Monthly Archives: November 2007

custard tart


Today I learnt many things. Wine bottles do not make great rolling pins; Nigella’s pastry, while fabulous, quick and easy, will not be patched. Roll it perfectly the first time or start again; Pastry shrinks, make neat edges after you … Continue reading

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food porn on wednesdays


she’s coming to my house! Nigella is coming to my wednesday nights yee ha!

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Nigella’s pea risotto


I love Nigella. I love her lard and butter and bread and that she has given me permission to grate nutmeg into everything and weld a Marsala bottle to my hand to swig from and splash with as I see … Continue reading

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crumbed lamb cutlet comfort


The love of my life has been screaming at me for the past three days. At first I thought he was just over me, but when he started screaming at his dad too I figured it’s not just me. After … Continue reading

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