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Zing ginger

Recently, I received a sample of certified-organic Zing ginger, and it certainly suits its name. It was grown on Bauer’s Organic Farm in the Lockyer Valley. Rob Bauer is a very knowledgeable and dedicated certified-organic farmer and I always look … Continue reading

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Grapefruit and ginger cordial

This cordial is popular with children and makes a delicious mixer for adult drinks. (yields about 600 ml): Prep/cooking time: about 20 min. plus chilling.. 250 ml pink or yellow grapefruit juice (2-3 fruits) 250 g white sugar 250 ml … Continue reading

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Excess figs

Our ‘Brown Turkey’ tree has produced lots of lovely, sweet figs this hot, dry summer – far too many for the two of us to eat. Not wanting to waste any of these delicious fruits, I searched my recipe books … Continue reading

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