Monthly Archives: November 2012

Spoils from the Market

What can be easier than assembling holiday meals from fun things discovered on your travels? Today’s meals were sourced from the Noosa Farmers Market. The market was fantastic: coffee, feta & spinach roti, and Dutch pancakes to devour on the

Spoils from the Market

What can be easier than assembling holiday meals from fun things discovered on your travels? Today’s meals were sourced from the Noosa Farmers Market. The market was fantastic: coffee, feta & spinach roti, and Dutch pancakes to devour on the

Artichoke Pizza

Artichoke Pizza

When are artichokes ready to harvest? The specimens in the vegetable patch looked ready, but wasn’t sure how to test them for ripeness. Larger ones were fist-sized and as firm as the egg-sized, smaller ones when squeezed. The plants yielded

Artichoke Pizza

Artichoke Pizza

When are artichokes ready to harvest? The specimens in the vegetable patch looked ready, but wasn’t sure how to test them for ripeness. Larger ones were fist-sized and as firm as the egg-sized, smaller ones when squeezed. The plants yielded

Breakfast Pita

Travelling this week, so using the blog to keep track of ideas for simple meals that were good (as opposed to the the ideas that seemed good at the time). Today’s breakfast was a success. Quarter split pitas and lay

Breakfast Pita

Travelling this week, so using the blog to keep track of ideas for simple meals that were good (as opposed to the the ideas that seemed good at the time). Today’s breakfast was a success. Quarter split pitas and lay

Yorkie

Roast Girello and Yorkshire Pudding

The Bon Appetit Lamb was quite a hit, so decided to apply the same technique to a Girello roast. Girello is sometimes called eye of round and is taken from the beef hind quarter. It can be a little dry

Yorkie

Roast Girello and Yorkshire Pudding

The Bon Appetit Lamb was quite a hit, so decided to apply the same technique to a Girello roast. Girello is sometimes called eye of round and is taken from the beef hind quarter. It can be a little dry

Rock Cakes

Rock Cakes

What to bake while travelling? This post is the first in a new thread where the overarching theme is tasty, nutritious meals on the road. The recipes have to meet a few criteria: simple ingredients: the sorts of things easily

Rock Cakes

Rock Cakes

What to bake while travelling? This post is the first in a new thread where the overarching theme is tasty, nutritious meals on the road. The recipes have to meet a few criteria: simple ingredients: the sorts of things easily

Lemon Tart

Lemon Tart

When does a recipe become your own?  How radically must a method be altered before you are entitled to ownership?  How many tweaks to the list of ingredients are required before you can stake a claim on it?  How many

Lemon Tart

Lemon Tart

When does a recipe become your own?  How radically must a method be altered before you are entitled to ownership?  How many tweaks to the list of ingredients are required before you can stake a claim on it?  How many