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Lemon, Pea and Pasta Salad

I served salmon prepared two different ways for Christmas dinner. We had gravlax cured in citrus vodka, and warm salmon steamed on a bed of dill. There was prawns and … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · 2 Comments

Thai Beef Salad

This is a fabulous dish for a crowd. It can be made hours ahead of schedule, in fact it improves if made hours ahead of schedule. I make Thai Beef … Continue reading

December 16, 2012 · 2 Comments

Chicken and mango Salad with Curried Yoghurt Dressing

This is one of those dishes that really is just a good idea with no hard and fast rules. I usually  make it with  chicken, poached, roasted or smoked but … Continue reading

December 7, 2012 · 8 Comments

Tuscan Vegetable Salad

  Grilled Mediterranean vegetables make a substantial salad. Each vegetable is cooked alone to ensure that its identity is maintained once the salad ingredients are dressed and tossed together. The … Continue reading

November 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Raw Mushroom Salad

This is a quick and simple idea that can be useful in many ways, simply as a salad with grilled meat, as a sophisticated tapas, piled high on toasted baguette … Continue reading

November 18, 2012 · Leave a comment


My home is only a few hundred metres from Melbourne’s “Little Vietnam”, a lively strip of mainly Asian grocery shops, fresh seafood sellers, green grocers and pork butchers. Interspersed among … Continue reading

April 19, 2012 · 6 Comments