pho

Semi-street beef pho

July 5, 2017 RR 0

This is a quick but still “street” authentic Vietnamese noodle soup.  It’s super tasty and perfect for a cold winter’s day. RECIPE (serves 2 – …read more

viet prawns

Viet prawn salad

January 9, 2016 RR 0

When I consider a new recipe, the majority of the ingredients have to be either in my cupboards or in the garden.  This is a …read more

tagine

Tagine chicken

August 23, 2015 RR 0

Scored some free chicken legs. What to do with them? Tagine! 1.2kg chicken pieces 1 1/2 cups of chermoula marinade 1/4 cup peanut oil 1 …read more

chorizo-carbonara

Chorizo carbonara

January 15, 2015 RR 0

I’ve avoided carbonara all my life.  The idea of bacon, cream and cheese on pasta makes my gall bladder ache with expectant horror.   The …read more

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Winter chicken salad

June 21, 2014 RR 0

I was inspired by a disappointing meal. I ordered this at a restaurant, imagining delicious roasted root vegetables, sticky with browned pan goodness and perhaps some stray …read more

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Summer

May 4, 2014 RR 0

The wine guy occasionally makes me this amazing fresh-tasting and healthy dish, simply called “Summer”.  It contains an abundance of one of my greatest joys, the tomato. My obsession with tomatoes …read more

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