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Fruity Chicken Salad

Earlier this week I went to a different branch of my favourite supermarket chain and saw violet mangetout for the first time. I was intrigued, took a quick look and went on. 294 more words

Food

Cookbook review: Bitter by Jennifer McLagan

Most of the cookbooks I’ve reviewed so far have revolved around a certain cuisine.  If you were going to bring a collection of recipes together for a big, this is a pretty logical way of compiling and organising recipes.   845 more words

Food

Shredded vegetable and grapefruit salad with Peanut-soy dressing

I’ve been making a lot of cabbage salads lately. Not out of any great desire for them, but more because cabbages are cheap so I buy them and then need to use them up! 785 more words

Food

Coriander Spice Cake with Grapefruit Curd


My sister recently commented on all of the love that lemon and lime receive, while grapefruit never seems to get the lead in anything. That got me thinking. 475 more words

Desserts

Breakfast delight

This year, I must keep closer tabs on the kumquat tree. Although I remember it blossomed twice last year, I don’t recall when exactly. Poor record-keeping by the lead gardener isn’t a very useful approach to managing the Jasmine Garden. 469 more words

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The Spanish Pantry: Citrus Fruit

Celebrating the fact that we are still smack dab in the middle of Spanish citrus season (I am currently limiting myself to something like four incredibly sweet and delicious mandarin oranges a day), … 70 more words

Spanish Foods

Candied Kumquats in Brandied Syrup

I call kumquats “treasure”. Maybe it’s the bright orange colour or the heavenly aroma. Or maybe it’s the bittersweet taste as they burst into your mouth and tickle every part of your palate. 397 more words

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