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Handy Bread Hint

Living remote, I do not have ready access to fresh bread rolls so I must either buy them in bulk when I go to town, or bake my own.  Either way, living alone means I do not need a lot … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Peanut Sauce

It can be done!  Another use for the slow-cooker.  It is even easier to make, and in my opinion, just as good as my more complicated version.  I had some on toast this morning. and a few spoonsful left over after … 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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Potato~top Mince Pie

Some might call this a cottage pie. I don’t. 500g beef mince 2 onions, chopped finely 2 carrots, one grated, one sliced or diced 1 Tbsp tomato paste 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce 1 tsp oyster sauce 1 tsp mushroom soy … Continue reading

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Salmon and Black Rice Salad

Now that I have discovered black rice, with its delicious flavour and nutty texture, I am working out new ways to enjoy it.  Especially ways that use ingredients easily obtained and stored here in the back of beyond.  That basically … Continue reading

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