Tag Archives: asparagus

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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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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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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Asparagus—grilled with Parmesan and balsamic vinegar

The only recipes you’ll ever need, 4 ways to cook almost everything, 144pp. by Tony Turnbull Quadrille Publishing, London, 2013 Cooking on page 32 I love the premise of this book. Every two-page spread focuses on a single ingredient or … Continue reading

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Oven roasted tomato, broad bean and asparagus salad

Simply heaven, 166pp. by Kraft Kitchens Kraft Foods Limited, South Wharf Victoria, Australia, 2009 Cooking on pages 32–33 Here’s another cookbook that friends, Ginny and Tim, gave me before they moved to Queensland. Their ‘gift’ was offered on the proviso … Continue reading

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Asparagus and camembert pies

fresh, 144pp. by Julie Biuso New Holland Publishers, Auckland, 2000 Cooking on page 32 This is another bargain buy from Canberra’s regular Lifeline Book Fair. It was one of about 15 cookbooks I bought on the last day of the fair, … Continue reading

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Asparagus soup

Soup, 190pp. by Pippa Cuthbert and Lindsay Cameron Wilson New Holland Publishers, Sydney, 2011 Cooking on page 32 Not so long ago, Poor John and I drove from Canberra to Perth and back. It took us just over a month, … Continue reading

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