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Roasted lettuce

One evening last year we had invited friends to eat, and they arrived with a large box of bolted Romaine lettuce, as they had had a glut. 253 more words


Weird French Food II - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

 Let’s start with ugly. These knobby little fellows were unknown to me before my last trip to Paris, but I appreciated them so much then that I found them in the market at home  and even started to grow them.   603 more words


4 Cheese Macaroni makes Monday's supper magical...

This is one of those dishes that is simply a sensory delight. It transforms a dull clichéd pasta and cheese dish into a veritable dish of the Gods. 395 more words


My lunch date was enviably pretty – and slim despite her successful career as a food writer and cook, so you may think I wouldn’t be predisposed to affection. 757 more words