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Sardines on toast

Gran’s family table, 209pp. by Natalie Oldfield HarperCollinsPublishers (New Zealand), Auckland, 2011 Cooking on pages 32–33 This is the second time I have cooked a page-32 recipe from one of Natalie Oldfield’s books. The first one was for muffins. Oldfield … Continue reading

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Chicken, chorizo and cauliflower bake

Cooking for family and friends, 240pp. by Joe Wicks Bluebird, Pan Macmillan, London, 2017 Cooking on page 32 Joe Wicks—also known as the Body Coach—is a British fitness coach, TV presenter and author, specialising in cooking and fitness books. His … Continue reading

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Braised lamb and yogurt

Easy curry cookery, 128pp. by The Australian Women’s Weekly ACP Publishing, Sydney, 1996 Cooking on page 32 I first encountered this book many years ago when Steve, a workmate, brought leftover curry for lunch. He heated it in the microwave … Continue reading

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Chicken and winter-vegetable soup

Cuisine rapide, 372pp. by Pierre Franey and Bryan Miller Times Books, New York, 1989 Cooking on pages 32–33 This cookbook is all about making meals on the fly. The recipes are originally from an American PBS (Public Broadcasting System) television … Continue reading

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Prawn pilaf

Epicure: summer, 192pp. by various contributors The Age newspaper, John Fairfax Publications, Sydney, 2006 Cooking on page 32 This cookbook is filled with yummy-looking recipes from three of Australia’s leading lights in the food industry—Jill Dupleix, Brigitte Hafner and Stephanie … Continue reading

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Chickpeas with tomato (chhole)

Curry nation, Britain’s 100 favourite curries, 224pp. by Madhur Jaffrey Ebury Press, Cooking on page 132 We love curries. It’s probably just as well because, over the last three years, we’ve spent almost six months in India and eaten some … 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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