Category Archives: Meat

Stir-fried pork with mushrooms

Ken Hom’s top 100 stir-fry recipes, 144pp. by Ken Hom BBC Books, London, 2004 Cooking on page 32–33 Although born in America, Ken Hom came to prominence as a chef through a Chinese cookery television series he did for the … Continue reading

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Lamb cutlet spiced with fennel (Shahi chaap amber)

India: in search of the perfect curry, 320pp. by Rick Stein BBC Books, London, 2013 Cooking on page 232 Regular visitors to this and/or my travel blog will know that I love India and Indian food. So I was keen … Continue reading

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Beef and barley soup

The big book of slow cooker, casseroles and more, 336pp. by Betty Crocker Kitchens Wiley Publishing, Hoboken, New Jersey, 2011 Cooking on page 32 For eight decades, Betty Crocker cookbooks have been popular in kitchens throughout America. I own several—including … Continue reading

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The full works with easy poached eggs

Leon: naturally fast food, 308pp. by Henry Dimbleby and John Vincent Conran Octopus, London, 2010 Cooking on page 32 This is the second cookbook produced by the people who started the Leon restaurants on London’s Carnaby Street in 2004. Back … Continue reading

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Beef and potato curry

Marie Claire fresh and easy: simple food for relaxed eating, 256pp. by Michele Cranston Murdoch Books Australia, Millers Point NSW, 2011 Cooking on pages 132–33 This recipe came to me in an unexpected way. A little while ago, Déwi invited … Continue reading

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Chicken, chorizo and cauliflower bake

Cooking for family and friends, 240pp. by Joe Wicks Bluebird, Pan Macmillan, London, 2017 Cooking on page 32 Joe Wicks—also known as the Body Coach—is a British fitness coach, TV presenter and author, specialising in cooking and fitness books. His … Continue reading

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Braised lamb and yogurt

Easy curry cookery, 128pp. by The Australian Women’s Weekly ACP Publishing, Sydney, 1996 Cooking on page 32 I first encountered this book many years ago when Steve, a workmate, brought leftover curry for lunch. He heated it in the microwave … Continue reading

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