Category Archives: Con-fusion cooking

Shakshuka

Shakshuka [Eggs Poached in Spicy Tomato Sauce] A new breakfast to start the day with a zing.   I really like this one. Adapted from Saveur , who say it is an Israeli dish of  Libyan origin.  Others say it is Tunisian, or … Continue reading

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Smoke

Found at last something I have been looking for over the years.  Liquid smoke! I shall start experimenting as soon as the order arrives.    

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Chocolate Cake Vs. Sachertorte

In 2008 I visited the Sacher hotel in Vienna, and tried a piece of their famous cake.  With a cup of coffee, a slice cost me 10 Euro, about $NZ25 at the time.   I took a great photo of … Continue reading

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Portuguese Pork Curry

Now at last I have a working oven and stove again, and I am released from bondage to the slow cooker.  I also bought a big pile of nicely priced short-dated lean pork fillets last time I was in Halls … Continue reading

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Outback Linguine and Meatballs

A standard Italian dish with a subtly delicious outback twist.   Lemon myrtle. The sauce is prepared in a slow cooker. Sauce 1 can chopped tomatoes 2 Tbsp tomato paste 1 onion, chopped 1/2 capsicum, chopped 1 pod of chicken or … Continue reading

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Smoked Cod Fish Cakes

  For these fish cakes I recommend using instant mashed potato, for the very simple reason that it allows you to make full use of the smoked fish flavour by making the mash with the milk used to cook the fish. … Continue reading

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