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Invincible Chestnuts

It was a year ago when we first tried roasted chestnuts. Hot out of the oven, we carefully cracked open the shells to get to the steamy, soft and sweet flesh inside. 744 more words

Food Journal

Castagnaccio

If you like chestnuts then this recipe is for you. This recipe comes from Tuscanny and my mother used to make it for my siblings and I when we were younger. 146 more words

Health And Fitness

Day 20 "Tokyo, sumo and fancy tea ceremony"

The first day in Tokyo went very well. We finally got a good sleep as we had some trouble sleeping in Thailand due to the heat and noises. 181 more words

Travel

Chestnut & Rosemary Cake

I first saw this slice at the red door cafe in Leura. It was served with sour cream and sugar syrup. I liked it so much (although I don’t think it needed the sugar syrup), that I wanted to try and make it as soon as I got home. 293 more words

Experimental Cookery

Decadent Dark Chocolate

Last week I posted about my desire to make something molten, sinful and downright dangerously decadent in honor of Chocolate Week, and that I did. The final vote went to my husband, since he was the one who would be consuming most of it, along with me of course, but I was happy with any option, as long as it contained a serious amount of delicious, dark chocolate. 374 more words

Events for your diary:

If you are in the Perigord in October or November check out the following events.

Villefranche-du-Perigord-17th October, Chestnut Festival; selling roasted chestnuts, chestnut chocolates, chestnut puree. 74 more words

France

Piece of Cake!

My birthday party was three weeks in the planning. Given its timing on the weekend before I returned to my masters studies, I decided to pull out all the stops and make four courses: 607 more words

Spelt