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Why didn’t I think about it before? – Chili Pepper Farinata

Why didn’t I think about it before? – Chili Pepper Farinata

 Yes really, why didn’t I think about it before? We all love hot food in this family, at least in one form or another so why didn’t I ever think about adding some heat to a farinata? Such a simple…

A promise to my daughter – Roibos and Vanilla Muffins With Chocolate Chips

A promise to my daughter – Roibos and Vanilla Muffins With Chocolate Chips

Dark white. Seeing white through my camera often surprises me because the camera doesn’t adjust nuances and shades like my brain does. There are so many whites: shining white, bright white, eggshell white, cream white, blue white, snow white, dirty…

Old favourites and Links on Sunday

Old favourites and Links on Sunday

I have been going digging in my archives for old photos (that watermark is just to watermark them) to post some old favourites of mine, I think this will be a new feature here on Sundays. As to the links…

Just a lot of talk

Just a lot of talk

HA – those were my last famous words, I thought I was going to Sicily to teach a workshop but the day before I would have leaned back in the chair on the airplane to Catania, they phoned and asked…

Doing it my way – Italian Chicken Pie

Doing it my way – Italian Chicken Pie

 This last week I have been working on the workshop I’m doing in Catania, Sicily this upcoming weekend, it is quite a feat for a visual person who is naturally concise to talk for 8-10 hours but it is such…

It’s raining here – Links on Sunday

It’s raining here – Links on Sunday

  I love symmetry, non-symmetry and great composition. I like people, places and things that stick out and some of these really do! I found this via friends on Facebook, irresistible! scary to see Creativity is always inspiring, it seems so…

Make life sweeter – Madeira Marinated Strawberries With Toasted Sponge Cake

Make life sweeter – Madeira Marinated Strawberries With Toasted Sponge Cake

 Strawberries are devious little buggers, they look like the key to the promised land of sweetness but you can never be sure if they live up to that promise or not. How many times haven’t you bought strawberries without that wonderful sweetness…

Evidence

Evidence

I will be back tomorrow with a recipe but today I can’t resist posting some photos from around here.

Happy Easter and I’m a Happy Saveur Food Blog Awards Finalist

Happy Easter and I’m a Happy Saveur Food Blog Awards Finalist

 A week with good things (most important) and a few bad things (but that will change) but what else could I expect from life really? Everything served on a silver platter? Magari as you say in Italian… First of all…

A quick bite when on the go – Crostini With Lemon and Mint Peas

A quick bite when on the go – Crostini With Lemon and Mint Peas

  So many great things are happening right now that I just cannot concentrate enough on making a nice post with an interesting recipe right now but as I have a bag with fresh peas waiting to be used, I…

Flowers and Links on Sunday

Flowers and Links on Sunday

It’s the 1st of April, here are the facts!And here and here you have some examples of nice April’s Fools jokes I don’t know how to describe this, look and marvel at the faces. Irresistible, I can hardly make one…