lunch

pease pudding geordie caviar

Geordie Caviar aka Pease Pudding

Pease porridge hot, pease porridge cold Pease porridge in the pot, nine days old Some like it hot, some like it cold Some like it in the pot, nine days old ...
chicken liver with sour cherries recipe

Elegant Polish Chicken Liver Lunch

“Plaki are pancakes of grated potato and can be had with a variety of toppings. God and the medical profession forgive me but I went for the spiced livers. This...
Val McDermid with Sue Black at the Theakston's Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival

Crime Writers’ Soft Herring Roes

What actually are herring roes? Sometimes known as 'melts', soft herring roes are the creamy, rich roes of male herring. 2014 was a bad year for them, and tinn...
omelette recipe

Failsafe Way To Make The Perfect Omelette

“Madame Poulard avait confectionné une omelette rosée, baveuse, savoureuse à souhait, et qu’elle offrait elle-même à ses hôtes : ‘Voilà Messieurs! Vous n’aurez ...
Indian-accented corn on the cob recipe

Indian-accented Corn On The Cob

"My intention was to go back to the Canyon for sunset when it is apparently even more spectacular with all the red condoms glowing in the light. My motel had a...
purple cauliflower recipe

Imperial Purple Gold-dusted Cauliflower

“First of all, as to cauliflower, here is a tip. If you are not lucky enough to cut your own fresh from the garden, do this: remove a sliver from the thick wood...
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 ...