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Special offers for Christmas

It’s hard to believe, but another year has almost zoomed by and its time to think about Christmas! Looking for inspiration for presents for your family and friends? You can buy books direct from the author, personally signed to the … Continue reading

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Blue Ribbon raising funds at the Adelaide show

Author Liz Harfull and The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook will be helping to raise money for South Australian country shows at this year’s Royal Adelaide Show. The book will be sold as a fundraiser at the SA Country Shows stand … Continue reading

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Blue Ribbon hits the best-seller list

The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook has been rushed into a reprint after hitting the national best-seller list for non-fiction. The book reached No 4 on the charts tracking sales through book retailers last month, just a few copies behind chef … Continue reading

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The perfect scone

A final recipe to help your prepare for tomorrow’s Biggest Morning Tea. What would a morning tea be without scones, jam and cream! Here is a great recipe from Queensland show cook Dorothy Rideout, who has made more than a … Continue reading

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A Victoria cake from Tassie

Today’s recipe to help you prepare for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is a wonderful, old-fashioned cake that is still found on most show schedules in Tasmania. It comes from Bream Creek show cook Judy Berry who regularly takes out the most … Continue reading

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Shirley’s Orange Cake

Today’s recipe to help you prepare for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is in memory of Shirley Schilg, who died from ovarian cancer at the age of 44. It is featured in The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook courtesy of her daughter Tammie … Continue reading

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A virtual approach to the Biggest Morning Tea

To help raise funds for the Cancer Council, a group of enterprising authors from Australia and New Zealand is taking part in a special Twitter event as part of Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea on Thursday, May 22. Led by Queensland … Continue reading

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ABC Landline story coming up

A story about show cooking and The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook is due to go to air this Sunday on ABC’s popular Landline program. Put together by presenter Pip Courtney, a keen cook in her own right, the story is … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Special

There is still a little time to order the Blue Ribbon Mother’s Day special. Special One:  The brand new Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook, released in March, plus a copy of Liz Harfull’s best-selling Women of the Land – the stories … Continue reading

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Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook out now

The much-anticipated follow-up to Liz’s first award-winning book was launched last week to a sell-out crowd in Brisbane and is now available in book shops across Australia. The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook captures the stories, generational knowledge and first-prize winning … Continue reading

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