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Monday Morning Cooking Club

Monday Morning Cooking Club

Lisa Goldberg, Merelyn Chalmers,Natanya Eskin, Lauren Fink, Paula Horwitz and Jacqui Israel have been cooking together every Monday morning since 2006.

They think of themselves as their own little melting pot, which is reflected in the heart-warming and gorgeous books they have created. They all live in Sydney, Australia, but come from different backgrounds.

Merelyn comes from Perth, with Hungarian heritage. Jacqui started her life on the Sydney north shore with an English background. Lisa is from Melbourne, of Polish stock. Lauren immigrated as a child from Pretoria, South Africa. Natanya is a Sydney girl with Shanghai/Russian roots, and Paula is from Durban, South Africa, starting her life here as a newlywed.

They wanted to share with the world their Jewish community’s unusually strong, somewhat obsessive, connection with food.

If someone is ill, chicken soup is promptly made and delivered. If someone dies, eggs are boiled and bagels are bought. No flowers are sent; a cake is baked. If a baby is born, entire meals are prepared for entire families. It is always about the food.

And so they met every Monday morning – to chop and stir, mince and roll, roast and bake, fry and boil. They tasted and ate, laughed and debated, argued and agreed. They culled and vetted,tested and re-tested, and argued and laughed some more. The end result – a collection of brilliant heirloom recipes to share with the world and pass on to the next generation.

Over a chopping board and hotstove, with many cups of tea and the odd piece of cake, a unique bond began to form. We started out as a group of individuals and we are now a sisterhood.