Monthly Archives: April 2008

Sushi

Its the 50th anniversary of conveyor belt sushi restaurants Neatorama reports the first conveyor belt sushi Mawaru Genroku Sushi opened in Osaka in 1958. Actually I went to Yo Sushi the largest chain of conveyor belt sushi restaurants in the … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Coconut and Raisin Cookies

I was feeling sad today , its come upon me a bit suddenly this time , I wasn’t really prepared things have been hectic recently and suddenly calmed down so I needed something meditative , mixing together ingredients that would … Continue reading

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Harira

During the week I am pretty much vegetarian some meat will creep in but if I am honest its mostly vege food . However weekends with the lovely boyfreind Nick do tend to be more meaty with pies stews casseroles … Continue reading

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Rhubarb and Ginger Upside Down Cake

Rhubarb is in season , rhubarb is in season sing it to the hills . Last year I made a beautiful Rhubarb Tart . This weekend I pottered around making a rhubarb and ginger upside down cake . Fantastically moist … Continue reading

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Chick Pea , Kale and Spicy Lamb Meatball Stew

Spicy Lamb Meatballs To make 20 X 2cm diameter meatballs 200g of lamb mince 1 egg – beaten 2 cloves of garlic finely minced 1 heaped teaspoon of dried chilli 1 heaped teaspoon of coriander seeds ground Mix together all … Continue reading

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Date Balls and Morrocan Cuisine

I have nasty cold which would make walking impossible its making breathing quite difficult so its a weekend in the City of Bristol watching The Mighty Boosh on DVD and watching the raindrops roll down the windoes Headed out for … Continue reading

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Paddington Marmalade Souffle

Up in London today , had ought my ticket yesterday for travel today only to find on attempting to go through the barrier this morning , they had sold me a ticket for for the day before . Managed to … Continue reading

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Purple Sprouting Broccoli with Soft Egg and Capers

Hungry this evening lots of purple sprouting in the vegebox eggs and capers in the fridge , easy to throw this together with a steamer over the boiling eggs . Would love to have used a poached egg but sadly … Continue reading

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Rosemary Chicken and Swiss Chard with Lentils

Chard for a long time every restaurant menu featured a healthy portion under seasonal vegetables . Many people eulogize about it I have found it at times both bitter and bland and most of the favored recipes seem to require … Continue reading

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Tomato and Haricot Bean Soup

Baked Beans in tomato sauce the fancy version. I had soaked the beans planning on using them at the weekend but change of plans meant they still needed eating so whipped up this soupy stew. Dinner watching Torchwood and Dr … Continue reading

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