Christmas postage deadlines: Sunday Dec 8 for WA, NT, SA, TAS & remote QLD; Sunday Dec 15 for NSW, VIC and metro QLD.

Cheese cloth, 100 per cent cotton, lint free

Keep cheese cloth handy in the kitchen for making cheese, straining soups and sauces, basting turkey, making herb and spice bags for bouquet garni, and steaming fish and puddings. Avanti cheesecloth is 100 per cent cotton, lint-free gauze, 90cm x 250cm, with a selvedge edge. It is soft, absorbent and reusable. Cut to size as required. Before use, rinse in cold water to remove residue.