As one of Australia's favourite cooks Stephanie Alexander is the perfect go-to for Christmas lunch or gift-giving inspiration. Her recipes celebrate time-honoured traditional recipes, but there's often an Australian, seasonal twist. Many of these recipes appeared in The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald when Stephanie was the resident recipe writer for Epicure and Good Living.
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