Category Archives: Vegetable

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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Baked onions

  The new cookbook, 320pp. by Miriam Polunin Doubleday, Sydney, 1984 Cooking on pages 132–33 I’ve had this cookbook for more than 30 years and haven’t cooked from it for about two decades. It’s been parked on a bookshelf in … Continue reading

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Asparagus and quail’s egg salad

Food you can’t say no to, 192pp. by Tamasin Day-Lewis Quadrille Publishing, London, 2012 Cooking on page 32 I hadn’t heard of Tamasin Day-Lewis before. Turns out she is a noted English television chef and food critic, and has published … Continue reading

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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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