Category Archives: Vegetable

Garden greens and chorizo soup

Will and Steve: home cook, aspiring chef, 224pp. by Will Stewart and Steve Flood Harlequin Mira, Sydney, 2016 Cooking on page 32 When Will Stewart and Steve Flood won our national My Kitchen Rules in 2015, they were the first all-male … Continue reading

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Warm eggplant salad

  Moroccan: food for friends, 192pp. recipes by Tess Mallos Murdoch Books Australia, Millers Point, 2005 Cooking on pages 32–33 Eight years ago we spent a month travelling overland in Morocco. Our journey took us into the Atlas Mountains, throughout … Continue reading

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Fried chanterelles

Traditional Latvian cooking, 64pp. translated by Terëze Svilane Zvaigzne, Rigä, 2015 Cooking on page 32–33 When we were travelling in Latvia earlier this year, it took me a long time to find a local cookbook in English but I had … 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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Spiced lamb backstrap

Tooheys Brothers cooking handbook, 240pp. no author named Ebury Press Book, Random House, North Sydney, 2015 Cooking on page 132 This book begins by introducing James and John Toohey, two brothers who, in the second half of the 1800s, set … Continue reading

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Warm pumpkin bruschetta

The gut foundation cookbook, 160pp. edited by Terry Bolin and Geradline Georgeou HarperCollinsPublishers Australia, Sydney, 2009 Cooking on page 32 Poor nutrition can have a devastating impact on people of all ages. To help Australians get on track with their … Continue reading

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Asparagus with bacon and blue cheese

Lunchbox bible, 258pp. by Margaret Barca Penguin Group, Australia, 2007 Cooking on page 32 I work from home, so don’t have to take lunches to the office, but it is one of my favourite meals of the day. So I … Continue reading

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