Category Archives: Australian

Anzac Cookies

Anzac Cookies

Anzac Day is April 25th in Australia and New Zealand—it’s a day to remember the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps who fought in WWI, and most notably at the Battle of Gallipoli, where they suffered huge losses (a rather parallel story to how Canadians and Newfoundlanders in particular remember the Battle of the Somme).… Read more

Seared Kangaroo Salad

Australians are oddly proud that they eat their national symbol. I’d say that Canadians can relate to this–beaver certainly isn’t available in your local grocery store as kangaroo is here, but how many national symbols were turned into hats for a few centuries? Kangaroo populations have grown in Australia in recent decades, so the federal… Read more