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The Life of Rowan

Rowan trees are everywhere.  I didn’t know what they were until my mum pointed them out to me this year and now I can’t stop seeing them all over the place.   This is what they look like: When I … Continue reading

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Chairman Mao Pork

A week or so ago James and I feasted at the relatively new and exciting Hunanese restaurant, Yipin .  We’d been warned that the food would be unlike anything we’d experienced before and yet I still wasn’t quite prepared to be … Continue reading

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Fennel Cured Salmon

On the Bank Holiday Monday we went for a good old walk through Regent’s Park and up to Primrose Hill with Molly, Jason and their tiny dachshund puppy Wolf.  This culminated in a lovely bloody mary fuelled lunch at the … Continue reading

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Smokey Tomato Sauce

Fred the vegetarian came round to our house last night with a large box of meat, some of which was a present.  The rest I think for his secret meat addiction.  In amongst the beef bones and brisket were some … Continue reading

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Delicious Meals from Ugly Foods – Celeriac Remoulade

It was my birthday at the weekend and I was given a wonderful selection of books by my friend Emily (the author of the fascinating Emily Books) from the Penguin Great Food series.  In amongst them is a collection of pieces … Continue reading

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Risotto al Salto

Whenever I make risotto, I can’t resist making a bit too much as I almost love left over risotto as much as eating it the first time round.  I’ve previously posted about Arancini which is a super delicious use of … Continue reading

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Almost a Pork Pie

After 8 hours of cooking at work yesterday I got home pretty exhausted, and embarked on the process of making some Pork Pies. I was intending to wax lyrical (draft and all had been written, now deleted) about the ease and wonder of making a pork … Continue reading

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