recipes

german salad dressing recipe

Authentically German salad dressing

A while ago I posted a recipe for a confused German salad dressing which wasn’t too sure whether it wasn’t really Greek. I mentioned in that that real German sa...
How to make a Gibson cocktail

The Gibson Cocktail

“But the typical American cocktails, such as the dry martini and the even drier Gibson, have probably done more to set both sex and gastronomy back than anythin...
instant meat stew recipe

Convenient One-pot Middle-eastern Meat

We’d been away for almost a month and were due to arrive back late; tired and exhausted. A friend cooked this for us and left it in our kitchen. All we had to d...
recipe for patatas bravas

2.00 am comforting patatas bravas

I went to Spain a couple of months ago, with my son, and we arrived very late in Madrid. We looked around for somewhere to eat…. and it must have been late beca...