Spanish Braised Beef Cheeks

Spanish Braised Beef Cheeks
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I hate the word ‘gourmet’. I think it sounds pretentious. It’s a bit like when people describe themselves as ‘posh’ or ‘classy’… they generally are not. So I never use this word when describing a meal I had or something I cooked as I immediately lose all credibility. Now although I hate the word, I hold nothing […]

Okonomiyaki

Okonomiyaki
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It seems that Japanese is becoming the Sunday night dinner of choice. Our latest experiment was to recreate a sushi train favourite, Okonomiyaki, the very tasty Japanese seafood pancake, and I have to say it was a brilliant success. We did need a few speciality items from the Asian grocers but all in all it […]

The LA Accessory

The LA Accessory
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Last year my sister and I took America. We did a massive 5 week road trip across 3 states and Mexico, we had the time of our lives! LA was a place that we initially liked, then hated and then LOVED! As we did spend nearly 2 of our 5 weeks in the City of […]