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Life's Necessities: Champagne Barons de Rothchild

The world of Champagne is rattled by an exciting new entrant.  Three branches of a wine-making dynasty join to create a fabulously fresh and prestigious cuvée – all nonvintage. 105 more words

Life's Necessities

Devil Chutney

Following up on previous delicious chutneys, an Anglo-Indian condiment known by a few names: Devil Chutney, Hells Fire Chutney or Hells Flame Chutney.

The bright red colour of the chutney leads many people to think it is very hot. 46 more words

Anglo-Indian

That time of year ...

“… when we tend to rest more on the couch then we have ever before,

where thick socks and boots are your wardrobe staples,

a time we frequent our local cafes more than ever .

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Australian

Key To Making Any Good Meat

1) Fresh meat – remove excess fats, wash with tap water and any flour. Flour removes the “meaty smell”.

2) A good marinade, with a base of garlic, shallots, salt, pepper, olive oil. 125 more words

Cooking

When celebrations are in order: an epochal ruling and a tomato and provolone risotto

The saying goes that everyone is entitled to their opinion. I do not completely agree. I think that everyone is entitled to their opinion as long as it is respectful and mindful of the fact that other people’s opinion may be different and – still – totally worthy to be expressed and listened to. 1,137 more words

Italian

Food - leeward - food

Yesterday, E started a four-day holiday weekend, so we decided to go on an excursion to avoid the crowds that are sure to be huge over the holiday. 516 more words

Hawaii

Pulpo and a maze in Cudillero


For some reason I insist on thinking that cudillero means purse. It doesn’t, purse is bolsa or monedero in Spanish. I guess it will take some time to sink in. 179 more words

Yleinen