Forget Jamie Oliver, Gordon Ramsay and Nigella Lawson. Here is a selection of 100% Aussie cookbooks Ė some old (including several shockers from the 1970s), some new, some from famous cooks, some from obscure ones. Celebrate the finest Australian cuisine with 25 cookery books written by a diverse group including TV chefs of past and present, a politician, a cricketer, 14 beauty queens from 1971, a convict and many restaurateurs.
Published in 1992, more than 150 recipes from Gabriel Gate.
The Convict Recipe Book
Ex-con Baldwin cooked for the Governor of Tasmania in the mid-19th century.