Monthly Archives: August 2011

Sneaking in a Turnip

I can’t remember the last time I cooked with a turnip and am prepared to go out on a limb and suggest that it may have been in the last century.  Which is a little strange as when I was … Continue reading

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Recipes from Australia’s Masterchef

I wasn’t going to buy Adam Liaw’s cookbook, Two Asian Kitchens, but when I saw it in a shop for $10, well I changed my mind.  I’m not sure what others think of Masterchef but for me Series 2 was the … Continue reading

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Pacifica Blue Plates

Quite a cold day yesterday in Melbourne, even during the middle of the day when a few of us went down to Federation Square to welcome Cadel back.   Its been an interesting week at work, to say the least, so I … Continue reading

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More Pasta

More Great Italian Pasta is one of Diane Seed’s cookbooks.  Probably a little less accessible than The Top One Hundred Pasta Sauces and to be honest I can’t remember ever using it before.  But I have a bit of a thing … Continue reading

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Turquoise

Greg and Lucy Malouf produce some beautiful cookbooks and I think Turquoise is the nicest of them, at least from the ones I’ve had a look at.  This book is part cookbook, part travel book, and having spent a week in … Continue reading

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Masterchef Vol 1

Last night being the last day of Masterchef and all that, I thought I’d pull out the book from the first series, given to me for Xmas two years ago.  The other parameter in play was that I had a … Continue reading

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Sausage Day

I have a few books on charcuterie and while the weather is still cool I need to tick them off.  Today I made two of my favourite types of sausages from two books.  I made fresh chorizo from Cured by Lindy Wildsmith and weisswurst … Continue reading

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