Tag Archives: peas
Pea Risotto and the art of patience
Fresh Peas are one of the great treats of the Summer. When I was a kid, they never made it as far as risotto, my Mum, my sister and I would sit on the patio swing slitting the pods open … Continue reading
Spring Pea Pasta for Fashion Batman
Iâ€™m just going to tell it to you straight. I love my cape. I love to sweep around the city like fashion batman. I like to wear it as often as possible.
This Dinner Will Get You Laid â€“ Fettuccine Alfredo with peas and pancetta and an important question; whatâ€™s in a name?
Not entirely out of the blue, I was able to plug my fascinating fact of the week into conversation: â€œDid you know,â€ I told the assembled company, â€œthat Pepsi Cola was originally called Bradâ€™s Drink?â€
The Monday Treat â€“ Risotto with Fresh Peas
I had high hopes for the peas. They started out so strong. Thrusting their way out of the seedling planter on the window sill, then, newly transferred onto the balcony, twining seductively around their stakes (ok, chopsticks) and eventually … Continue reading
This Dinner will Get You Laid â€“ Salmon with pea mint puree and new potatoes
Itâ€™s been a week full of wedding anticipation – and the dinner that I have in mind is in keeping with the mood. Elegant food, old fashioned flavors, perfect with champagne and a silver candelabra.
This Dinner Will Get You Laid â€“ Roast Lamb with all the trimmings for Easter
A few weeks ago Jon and I went to Hungry In Brooklynâ€™s supper club, where we enjoyed lovely food, congenial company and a generally all round good time. And there was a dog called James. And there was lamb. … Continue reading