Category Archives: Variety

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RECIPE: Spicy Beef Schnitzel

Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: This Spicy Beef Schnitzel recipe serves 4 and makes a fabulous meal when served with a jacket potato, sour cream and a green salad or green vegetables.

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Healthy Recipe: Chicken Fricassee in White Sauce with Peas & Carrots

Enjoy this healthy Italian dish: Chicken fricassee in white sauce with peas and carrots (serves 4)

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RECIPE: Avocado, Mango and Walnut Salad

Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: A light, healthy and summery dish, this Avocado, Mango and Walnut Salad is exceptionally tasty.

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RECIPE: Potato Truffle Soup

From the kitchen of Hotel Realm, a five star destination that we recently stayed at in Canberra, the nation’s capital, comes this great winter recipe for potato truffle soup.

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RECIPE: Banana Walnut Muffins

A good friend recently shared this great banana walnut muffin recipe with me, for which there are now many appreciative people. It takes only 30 minutes from start to finished. Enjoy!

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Creating Special Entertainment Areas for Spring

We’ve been rained out, kept in doors and buried ourselves beneath blankets during winter months. However, the first rays of light peaking through clouds is a sign that Spring is…

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RECIPE: Pasta Fresca

The third recipe in our series from the kitchen of Lisa & Maurizio at Castello di Casole, Tuscany, Italy, this pasta fresca recipe easily describes how to make fresh pasta the Italian way.

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RECIPE: Spicy Tomato Prawns

This is one of those simple recipes that should be used more often. You will often find spicy prawns in many dishes, but less frequently tomato prawns. Enjoy!

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Cooking with Minimal Waste

Few things in life are more enjoyable than a hearty, sociable meal with close friends. However, cooking for a dinner event can often create a large amount of waste. With…

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RECIPE: Osso Buco in Soffritto

The second in our series of recipes from the restaurant of Castello di Casole, the Tuscan hotel and restored farmhouses in Siena, Italy, is this fantastic Osso Buco recipe. Enjoy! Soffritto (literally “sub-friend” in Italian) forms the base of many common Italian dishes. It consists of aromatic ingredients sauteed with cooking oil.