Category Archives: Salad

Smoky aubergines with lemon and garlic dressing

A Lebanese feast of vegetables, pulses, herbs and spices, 276pp. by Mona Hamadeh Constable and Robinson, London, 2015 Cooking on page 32–33 Poor John had three diplomatic postings in Lebanon—one for language training and two for work. I was along … 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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Oven roasted tomato, broad bean and asparagus salad

Simply heaven, 166pp. by Kraft Kitchens Kraft Foods Limited, South Wharf Victoria, Australia, 2009 Cooking on pages 32–33 Here’s another cookbook that friends, Ginny and Tim, gave me before they moved to Queensland. Their ‘gift’ was offered on the proviso … Continue reading

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Slow-roasted tomatoes on toasted sourdough with goat’s cheese

Relish mama, 260pp. by Nellie Kerrison Nellie Kerrison, Melbourne, 2014 Cooking on pages 32–33 For someone who cooks as much as I do, you’d think I’d have heard of Nellie Kerrison before now. Turns out Kerrison is a highly regarded … Continue reading

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Caramelized fig, orange and feta salad

Plenty more, 340pp. by Yotam Ottolenghi Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, 2014 Cooking on page 32 Everyone raves about Yotam Ottolenghi’s cookbooks. This is the first of his recipes that I’ve ever made. As an aside, I don’t own any of … Continue reading

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Soup delights (croutons)

  Mantle of safety cookbook 2, 227pp. by Port Augusta Air Branch Auxiliary of the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia, 1980 Cooking on page 32 The Royal Flying Doctor Service is one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive … Continue reading

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Heronswood tomato salad

Garden feast, 214pp. by Melissa King ABC Books, Sydney, 2007 Cooking on page 32 This book is a gold mine of information for those wanting to grow and cook their own produce. Author, Melissa King, knows what she’s talking about. … Continue reading

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