Category Archives: Main dish

Kung pao chicken

Simply stir-fries, 144pp. by the Reader’s Digest kitchens Reader’s Digest, Ultimo New South Wales, 2007 Cooking on page 32–33 This is one of five books I own from the Australian kitchens of the Reader’s Digest. co enough, three of the … Continue reading

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Crispy skin salmon with citrus

Relish 2010: great food for a good cause, 146pp. various contributors The Rotary Club of St Kilda, Victoria, 2009 Cooking on page 32 I have a soft spot for Rotary Clubs around the world. Back in the mid-1970s, I won … Continue reading

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Soy-marinated steak

One pan roasts, 160pp. by Molly Shuster Murdoch Books, Sydney, 2017 Cooking on page 32 This book is all about getting people to realise that cooking at home isn’t all that hard and is well worth doing. The introduction spells … Continue reading

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Chicken and pea traybake

At my table: a celebration of home cooking, 288pp. by Nigella Lawson Chatto and Windus, London, 2017 Cooking on page 132–33 Nigella Lawson is one of the goddesses of home cooking. The recipes in this book are the foods she … Continue reading

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Beef ragout (pronounced beef ragu)

Ethnodelicious: eat, travel, collect, 160pp. by Dorinda Hafner and William and Dorothy Hall Cameron House, Winfield South Australia, 2005 Cooking on page 32–33 My other blog covers our travels, so I was instantly drawn to this cookbook that features a … Continue reading

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Bayou jambalaya

Make-ahead entertaining, 160pp. by Mable and Gar Hoffman HPBooks, Tucson Arizona, 1985 Cooking on page 96 (32 x 3) Back in the 1970s and 80s, Mabel and Gar Hoffman were HPBooks’ best-selling cookbook team. This is the second time I’ve … Continue reading

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Tandoori fish and cucumber tomato salad

Easy: 100 delicious dishes for every day, 256pp. by Bill Granger HarpersCollinsPublisher, Sydney, 2012 Cooking on page 32 Bill Granger is well-known in Australia and beyond. He regularly contributes to national magazines and newspaper, and his television series has been … Continue reading

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