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history of belgian frites

A History of Belgian Frites

Following my post on Belgian frites, I found the history of the Belgian frite was a minefield of controversy, misunderstandings and vying between neighbouring n...
Richard III Wensleydale cheese

Richard III Wensleydale Cheese

2015 has been Richard III’s year – or at least his best year yet since his death: so before the year comes to a close we should include a post on a remarkable c...

Frankfurter, aka Zoltan’s, Pasta

"1564....Large numbers of locally produced sausages were handed out to the people of Frankfurt am Main to celebrate the coronation of Maximillian II as Holy Rom...