GT tableware

Find out more about the Gourmet Traveller Signature Collection by Robert Gordon Australia, including where to buy it in store and online.

Subscribe to Gourmet

By subscribing to Gourmet Traveller via auto-renewal you‘ll pay only $6 for your first three issues, and then just $5.95 each issue thereafter.

Gourmet on your iPad

Subscribe to Gourmet Traveller for your iPad.

Ultimate sandwich recipes

From back-to-school classics to weekend favourites - a great sandwich is a thing of beauty...

Fast and fresh summer recipes

Fish in a flash, speedy stir-fries, ripe and ready fruit – magic dishes in moments. Here's a preview of the recipes in our February 2016 issue.

Rene Redzepi announces MAD Symposium at Sydney Opera House

Chef Rene Redzepi will revive his MAD food festival for a one-day adventure at the Sydney Opera House...

Noma Australia: the first review

Curious about the hype surrounding Noma Australia? Pat Nourse heads to lunch and delivers the first verdict...

Fast Chinese Recipes

If you’re looking for quick and spicy dishes to celebrate Chinese New Year, we have the likes of kung pao chicken, ma po beancurd, XO pipis with Chinese broccoli and plenty more fire and crunch here.

Lawyers, Guns and Money: a preview

What's next for the owners of Melbourne's Lee Ho Fook? An Asian cafe called Lawyers, Guns and Money...

Gourmet Traveller Signature Collection tableware by Robert Gordon

We’ve teamed up with pottery house Robert Gordon to create a range of tableware – introducing the Gourmet Traveller Signature Collection.

Lebanese-style snapper

"This dish is Lebanese-peasant done fancy with all the peasant-style flavours you'll find in Lebanese cooking, but with a beautiful piece of fish added," says Bacash. "The trick to not overcooking fish is to be aware that it cooks from the outside inwards and the centre should only cook until it's warm, not hot. If it gets hot in the middle, it will become overcooked from the residual heat. It takes a little practise getting to know this - be conscious of the inside of the fish and not the outside. Until you get it right, you can always get a little paring knife and peek inside the flesh when you think it's ready; it won't damage it too much."

Red leaf salad with radish, buffalo mozzarella fritters and anchovy sauce


You'll need

  Salad 1 head of radicchio, outer leaves discarded, leaves coarsely torn 2 heads of pink witlof, leaves separated 3 radishes 80 gm Ligurian olives, or other small black olives, pitted To serve: flat-leaf parsley and purple basil leaves   Anchovy sauce 50 gm tin anchovies, drained, oil reserved 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 small clove of garlic, finely chopped 2 tbsp olive oil   Mozzarella fritters 120 gm (2 cups) breadcrumbs made from day-old sourdough bread 2 tbsp coarsely chopped flat-leaf parsley, plus extra leaves, to serve 2 tbsp coarsely chopped basil 1 tsp finely grated lemon rind 4 (110gm each) buffalo mozzarella each torn into 4 pieces For dusting: plain flour, seasoned to taste 1 egg, lightly beaten For shallow-frying: olive oil

Method

  • 01
  • For anchovy sauce, process anchovies, lemon juice and garlic in the bowl of a small food processor until smooth. Add reserved oil and olive oil, drop by drop at first, then in a slow steady stream until mixture is thick and emulsified. Add 1 tbsp boiling water, season to taste with freshly ground black pepper and combine well. Makes about ¼ cup.
  • 02
  • For mozzarella fritters, place breadcrumbs, herbs and lemon rind in a bowl, season to taste with sea salt and ground black pepper and combine well. Dust torn mozzarella in seasoned flour, shaking off excess, then in beaten egg, allowing excess to drain off and coat in breadcrumb mixture, pressing crumbs to adhere. Place on a baking paper-lined tray and refrigerate until just before serving.
  • 03
  • Using a mandolin or sharp knife, cut radishes as thinly as possible, then place in a bowl of iced water and refrigerate until ready to serve. Place radicchio, red witlof and drained radish in a bowl and toss to combine well. Divide salad among bowls, then scatter with olives.
  • 04
  • Heat 1cm olive oil in a heavy-based frying pan and cook mozzarella fritters, in batches, over medium-high heat, for 2-3 minutes or until crisp and golden. Drain on absorbent paper, then scatter fritters and parsley and purple basil leaves over salads, drizzle with anchovy sauce and serve immediately.

At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people
GT
Signature Collection

Find out more about the Gourmet Traveller Signature Collection by Robert Gordon Australia, including where to buy it in store and online.

Read More
Twenty
things to do in Sydney

From drinks and dos to eats and retreats, our go-guide to Sydney has you covered. Are you ready to live it up, or wind it down, in the harbour city?

Read More
Gourmet TV

Check out our YouTube channel for our latest cover recipes, chef cooking demos, interviews and more.

Watch Now

At A Glance

  • Serves 4 people

You might also like...

Veal carpaccio with ruby grapefruit and celery salad

recipes

Ma po beancurd

Fried provolone with red wine vinegar

recipes

Mushroom and taleggio on bruschetta

Chicken liver crostini

recipes

Steamed black mussels with tomato sofrito and chorizo

Pork crackling, prawn and watercress salad

recipes

conversion tool

 
get the latest news

Sign up to receive the latest food, travel and dining news direct from Gourmet Traveller headquarters.

×