Recipes2020-09-30T08:18:34+02:00

strawberries with a warm ginger crumble

Friday, 16 August 2013|Sweet tooth, Uncategorized|

I have a thing for eating seasonally. The whole grow what you eat/ care for the planet/ hug bunny rabbits bit really resonates. But blimey, two-thirds through winter I just can’t face another apple or pear. When shops obligingly start selling strawberries, I rejoice. I don’t care if they’re hothouse numbers. I don’t particularly care if a million litres [...]

a crispy, bready treat with tomatoes

Thursday, 8 August 2013|Nibbles, Uncategorized|

I feel about tomatoes the way I feel about chicken. Mostly disappointed. They just don’t live up to my childhood taste memories. I used to think it’s a trick of time – that maybe tomatoes were mediocre even back then. Then I visited Italy, and rediscovered the tomatoes of my youth. Sweet, juicy, ripe, red. I ate them diced and [...]