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Chicken Stew in the DO

Yesterday I had the craving of doing something from charcoal again, and I must say, the weather was fine. No rain, temperature around 7 degrees celcius and little to no wind. 346 more words

Dutch Oven


This is a low kilojoule recipe for Chicken Noodle Soup.  I like that beside the chicken and noodles it also has carrot, leek, creamed corn  and two types of onions.   12 more words

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Erica Brook's Stunning Artwork



I work in most media across a wide range of subject areas, each theme being the springboard for ideas informed by the continuing process of the painting. 160 more words

Pork loin with apples, leek and cider

  • 500 g pack of pork loin
  • A nice big leek
  • 2 good eating apples
  • 500 ml bottle of dry cider
  • Olive oil, 1 tbsp of flour, salt, black pepper, nutmeg…
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A Pearl Barley Risotto(ish) with Leek and Pinenuts

I was going to do a blog based on something totally different. I was going to try to recreate a chocolate, berry and Physalis tart that I ate plenty of when in Berlin last summer. 1,023 more words


To old friends and new salads

and SPRING, glorious spring!  Even in California, without ‘true seasons,’ it’s pretty obvious when spring arrives.  Sunshine truly becomes abundant, daffodils and hydrangeas fill the parks, and asparagus and strawberries pop up in abundance at farmer’s markets.   666 more words


Mushroom, Leek & Pesto 'Riceotto'

I’ve been thinking about making a risotto all day, using brown rice instead of arborio.

It’s a great gluten-free, dairy-free meal that still has the feel of Sunday comfort food. 186 more words