Food of Australia: Contemporary Recipes from Australia's Leading Chefs (Food of the World Cookbooks)
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Drawing on European, Asian, Middle Eastern, and native Australian ingredients and cooking styles, the country's young and innovative chefs have melded these influences into a fresh and unique style of cooking. This book presents a cross section of recipes from twenty-two of Australia's leading chefs.
This book is divided into two sections. Part I contains lively essays by Australian culinary experts which introduce the history, culture and diverse influences which have shaped the development of contemporary Australian cuisine. Part II contains an overview of cooking in Australia, lists of ingredients that Australian cooking relies on, and over 70 of Australia’s favorite recipes
The Food of Australia contains easy-to-follow recipes with detailed descriptions and vibrant photography, enabling enthusiastic cooks anywhere to capture the unique flavors of this remarkable continent.
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shallots and garlic until transparent. Add the cucumber barrels, rice wine and shrimp. Season with salt, ginger juice and sugar and saute for a few minutes. Add the green tea leaves together with the soaking water. Simmer for 2 minutes over moderate heat. Deglaze the pan in which the veal was fried by adding the chicken stock and cooking until it is reduced by two-thirds. Add the whipped creme fraiche and simmer for 7 minutes. Whisk the sauce. Place a cutlet on each plate, ladle the cucumber and