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Category Archives: food & drink
So today I baked. Sausage rolls and (mini) mince pies. I made the sausage-meat mix using best-quality pork sausages, a chopped spring onion, some garlic, a bit more onion – and a handful of chopped parsley and a scant pinch … Continue reading
Dough has rye flour in it and came out nice and crispy (recipe had stated strong wholemeal flour – but I don’t have any of that in so used rye). Topping was a puttanesca sauce (olives, garlic, capers, anchovies) – … Continue reading
So I made a quince and star anise jelly, having picked up some quinces whilst ‘in the sticks’ last weekend. I wouldn’t know where to buy such things in London (for a price, I’m sure they’re available) – but out … Continue reading
‘Blood sweat & tears’ is one phrase for it. Pickling 2kg of onions is no easy task. Takes ages (and yes, they’d had the boiling water treatment to help remove the outer skins). The pickling mix is from Preserves: River … Continue reading
We live in an age of austerity. We’re told this all of the time and I believe it to be true. For me, this week marks the one year point since I was last in full-time work. Wow has that … Continue reading