Category Archives: Salad

Insalata di prosciutto e rucola (Cured ham and rocket salad)

The ASK Italian cookbook, 192pp. edited by Carla Capalbo Penguin Group, London, 2012 Cooking on pages 32–33 This cookbook combines favourite dishes from the ASK Italian restaurants in Britain, as well as recipes from chef Theo Randall and author Carla … Continue reading

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Chicken and asparagus pasta salad

Fast pasta, 400pp. tested by Woman’s Day Kitchens Bauer Media Group, Sydney, 2017 Cooking on pages 32–33 It’s summer in Australia and this week has been especially hot with temperatures approaching 34°C (93°F), so the goal has been to cook … 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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Cherry, walnut and fetta salad

  Traditional Christmas, 144pp. by The Australian Women’s Weekly Bauer Media Books, Sydney, 2015 Cooking on pages 32–33 I know it’s not Christmas, but Australians often celebrate a mid-year christmas in June or July when it’s winter in our part … Continue reading

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Sugar pumpkin with lentils and tangy dressing

Fired up vegetarian: no nonsense barbecuing, 184pp. by Ross Dobson Murdoch Books, Crows Nest NSW, 2013 Cooking on pages 132–33 I really like Ross Dobson’s flair with food. I first came across his recipe five years ago when we were … Continue reading

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Mixed bean salad

Shortcuts: more than 200 recipes for busy cooks, 184pp. The Australian Women’s Weekly kitchens ACP Books, Sydney, 2010 Cooking on page 32 This handy spiral bound book is filled with tips and recipes for cooks who are time-poor and short … Continue reading

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Hot German potato salad

North Hill cookery II, 136pp. by members and friends of North Hills Church of God Morris Press, Kearney Nebraska, USA, 1987 Cooking on page 32 Spiral-bound, paperback community cookery books are often a goldmine of recipes from talented home cooks. Most … Continue reading

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