Category Archives: lunch

Stracciatella soup (chicken and egg soup)

Wow! It’s Italian, experience the essence of Italian cooking, 101pp. by Hilda Inglese Hilda and Laurie Inglese, Melbourne, 2013 Cooking on page 32 Hilda Inglese’s family migrated from the tiny Italian village of Roccacaramanico to the Yarra Valley in Australia … Continue reading

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Sardines on toast

Gran’s family table, 209pp. by Natalie Oldfield HarperCollinsPublishers (New Zealand), Auckland, 2011 Cooking on pages 32–33 This is the second time I have cooked a page-32 recipe from one of Natalie Oldfield’s books. The first one was for muffins. Oldfield … Continue reading

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Salsicce (sausages) with white beans and gremolata

Food, Cook, Eat, 256pp. by Lulu Grimes Murdoch Books Australia, Millers Point, 2003 Cooking on page 32–33 The inside cover of this book says the recipes are designed for people who enjoy eating in cafés and bistros, and who want … Continue reading

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Corn chowder

The Vegetarian Adventure, 320pp. by Karen Meyer James Squire Color Printing, Richmond, 1983 Cooking on page 132 This is one of many cookbooks I bought at one of the regular Lifeline Book Fairs. There is such a great deal on … Continue reading

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The unloved iceberg salad

Outback pantry, 180pp. by Lynton Tapp Hardie Grant Publishing, Richmond Victoria, 2015 Cooking on page 32 Lynton Tapp grew up on a cattle station in the Katherine region of Australia’s Northern Territory. That’s where he learned the pleasure of living … Continue reading

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Warm pumpkin bruschetta

The gut foundation cookbook, 160pp. edited by Terry Bolin and Geradline Georgeou HarperCollinsPublishers Australia, Sydney, 2009 Cooking on page 32 Poor nutrition can have a devastating impact on people of all ages. To help Australians get on track with their … Continue reading

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Poached eggs

The great Aussie bloke’s cookbook, 212pp. by Kim Terakes Penguin Group (Australia), Camberwell Victoria, 2008 Cooking on page 32 In the introduction, Kim Terakes describes himself as ‘a fifty-year-old, fat, bald bloke’ who is not a chef, but who ‘can … Continue reading

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