courgette and apple balsamic vinegar

Courgettes and Apple Balsamic Vinegar

I bought a bottle of apple balsamic vinegar because it looked intriguing - and then I wondered what to do with it. After concerted experimentation I found it we...
recipe for poor knights' pudding

Poor Knights’ Pudding

“To make Poor knights Pudding. Cut two penny loaves in round slices, dip them in half a pint of Cream or faire water, then lay them abroad in a dish, and beat t...
velvet piopinni

Velvet Pioppini – Fairytale Funghi

Wandering happily around a wonderful Italian supermarket in Aosta, I came upon some beautiful, miniature mushrooms labelled pholiota aegerita. They looked as if...