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Last of the octopus

dealt with: drenched in sumiso (with wakame and lightly pickled cowcumber):

and finally a pasta dish, where the last remnants of the octopus, offcuts and all, were chucked into a pot with tomatoes, onions, red wine, green olives, smoked paprika, parsley and four cloves of garlic…


The Soul of an Octopus

Right before my library branch closed for renovations, I grabbed The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery, partly because I’ve read some of her other stuff but mostly becasue Octopus! 275 more words


Australia - postcrossing

From: Australia / Sydney
Source: postcrossing
Received: 18 January 2017 (9 days)
Sent: 10 January 2017

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Crisp sweet potato gnocchi with burgundy truffle, grilled...

Crisp sweet potato gnocchi with burgundy truffle, grilled octopus, oysters, spiced short ribs and beef tartare at Dirty Habit.

A Poetical Interlude

I do not claim to be a poet.  The closest I approach the claim is to wish aloud that I had the attention to linguistic detail that real poetry calls for.   64 more words


Octopus Pizza

Enjoyed Boiled Octopus Sashimi but couldn’t finished it. So I cut and mix with spring onion, flour, dashi stock, water and fried ! It’s something like simple takoyaki which is famous in Osaka as street food… but mine is flat so I enjoyed as pizza! 14 more words