plays, films and opera

roast sea bass recipe

Twelve Angry Men Sea Bass

Last year I went to see the play Twelve Angry Men – a brilliant West End production with a stunning cast including Robert Vaughan (he of the Man From Uncle and ...
plums in crème de cassis

Plums Poached With Crème De Cassis

"For Chris and Justin the Royal Opera House is a theatre and the ingredients, food and service must 'sing' - as if in their own opera"Kitchen Garden Expe...
tarte tatin

Tarte Tatin’s Secret Ingredient

"When you flip anything, you really… you just have to have the courage of your convictions." Julia Child Tarte Tatin is remarkably simple to make if you have...
recipe for shepherd's pie

Minty Shepherd’s Pie

"Oh we have some shepherd's pie peppered with actual shepherd on top" Sweeney Todd  It's normal to serve a joint of lamb with mint sauce. In this v...