Lamb and Beef meatballs with tahini and garlic…

My pores weepedAllium Sativumfor 24 hours, I became lonely. Seventeen cloves of garlic later, not even my daughter would kiss me good night. While the meatballs themselves were not to blame the combination of amazing flavours culminated in a shit load of garlic.All four of us on this MCC agreed that garlic is good… Really […]

Two Greedy Italians Pork, Ginger and Honey… Amazing and Simple

I’ve been watching the the “Two Greedy Italians” on BBC 2 for the last few weeks. It’s one of those weird programmes that shouldn’t be good. It just is. I love Italian food, always have. If I was stranded on a desert island with a chef, they’d be Italian and I’d be fat. These two […]

Black Pudding and Poached Egg Salad

I originally had this at Harvey Nichols for lunch and figured it must be easy to make. The dressing was the hard bit, in that it took longer than three minutes for my brain to process. This is my favourite quick recipe at the moment. It’s so simple, healthy, tasty and cheap and… Fuuuuuucckkkkk, I love it. […]

Cluck cluck go the sound of the hens

We finally did it. After Phatty helped us with the chicken coop we’ve acquired a couple of beautiful hens. We’ve named them Burt and Ernie. Already after only one day they’ve started laying; two eggs so far. I’m poaching them for breakfast! I’ll post my new favourite recipe to celebrate. Black pudding and poached egg salad… This […]