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Death And Taxes… And Now Rhubarb

Death And Taxes… And Now Rhubarb

Benjamin Franklin once famously said “in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes."

Garden This Winter For Sensational Results This Spring

Garden This Winter For Sensational Results This Spring

Hey you! Yes, you. Person who should be in the garden but who can’t be bothered because it’s too cold. You know who I mean.

Well if you want an exquisite garden come spring, you better get off the couch and head outside. Now!

Apple Time Is Here Again! Part 3

Continuing the series of apple cake recipes I've hopped over the border of my native Germany to neighbouring Belgium. They do wicked cakes, those Flemings! And don't miss my little rant about vanilla at the end of the recipe.


Chilled Soup For Hot Days

It's so hot I'd like to sit in a cool pool all day slurping iced coffee in the morning, iced soup for lunch, icecream for tea and something boozey on the rocks a little later. Chilled soups might seem a bit outlandish at first, but they're so good you've got to try one.

Sugar plum fairy

Why sugar plum fairy, you might ask. She's a character in Tchaikovsky's ballet Nutcracker. And she's a keeper of sweets. Such as the sweet I'm about to make - plum leather.

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