Tag Archives: garlic

Guacamole

The fruit cookbook, 238pp. by Stephanie Jonas Reed Books, Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia, 1985 Cooking on page 32 Stephanie Jonas’ interest in fruit is hardly surprising. Her grandparents, Alfred and Louisa Jonas, established a fruit shop in downtown Melbourne in … Continue reading

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Sardine pâté

Quick, thrifty cooking, 312pp. Reader’s Digest Kitchens Reader’s Digest (Australia), Surry Hills, 1985 Cooking on page 32 Most of us are familiar with the magazines and condensed books published by Reader’s Digest, but did you know they do cookbooks too? … Continue reading

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Curry laksa

Takeaway: noodle soups, salads and stir-fries, 160pp. by Les Huynh Murdoch Books Australia, Millers Point NSW, 2006 Cooking on pages 32–33 This is the second page-32 recipe by Les Huynh that I have made for this blog. The first was … Continue reading

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Mussel, tomato and basil soup (plus fish stock)

á la grecque: our Greek table, 256pp. by Pam Talimanidis Hardie Grant Books, Melbourne, 2009 Cooking on page 32 Pam Talimanidis got sucked in to running the Á la grecque restaurant in Aireys Inlet in 2004. That’s when her husband, … Continue reading

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Fennel, tomato and garlic gratin

Cooking from the market: vegetables, 192pp. by Murdoch Books test kitchen Murdoch Books Australian Millers Point NSW, 2009 Cooking on page 32 We love vegetables and I try to cook seasonally whenever possible. So this seemed the perfect book to … Continue reading

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Spaghetti with feta

The vegetarian gourmet, 128pp. by Roz Denny Ultimate Editions, London, 1995 Cooking on page 32 According to the pencilled price on the inside front cover, I bought this secondhand for $4. At first I thought it was based on recipes … Continue reading

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Florentine salad

Betty Crocker’s cookbook, 575pp. (I think) by Betty Crocker Kitchens Golden Press, New York, 1981 Cooking on page 32 In keeping with my love of snooping through other people’s bookshelves, I pounced on this when we visited my friend, Joy, … Continue reading

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