Southern-style biscuits with sawmill gravy recipe - To make lard, combine fat and 80ml water in a saucepan over medium heat, and stir occasionally, adding extra water to pan if fat starts to brown (be careful, hot fat may spit) until fat renders
Toulouse sausages with potato puree and onion gravy recipe - For potato purée, place potatoes in a saucepan, cover with cold water and a pinch of salt, bring to the boil and cook until tender when pierced with a skewer
Some of the most memorable dishes are whipped up out of nothing, using whatever's in the cupboard and a bit of invention. The idea of a sausage curry was surely born in such circumstances. But that doesn't mean it can't be spruced up into something special.
Sausages braised with barley, currants, lemon and silverbeet recipe - Preheat oven to 170C. Heat oil in a casserole (or flameproof roasting pan) over medium heat, add sausages and fry, turning occasionally, until browned (2-3 minutes).
Pork sausage and Swiss cheese on toasted rye with sauerkraut recipe - For sauerkraut, combine cabbage, salt and caraway seeds in a bowl. Toss to combine, massage cabbage briefly, then stand until cabbage starts to wilt (30 minutes).