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Marinated cucumbers

The Russian heritage cookbook, 320pp. by Lynn Visson The Overlook Press, New York, 2004 Cooking on page 32 Lynn Vission grew up in New York surrounded by Russian food and culture. Her mother is from St Petersburg and her father … Continue reading

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Peppered chicken

The complete stir-fry cookbook, 256pp. edited by Jane Price, Family Circle Kitchens Murdoch Books, Sydney, 2000 Cooking on page 132 This book is used regularly in my house. I bought it when it first came out and it’s been a … 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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Onion soup

Bride’s first recipes, 47pp. by Irene Chalmers Potpourri Press, Greensboro North Carolina, 1975 Cooking on page 32 The cookbooks featured on this blog usually come from my collection, the local library or my forays into the bookshelves belongings to friends … Continue reading

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Chicken and sweetcorn soup

Proper pub food, 256pp. by Tom Kerridge Absolute Press, Bath UK, 2013 Cooking on page 32–33 Tom and Beth Kerridge opened their pub, The Hand & Flowers in Marlow, UK, in 2005. Before that Kerridge spent all of his cooking … Continue reading

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Fried rice (Ghana)

The spice of Ghana life: the guide to Ghanaian cuisine, 52pp. recipes by Eli Kportufe Global Mama, Accra, Ghana, 2009 Cooking on page 32 This cookbook had a good workout recently and it doesn’t even belong to me. It belongs … Continue reading

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Tamarind fish curry

Sri Lanka food, 188pp. by Sarogini Kamalanathan Four Wallas Publishing, South Perth Western Australia, 2013 Cooking on page 132–33 One of the best holidays we’ve ever had was two weeks in Sri Lanka in the late 1980s. We arrived in … Continue reading

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