Tag Archives: breadcrumbs

Macadamia-crumbed chicken strips

Home cooking, 256pp. by Valli Little HarperCollinsPublishers Australia, Sydney, 2012 Cooking on page 32 This is one of many cookbooks put out through a collaboration involving ABC Books (Australian Broadcasting Corporation), NewsLifeMedia and delicious magazines. The 100+ recipes here are … Continue reading

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Gratin of mussels

The cook’s companion, 824pp. by Stephanie Alexander Viking, Penquin Books Australia, Ringwood, Victoria, 1996 Cooking on page 432 Stephanie Alexander is one of Australia’s most highly regarded chefs. She learnt to cook at her mother’s side and spent many decades … Continue reading

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Stuffed squid (calamari)

  The best-ever Mediterranean cookbook, 256pp. by Jacqueline Clark and Joanna Farrow Hermes House, London, 2001 Cooking on page 132 We love Mediterranean cuisine, and this was one of the first cookbooks I bought to cover the variety of dishes … Continue reading

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Mushroom meat loaf

Blue plate special: the American diner cookbook, 226pp. by Elizabeth McKeon and Linda Everett Cumberland House Publishing, Nashville, Tennessee, 1996 Cooking on page 132 Having eaten in many diners as my family motored around the USA to visit relatives, I … 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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Scallops à la Jimmy

Fish and seafood cook book, 160pp. edited by Nancy Morton Better Homes and Gardens Books, 1971 Cooking on page 32 This cookbook was languishing in a box in an upstairs bedroom closet at Carol’s house in central Nebraska. I found … Continue reading

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Fish cakes (cutlesi ya samaki)

A taste of Zanzibar (chakula kizuri), 96pp. by Zarina Jafferji The Gallery Publications, Zanzibar, 2002 Cooking on page 32–33 A few years back Poor John and I had several magical days in Zanzibar. Even though we stayed in a rather … Continue reading

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