Charlie’s Rosella Cake

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Appears in
The Australian Blue Ribbon Cookbook: Stories, Recipes and Secret Tips from Prize-Winning Show Cooks

By Liz Harfull

Published 2014

  • About

Memories of walks collecting bush tucker with his mum were the inspiration behind Charlie King’s prize-winning effort in the inaugural Celebrity Baking Challenge at the Royal Darwin Show.

Ruby King was a Gurindji woman from Kalkaringi, on the edge of what was once part of Wave Hill station, about 600 kilometres south of Darwin. She learnt to cook western-style food after being taken from her family at about the age of 9 and placed in a home. But