Tag Archives: sesame seeds

Biggel balls

Green eggs and ham cookbook, 64pp. by Georgeanne Brennan Random House, New York, 2006 Cooking on page 32 I love Dr Seuss books and am especially fond of The Cat in the Hat. Georgeanne Brenna and Frankie Frankeny, who collaborated … Continue reading

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Yakiniku beef

The quick and easy Japanese cookbook, 104pp. by Katsuyo Kobayashi Kodansha International, Tokyo, 2000 Cooking on page 32 Katsuyo Kobayashi was a powerhouse of Japanese cooking. For more than 30 years, she showed people how to make good food with a … Continue reading

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Miso soup with sesame and tofu

Everyday Harumi, 192pp. by Harumi Kurihara Conrad Octopus, London, 2009 Cooking on pages 132–33 Over the years, we’ve had three Japanese exchange students—Asami, Yuri and Yumi. Asami was the first. Oh gosh, were we lucky with her. Before coming to … Continue reading

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Soba noodle salad with rainbow vegetables and sesame dressing

Very fond of food: a year in recipes, 277pp. by Sophie Dahl Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, 2011 Cooking on page 32 Sophie Dahl began her career as a fashion model but moved on to her true passion, writing, in the … Continue reading

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Yaki soba dipping sauce and yaki soba

The wagamama cookbook, 192pp. by Hugh Arnold Kyle Cathie, London, 2004 Cooking on page 32 and page 110 Wagamama restaurants serve East Asian food with a Japanese flair. There’s an outlet in Canberra, and I have to admit that I’ve … Continue reading

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Marinated bean sprout and sesame salad

Vegetarian cooking, 128pp. edited by Maryanne Blacker Australian Women’s Weekly Home Library, 1990 Cooking on page 32 I’ve been known to be a fete ‘slut’—cruising book stalls at local school, church and Lifeline events. I think I bought this book … Continue reading

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Oriental cabbage salad

Temptations from Tempe, 108pp. compiled by the Welcome Wagon Club of Tempe Cookbook Publishers, Olathe, Kansas, 1987 Cooking on page 16 We swung through central Nebraska on our way to a family wedding in Omaha. Our first stop was with … Continue reading

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