Category Archives: Fruit

Messy strawberries Romanoff

Casual entertaining, 160pp. by Ross Dobson Ryland Peters and Small, London, 2009 Cooking on pages 132–33 This is the fourth Ross Dobson recipe I’ve made for this blog. The first one—a sensational fish dish—was shared here more than six years … Continue reading

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Ambassador

How to make over 200 cocktails, 122pp. by Margaret Barca Penguin Books Australia, Ringwood, Victoria, 2001 Cooking on page 32 I have no idea how I came to own this little book. Maybe it belongs to one of our daughters. Years … Continue reading

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Raspberry yoghourt ice cream

Cranks puddings and desserts, 80pp. compiled by Daphne Swann Guinness Superlatives, Middlesex, England, 1987 Cooking on page 32 The first Cranks restaurant opened in Carnaby Street, London, in 1961. At that time, there were only a few vegetarian restaurants in … Continue reading

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Stilton, walnuts and dried fruit cheese plate

Cheese: a collection of sweet and savory recipes for every course, 224pp. by Georgeanne Brennan New Holland Publishers (Australia), Sydney, 2011 Cooking on pages 32–33 We are a family of cheese lovers, so I couldn’t resist buying this book. Luckily … Continue reading

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Banana smoothie

Healthy food your kids will love!, 128pp. by Jenny O’Dea Williams Collins Publishers, Auckland, 1986 Cooking on page 32 This cookbook takes a comprehensive look at children’s nutrition, as well as their eating habits and how to improve them. The … Continue reading

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Quince compote

  Cooking solo: the joy of cooking for yourself, 226pp. by Klancy Miller Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, New York, 2016 Cooking on page 32 When I first moved to Australia in 1982, I was confronted with a fruit tree I did … Continue reading

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Apple cheese loaf

The Australian apple recipe book, 76pp. no author named Southern Holding Publishers, Huonville, Tasmania, 1992 Cooking on page 32 In addition to a collection of apple recipes, this little book has a short history of apples. John Pascoe Fawkner is … Continue reading

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