Oozing melted loveliness created in a moment.

CHEATS CROQUE MONSIEUR 

  • By Martin
  • August 24, 2014
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A Croque Monsieur (as the name suggests) is an outrageously French invention.  As French as Catherine Deneuve sipping Pastis with iced water while watching the Tour De France amongst a … Continue Reading →


It takes minutes to Assemble this healthy and delicious meal

Work today and play tomorrow with Asian Dumpling Soup

  • By Martin
  • August 20, 2014
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You know the scenario.  Work has gone on longer than expected, traffic was gridlocked all the way home, Skoobie dog needs walking, Son number 1 has to be taken to … Continue Reading →


"So tender you can cut it with a spoon"

Hanging on to a hankering

Sometimes I get a hankering for a meal that just increases with each day that passes.  It starts with  perhaps a memory or flush of nostalgia that builds and builds … Continue Reading →


SLOW COOKED CURRIED LAMB & LENTILS ie ‘Lamb Shank Hanker’

Marinade: Marinating time 12 – 24 hours.   4 inch stick of Cinnamon 8 cloves 3 large dried red chills Thumb sized piece of fresh ginger 4 cloves of garlic … Continue Reading →