Tag Archives: almonds

Negroni tart (and sweet shortcut pastry)

Love to eat, 302pp. by Valli Little HarpersCollinsPublishers Australia, Sydney, 2014 Cooking on page 32 This is yet another book in the collection produced by Australia’s popular delicious magazine, which was voted Magazine Brand of the Year for 2018. I’ve always … Continue reading

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Goat cheese torta

Being dead is no excuse, 243pp. by Gayden Metcalfe and Charlotte Hays Miramax Books, New York 2005 Cooking on page 232 Here you have it folks—The Official Southern Ladies Guide to Hosting the Perfect Funeral. This isn’t so much a … Continue reading

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Chickpeas with yoghurt topping and pitta croutons

Modern flavours of Arabia, 208pp. by Suzanne Husseini Hardie Grant Books, Melbourne, 2012 Cooking on pages 32–33 I’ve lived in four Middle Eastern countries and travelled in many more, so the foods of Arabia are close to my heart and … Continue reading

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Brown rice and lentils, dried cranberries and roasted carrots

Ancient grains, 208pp. by Catherine Saxelby Arbon Publishing, Crows Nest NSW, 2013 Cooking on page 132–33 I love using grains in cooking, so this book was a natural choice for me. While the cover of the book identifies only one … Continue reading

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Tasty sausage rice

Cooking with rice, 70pp. Australian Recipe Series, No. 13 Australian Universities Press, Sydney, 1973 Cooking on page 32 This series is made up of 20 cookbooks, covering topics such as fish, meat, salads, wine, cheese, oriental, casseroles and, being from … Continue reading

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Raspberry and ricotta parfaits

The Biggest Loser: 100 healthy desserts, 174pp. with nutrition consultant, Dr. Trent Watson Hardie Grant Books, Melbourne, 2012 Cooking on page 32 The Biggest Loser television series has been popular in Australia and given weight loss a high priority. So … Continue reading

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Nectarine, watercress and toasted almond salad with lime dressing

The Good Life, 328pp. by Adrian Richardson Pan Macmillan, Australia, 2011 Cooking on page 32 It’s been almost two years since I typed out this recipe when we visited our dear Emma in Perth, Western Australia. Emma was our second … Continue reading

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