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Getting a head start on your meal sounds like a good idea, but you don't have to buy pre-prepared off the shelf all the time.
It makes sense to have as much of the nightly meal ready to go when time is such a precious commodity. A great pasta sauce, mayonnaise or dressing can really jazz up an evening meal and when you keep the ingredients simple and as fresh as possible, you can't go wrong. Just be sure to follow our reviews, comparisons and information to make sure you buy the best products.
Herbs and spices
Sauces and dressings
Tests by CHOICE have shown that the best indicator of quality is on the ingredients list on the label. Our food experts show you the best supermarket products as well as some great recipes to make your own sauces and dressings.
Food warnings and safety, Nutrition, Groceries, Packaging, labelling and advertising
Nutrition, Diet and fitness, Feeding children, Food warnings and safety, Groceries, Packaging, labelling and advertising
Choose wisely to avoid overly processed foods and added fat, sugar and sodium.
Do you love your lactose, or are you dairy-free? Either way we'll help you find the best quality products.
We weigh in on weight-loss schemes and diet food fads to challenge the porky pies.