Category Archives: Appetiser

Marinated cucumbers

The Russian heritage cookbook, 320pp. by Lynn Visson The Overlook Press, New York, 2004 Cooking on page 32 Lynn Vission grew up in New York surrounded by Russian food and culture. Her mother is from St Petersburg and her father … Continue reading

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Cannellini beans with rosemary, prawns and lemon

Cooking at home, 250pp. by Karen Martini Penguin Australia, Camberwell, Victoria, 2008 Cooking on page 32–33 I’ve always liked Karen Martini’s recipes. Although not found on any page 32, her Spanish-style spiced almonds are a family favourite, which I’ve tweaked … Continue reading

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Avocado with vinaigrette dressing

The complete international Jewish cookbook, 496pp. by Evelyn Rose Pan Books, London, 1976 Cooking on pages 32–33 Evelyn Rose got her start in food when she took a home economics class in Seattle where she was evacuated to from Britain … Continue reading

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Cream cheese with wasabi

Izakaya, 236pp. by Hideo Dekura New Holland Publishers, Sydney, 2015 Cooking on page 32 Since 2003, we’ve been lucky enough to host three Japanese exchange students—Asami, Yuri and Yumi. Asami was the cook among them. Before coming to Australia to … Continue reading

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Goat cheese torta

Being dead is no excuse, 243pp. by Gayden Metcalfe and Charlotte Hays Miramax Books, New York 2005 Cooking on page 232 Here you have it folks—The Official Southern Ladies Guide to Hosting the Perfect Funeral. This isn’t so much a … Continue reading

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Onion soup

Bride’s first recipes, 47pp. by Irene Chalmers Potpourri Press, Greensboro North Carolina, 1975 Cooking on page 32 The cookbooks featured on this blog usually come from my collection, the local library or my forays into the bookshelves belongings to friends … Continue reading

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Zucchini patties

The farmers’ market family cookbook, 256pp. by Murdoch Books Test Kitchen Murdoch Books, Millers Point NSW, Australia, 2012 Cooking on page 32 An invitation to your house for a cup of tea or coffee is also an unwitting invitation to … Continue reading

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