Tag Archives: Australia

Pepperberry crackers

These crackers are the pair to the pepperberry leaf crackers I made a friend for her birthday. Those were diamond shape- a bit like the leaves of Tasmania’s native plant, these are round shaped- like the berries themselves. I think … Continue reading

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A day with the happy pigs – Open Day at Boxgum Grazing

I’ve been buying pork from the first Saturday Boxgum Grazing came to the Capital Region Farmers Market. I fell in love at first bite. Plus, Sam and Claire are so lovely, a crucial factor in attaining my loyal custom. Of … Continue reading

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Camp cooking – pork ribs with local cider and apples

A friend and I recently went camping for the weekend at the Tumut Festival of the Falling Leaf. It was wonderful. Tumut really does look beautiful at this time of year. It was great to get out of Canberra, and … Continue reading

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This is the only non-original recipe I’ve posted. It belongs to a very dear friend of mine, with whom I’ve had a great many good times, some of which included the baking of these very biscuits, as well as some … Continue reading

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Coat of Arms sliders

Australia Day is fast approaching. This year, rather than cooking up some lamb why not take a cue from the first Australians. Emu and kangaroo meat is very good for you and raising the animals has a much lower environmental … Continue reading

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