Monthly Archives: October 2010

A trip home to SkĂĄne, Sweden

Even though we just got back from Devon last night, I am going home to visit friends and family in Sweden today. It will be lovely to have dinner with friends, enjoy my mother’s lovely cooking, spend a whole day … Continue reading

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Fish & chips by the seaside

It is lovely being in Devon breathing fresh air. It is quite cold but it was blue skies and sunshine yesterday so we had fish and chips by the beach in the cute village of Beer. 🙂

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Pasta bake with spicy sausage, mushrooms and chilli

I really love pasta bakes, they are the ultimate clearing-out-the-fridge-companion, as you can thow anything in it and it still tastes good, and I love the crispy cheese on top, very comforting. So Christopher and I have been debating the … Continue reading

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A trip to Devon

Christopher and I will take the train down to Devon today. I’m really excited as I haven’t been there before but I have heard (and seen on TV) that it is beautiful there. We are going to stay with Christopher’s … Continue reading

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Supperclub #2

Tonight, Gaby and I are once again going to a supperclub, this time the Cucina Cinzia. It will be great to try some authentic Tuscan food, and I have heard rumours that the food there is delicious. Can’t wait and … Continue reading

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Butternut squash soup with chilli

It felt like winter yesterday evening. Cold wind and after a short short walk I was freezing. So when I finally got in I put on sheepskin slippers and made a warming soup. As much as I hate being cold … Continue reading

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Tasty Kitchen’s mushroom soup with garlic cheese bread

Via Pioneer Woman (a blog I really like with insight to American cooking) I found this recipe posted on Tasty Kitchen. I really enjoyed this creamy mushroom soup, whereas Christopher’s comment was that it tasted really nice, but he didn’t … Continue reading

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Clams au gratin

We had clams again on Saturday! This because I bought a few more than we could eat on Friday. I put them in a bowl of water and kept them in the fridge overnight. Three had opened itself a little so we threw them away, but … Continue reading

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Pasta with girolles

On my lunch break on Friday, I made a quick visit to the wonderful Borough Marke. I found some girolles, cepes and Jerusalem artichokes that got to come home with me. I didn’t really have a plan of what to … Continue reading

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Nigella’s seafood bake with potatoes

Nigella’s new series, Kitchen, is on at BBC at the moment, and this recipe is from the first episode. First you roast some potatoes in the oven, then you scatter seafood on top, add some wine and put the dish … Continue reading

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