Sites and links that I find useful or interesting for one reason or another. Food and cookery blogs are listed in the blogroll, which is over there and down a bit ->


Glossary of Cooking Terms from
Cook’s Thesaurus – lots of images, too
Standardised names for Asian Veggies in Australia
Guide to Australian fish names
MSA Beef primal and sub-primal cuts
Australian veg growers’ potato guide
Asian Ingredient Guide
Gernot Katzer’s Spice Pages
Asian greens from Cherry Farms in the UK
Dom’s guide to the cultured foods of Asia
Practically Edible – online food encyclopaedia with good conversion tool

Basic and intermediate Chinese pantry staples by the wonderful Barbara Fisher of Tigers & Strawberries
The epicentre – spice encyclopaedia
Natural Food Hub
Adventures in Thai Food and Travel ‘s favourite brands of pantry items
Clay’s Kitchen Glossary of Thai food

Discussion Boards and Forums

Cooking for Engineers
Cook’s Illustrated
Destitute Gourmet
Leite’s Culinaria
Food Candy
Chef Talk

Cooking Methods

William Rubel – traditional/hearth cooking
The Wok Shop (San Francisco)
Woks 101 and 102 from Barbara Fisher at Tigers & Strawberries
Outdoor Stir Fry How To!
Making a Flour Drum stove (pdf)
Home-made smokers and smokehouses at Eaglequest (a top name)

Regional/Ethic Cuisines

Little Ma’s Recipe Corner (Chinese)
Kei’s Kitchen (Japanese catering and cookery classes)
Like a Local – Shanghai
Orthodox Union Recipe Archive – Jewish
Gourmet Sleuth – Mexican
cdKitchen – USA
Razzle Dazzle recipes – USA


Janet Jarvitts
Clouston & Hall Academic Remainders Store – select “The Culinary Arts” from the menu
Feeding America – historical cookbooks
Google book search


Australian Food Blog List by Phil Lees of The Last Appetite
Top 50 Australian Food Blogs by Reemski of Tummyrumble
Is my blog burning?
Columbus Foodie’s massive food blog link list
Kiplogs massive link list


ANU Food Co-op
ABC TV’s The Cook and The Chef
Portion Sizes
Time Magazine’s “What the World Eats” – 15 families with their week’s groceries from Hungry Planet
Vegan food net
Super Chef


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