Miguel whips up race day treats
The Living Room, Ten, Friday at 7.30pm
THE Living Room team saddles up for a Melbourne Cup-themed episode.
Barry Du Bois uncovers how the Melbourne Cup is transformed from tiny gold flecks into the shining symbol of Australian horse racing.
For those involved in making it – from the miners who dig the gold to the spinner who shapes it – it’s a lot of pressure, with the end result needing accuracy within a tenth of a millimetre.
Dr Chris Brown heads to
The Hunter Valley, where he meets a horse with a high-pitched problem.
Come race day, revellers across Australia will be scrambling for a drink and canape. To make sure you impress friends and family at your Melbourne Cup party, Miguel Maestre (pictured) has three canapes that are quick, easy and delicious.