Nigel’s fourth cookbook, Simplifood: Amazing food, simply prepared is now widely available online after publishing glitches are finally resolved.Continue reading “SIMPLIFOOD ONLINE. FINALLY.”
A SUBLIME EXPERIENCE
Every once in a very long while, one has a meal so truly memorable that you don’t think it can ever be surpassed. This grand family dinner was enjoyed at The Old Vicarage restaurant in the bucolic Derbyshire village of Ridgeway.Continue reading “A SUBLIME EXPERIENCE”
FLOWERS DELIGHT, PETALS TOO
DIARY: Flower petals can give a great lift to our food, whether used purely decoratively or to enhance the flavour of the dish, as long as they are used judiciously and not just to enhance the chef’s ego.
RECIPE: Curried carrot soup.
TRAVELLING WITH KIDS
Driving through England’s green and pleasant land, I’ve realized that the best way to enjoy travelling with one’s children is to wait until they grow up. Continue reading “TRAVELLING WITH KIDS”
TASTES LIKE LOBSTER, LOOKS LIKE THE DEVIL
Just about the ugliest fish in the world is also one of the tastiest and has suddenly become very fashionable. Its monkfish. Continue reading “TASTES LIKE LOBSTER, LOOKS LIKE THE DEVIL”
BEHIND THE KITCHEN DOOR
Getting to see a great chef at work is a rewarding experience. Continue reading “BEHIND THE KITCHEN DOOR”