Category Archives: Snack

Sardine pâté

Quick, thrifty cooking, 312pp. Reader’s Digest Kitchens Reader’s Digest (Australia), Surry Hills, 1985 Cooking on page 32 Most of us are familiar with the magazines and condensed books published by Reader’s Digest, but did you know they do cookbooks too? … Continue reading

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Polenta porridge with honey

River Cottage: light and easy, 416pp. by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall Bloomsbury Publishing, London, 2014 Cooking on page 32 Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s basic sourdough bread recipe is a staple at our house, but this is the first time I have cooked from one … Continue reading

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Roast pumpkin and feta bruschetta

Shared plates, 192pp. by The Australian Women’s Weekly Bauer Media Books, Sydney, 2015 Cooking on page 32 The Australian Women’s Weekly magazine now comes out monthly, but it churns out new cookbooks all the time. This one is a lead … Continue reading

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Raspberry yoghourt ice cream

Cranks puddings and desserts, 80pp. compiled by Daphne Swann Guinness Superlatives, Middlesex, England, 1987 Cooking on page 32 The first Cranks restaurant opened in Carnaby Street, London, in 1961. At that time, there were only a few vegetarian restaurants in … Continue reading

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Turmeric hummus

  The turmeric cookbook, 128pp. recipes by Nicole Pisani, Oliver Pagani and Gosia Zielony Aster, Octopus Publishing, London, 2017 Cooking on pages 32–33 The wonderful properties of turmeric have been touted a lot over the last few years, and I … Continue reading

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Apple cheese loaf

The Australian apple recipe book, 76pp. no author named Southern Holding Publishers, Huonville, Tasmania, 1992 Cooking on page 32 In addition to a collection of apple recipes, this little book has a short history of apples. John Pascoe Fawkner is … Continue reading

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Banana bread

Home food: all your favourites with a twist, 400pp. edited by Gordana Trifunovic Murdoch Books, Sydney, 2003 Cooking on page 32–33 This is one of many cookbooks given to me by exchange students who have brought so much joy to … Continue reading

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