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stuffed courgette flowers recipe

Stuffed Courgette Flowers

"This is a dish which could appear in a tragedy by Tennessee Williams or Garcia Lorca, never in one by Ibsen or Strindberg" Recetas Inmorales, Manuel Vazquez M...
Gladiator salad, apple, pecan, bitter leaves

Gladiator Salad

"With the possible exception of an Olympic marathon, or a world boxing championship the race between the Dark and Light Blues represents the most brutal, harsh ...
rice and tuna recipe

James Bond Japanese Fish And Rice

In the James Bond book and film, You Only Live Twice, Bond goes to live with the Ama pearl-diving people. The deliciously named Kissy Suzuki is detailed to teac...
He gave her preserved quince

Preserved Quince On St Agnes’ Eve

Most people know the first line of Keat’s famous poem “St Agnes’ Eve..ah bitter chill it was” but not that many have read this gorgeous poem through completely....
carnaroli rice

Essential Risotto Tips

Risotto in a nutshell: fry an onion and the rice, add wine/vermouth and stock, stir all the time, add butter and parmesanBUT, there is much more to it than ...