What’s this gadget?

I was at a friends house the other day and found a “thing”. This “thing” blew me away. It took me a few minutes to figure out what it was?

pink gadget

What do you think this is?

Peter Pipers Pickled Pesto

Ok, it’s not pickled, I’m not Peter, but it IS Pesto. I adore pesto. It’s simple, it’s easy to make and easy to use whenever you want a quick meal. To be honest I like pesto out of a jar, but there’s something about making your own pesto (like mayonaise) that just feels right.

Pesto and Spaghetti


  • Pine nuts (100g)
  • Grated Parmesan
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • Basil
  • Olive oil
  • Lemon Juice
  • Salt and pepper

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Spanish Tortilla of Doom

We’re slacking off. It’s bad. I’m ashamed. I haven’t posted a recipe in a while, I feel hollow, empty like an egg that Delia Smith’s pricked with a pin. I want to post, I want the knowledge that MCC Sensi has passed down to me to expand into the void of the interweb. I want to share the Tortilla. The Spanish Tortilla, the sweet taste of the onions finding their way through the potato and egg, the heavy lightness, the oily dryness, the…


Best write it up really, the vast array of ingredients included

  • 4 big potatos, peeled and sliced – whole round slices
  • 3 big onions, peeled and sliced – semi circle slices
  • 5 eggs
  • 1 pint of mild olive oil
  • Salt and pepper

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