From a well-known and much-loved cooking writer comes this collection of essential recipes Containing recipes you will love to cook over and over again from the woman who taught Australia to cook, this is a brilliant cookbook that belongs in every kitchen. The recipes are triple-tested to ensure a complete success every time and are easy to follow, making them ideal for beginning cooks. Recipes include classics such as French Onion Soup, Risotto Alla Milanese, and Beef Stroganoff, alongside modern dishes such as Wonton Soup, Salt and Pepper Calamari, and Tandoori Chicken.
There are also plenty of delicious sweet recipes such as Pavlova, Sticky Date Pudding, and Pears in Red Wine. Recipes also include variations as well as plenty of hints and tips. There are introductions for each recipe, where Margaret vividly recalls the people, events, and travel that have influenced her cooking. Includes a conversion chart.