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This weekends' good for… a big breakfast with friends (Part 1)

Since living in Sydney, Australia, 12 years ago, breakfast has become my favourite meal to go out for. When I was there Bill Granger was just becoming a star chef – his restaurant was… 1,092 more words


Manchego Crusted Pork with Romesco Sauce

On 9th April 2015, This was Dinner

It feels good to be back up to date on the blog. I’ve only done a three day week at work this week and the sun is supposedly going to shine tomorrow and I’m going to make the most of it by getting my side of the gardening sorted. 209 more words


March 'challenging bake' - blueberry breakfast scones

Now I know scones aren’t normally ‘challenging’ but they are in this house, as so far this year both me and the kids (on separate occasions) have attempted scones and although they were edible if I recall, they weren’t really scones, as neither recipe we tried quite worked out right. 269 more words


A Spy Is Never Out Of The Game

“The November Man” is a 2014 American spy film, directed by Roger Donaldson (“The Bank Job”, “The Recruit”).

The movie is based on the 1979 book “There Are No Spies”, written by the late Bill Granger, a Chicago based novelist who wrote a number of political thrillers whilst also contributing to the Chicago Tribune newspaper. 539 more words


Baked Leek & Goats Cheese Risotto

On 9th & 10th March 2015, This was Dinner

Like pasta, I love my risottos baked, they just take on another dimension. This Bill Granger recipe was no exception. 142 more words


Bill Granger's coconut bread.

I’ll admit, I’m a little late to the party with Bill’s ‘Sydney Food’ book, like, really late! I think it was published in 2002….Oh God, is that really 13 years ago? 270 more words

Eating In

Peanut Noodle Tofu Fry

Sometimes I arrive home from work after a day when I feel I’ve earnt my dollar (and then some) and given how close to work I live, there isn’t chance to wind down before dinner.   979 more words

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