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"Goat is the world's most consumed meat and we hardly give it a look in Australia. I adore it in so many different preparations, from South-East Asian dishes through to Italian braises, but my favourite is Jamaican curry with its heady spices," says Evans. "I see spices as nature's medicine cabinet and use them in as much of my cooking as possible. If you can't get your hands on quality goat meat (farmers' markets are a good bet or online), then feel free to substitute lamb or another protein. But if you've never had goat before, I urge you to give it a whirl."

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Summer vegetable salad with mint and lemon dressing


You'll need

2 cobs of corn 16 zucchini flowers, trimmed and halved lengthways 3 bunches of asparagus, trimmed sliced diagonally into 4cm pieces 200 gm podded peas   Mint and lemon dressing ¼ cup loosely packed coarsely torn mint leaves 2 green onions, coarsely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, coarsely chopped 2 tbsp coarsely grated lemon rind 60 ml (¼ cup) lemon-infused extra-virgin olive oil, such as Colonna Granverde 60 ml (¼ cup) lemon juice 2 tbsp white wine vinegar

Method

  • 01
  • Using a sharp knife, cut corn kernels from cobs, trying to keep in clusters. Blanch corn in boiling salted water for 5 minutes or until tender, refresh in iced water and drain. Blanch zucchini flowers for 2 minutes or until tender, refresh in iced water and drain. Blanch asparagus for 2 minutes or until tender, refresh in iced water and drain. Blanch peas for 5 minutes or until tender, refresh in iced water and drain. Arrange vegetables on a platter.
  • 02
  • For mint and lemon dressing, combine mint, green onion, garlic, lemon rind and 2 tsp sea salt in a mortar, and using a pestle, pound to a coarse paste. Transfer to a small bowl, add olive oil, lemon juice and vinegar and season to taste with sea salt and freshly ground black pepper. Drizzle dressing over vegetables and serve immediately.

At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people
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At A Glance

  • Serves 8 people

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