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Mirin and Teriyaki sauce

Japanese pantry basics bought, jet lag and karaoke bar hangover dispersed it was time to start cooking. But because I am a food technologist I need to know precisely what I'm dealing with. In her book "Japanese Women Don't Get Fat or Old" Naomi Moriyama talks...

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12 February
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Backyard Ham Choy

  Rootling around for a quick blog post today I look out of my own kitchen window and see a neat row of green vegetables lined up in the bright winter sun.  My mother in law (henceforth known as MIL) goes about her business peacefully and...

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03 August
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Broccoli Rabe and Steak

Although we are 48 hours away from our winter solstice it's 23 degrees and bright sunshine this Sunday.I don't actually have my Australian Passport yet so I'd better make safe and spark up the barbie:- I can do without a visit from the Immigration Department...

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22 June
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Cold. Sticky Toffee Date Cake Cold

Time to cook this again tonight for friends. It's winter here. It's chilly. Perfect for this: I'm afraid we were on to the second bottle of shiraz voigner when I took the pictures so they are slightly squiffy. Those aren't my hands Yes, I know there are...

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01 June