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NOPI Comes to Lucky Onion's No. 38 at Cheltenham Literature Festival

As part of their upcoming series of events, The Lucky Onion Club has announced that they will host  an exclusive Times and Sunday Times Cheltenham Literature Festival event with celebrated chefs Yotam Ottolenghi and Ramael Scully on Friday 2nd October 2015 at No. 394 more words


Fig, yogurt, and almond cake with extra figs

Recipe adapted by Yotam Ottolenghi

300g unsalted butter
300g caster sugar, plus 1 teaspoon extra… 372 more words

Lemon Fire Brigade

Dinner with Nigella

Those of you who follow this blog with any regularity will know of my Holy Trinity of First Principles: words, music and food.

These are my three main sources of nourishment, and without their sustaining, inspiring and stabilising presence in my life I would probably end up in jail or in what used to be called (in the good old days of political incorrectness) a lunatic asylum. 779 more words


Salad from the King of Salads

Making a good salad is an art. For many years I believed that salads were cold and bland, and not filling enough. A pure vegetable salad (lettuce, tomato, cucumber) make me bloated and unhappy. 387 more words


Pilpelchuma: The Condiment You Have Never Heard of and Can't Live Without

Last week I made a middle eastern mess themed dinner with lots of small dishes.  My friend Ansell was coming over, back when we met he introduced me to the… 425 more words


O bolo da digressão louca

“Se você disser que eu embatumo, amor…”
(Elisa Tozzi)

Uma boa missão nesta vida é olhar tudo com olhinhos polianos. Nem precisa trabalhar com psicologia ou terapia etc, é só exercitar no dia a dia.  723 more words

Marcella Hazan

A foodie trip to Majda

Inspiration for my latest foodie adventure was Anthony Bourdain’s “Parts Unknown – the West Bank and Gaza.” A couple of weeks ago, two friends and I took a mini road trip to the Arabic village of Ein Rafa outside Jerusalem and had dinner at… 374 more words