Category Archives: accompaniment

Dukkah

Outback Dukkah with Home-made Bread   The original recipe for dukkah (or duqqa) is Egyptian I believe, and I understand there are Moroccan variations.  This is my version.  What goes into my dukkah depends on what is available. I made … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Tomato Sauce

Here in the outback, you make do with what is on hand and waste as little as possible.  Even the liquid from pickle jars has potential.  I think my use of it is quite innovative. Fresh tomatoes are not usually … Continue reading

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Outback Rice with Black Beans and Mushroom

I’m not sure if this is a pilaf or a paella.  Whatever, it is quick, easy and very tasty.  It also has a lot of potential for variation so I shall be experimenting further. It came about as a result … Continue reading

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Lyn’s Outback Corned Beef Fritters

Lyn’s Outback Corned Beef Fritters In Lyn’s words, ” these are so simple but so fuckin good”. She is right. The batter is light and fluffy, and crisp on the outside. Corned beef chopped to 2cm cubes 1 large onion … Continue reading

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Artichoke Hummus

Artichoke Hummus 2 x 400g cans of chickpeas 6 Tbsp. liquid from the cans 200g marinated artichoke hearts, drained 4 tsp tahini 1 Tbsp. crushed garlic 1 tsp salt 6 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 4 Tbsp. lemon juice Paprika … Continue reading

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Vegetable Sayur – quick and easy

This is my vegetarian day version of a dish usually made with chicken and vegetables. Very quick, very simple, very tasty. 1 onion sliced into segments a bunch of bok choy, chopped A few slices of capsicum of assorted colours Peanut … Continue reading

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