Tag Archives: lemon

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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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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Lamb with herb and garlic rub

Roast dinner, 160pp. Reader’s Digest kitchens Reader’s Digest (Australia), Ultimo NSW, 2007 Cooking on page 32–33 Oh my, I can’t count how many roast dinners I’ve made over the years. Poor John’s Aunt Esther lived with us for eight years … Continue reading

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Smoky aubergines with lemon and garlic dressing

A Lebanese feast of vegetables, pulses, herbs and spices, 276pp. by Mona Hamadeh Constable and Robinson, London, 2015 Cooking on page 32–33 Poor John had three diplomatic postings in Lebanon—one for language training and two for work. I was along … Continue reading

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Cannellini beans with rosemary, prawns and lemon

Cooking at home, 250pp. by Karen Martini Penguin Australia, Camberwell, Victoria, 2008 Cooking on page 32–33 I’ve always liked Karen Martini’s recipes. Although not found on any page 32, her Spanish-style spiced almonds are a family favourite, which I’ve tweaked … Continue reading

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Grilled haloumi

Greek: heart-warming traditional recipes, 128pp. by the Australian Women’s Weekly Kitchens ACP Books, Sydney, 2012 Cooking on page 32 No way I could resist this cookbook and the recipe on page 32. I first tasted grilled haloumi (which I call … 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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