Autumn Chocolate

I really wanted to call this one winter chocolate but that would be getting ahead of the seasons. Although today is one of those beautiful autumn days with the sun shining and the… Continue reading

Grape Jelly

I realised the other day that I haven’t made any jam or chutney this summer.  The previous couple of years I made so much – actually went a little overboard – and somehow… Continue reading

Welcome to my dinner table – Part 3

This dinner took place in July 2010. The guests were three of my former class mates. We sort of found back together through one of our group who had kept in contact with… Continue reading

Focaccia with Potatoes, Apples & Rosemary

This is one of my “filed and forgotten” recipes from Living at Home magazine that I’ve had for years but have never tried. The other week I got a visit from friends travelling… Continue reading

Sweet Almond Tea Panna Cotta

The first time that I invited people for dinner and didn’t think about the menu until three days before. Very unlike me. On the other hand quite in line with my current “I’m… Continue reading

Blueberry Tartelettes

I have an admission to make: I’m a food waster. To my defence, I can honestly say I don’t do it on purpose, and it’s already gotten better since I became aware of… Continue reading