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Date night: beef rendang

Recently a friend asked the following question: what to cook for a man who was invited to dinner. Aforementioned dinner was explicitly pitched as being not-a-date, however my friend was hoping that a not-a-date dinner would provide an opportunity to … Continue reading

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In the genes: Simple Malaysian Beef Curry

It’s a primordial soup, here. ¬†The clouds and the rain have settled in, sandwiching the town between the smell of the forest and the salt tang of the sea. The Otway¬†Ranges are wet, temperate rainforest sliding down into the Southern … Continue reading

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An intimate archaeology: Chicken curry

Somewhere, packed away in a cupboard, I have a box of letters and diaries from my child- and early adult- hood. Every time I move house they come with me. They contain things that are too painful to look at: … Continue reading

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Green banana curry

Well this dish was just a complete surprise really. I had some bananas from Birregurra Organics but despite all my best attempts at encouragement and tricks with paper bags the little buggers remained resolutely green and hard. But it was … Continue reading

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