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The Ranelagh Kitchen Diaries - part one

The Ranelagh Kitchen Diaries - part one

In terms of posts for this coming year, I've been inspired by Nigel Slater's Kitchen Diaries, both volumes of which I found lounging around at home over Christmas
16 Last-Minute Cookbook Christmas Gifts

16 Last-Minute Cookbook Christmas Gifts

The Kitchen Diaries III. In Street Vegan, Adam Sobel takes us through his journey from kitchen assistant to fully-fledged foodie entrepreneur, and along the way, shares some absolutely delightful stories associated with his quest to bring vegan food to the people of New York and New Jersey
16 Last-Minute Cookbook Christmas Gifts

16 Last-Minute Cookbook Christmas Gifts

The Kitchen Diaries III. In Street Vegan, Adam Sobel takes us through his journey from kitchen assistant to fully-fledged foodie entrepreneur, and along the way, shares some absolutely delightful stories associated with his quest to bring vegan food to the people of New York and New Jersey
Dish of the Month Round up - a year of Nigel Slater Recipes

Dish of the Month Round up - a year of Nigel Slater Recipes

Last Christmas I recevied a copy of Nigel Slater's The Kitchen Diaries II,  my friend Sue, of A Little Heaven on a Plate fame, is also a fan of this book and we resolved to cook from the book every month and to make sure we actually did it, we created a blogger challenge, and so Dish of the Month was born
Almond, pear and blackberry crumble cake - recipe

Almond, pear and blackberry crumble cake - recipe

This cake went down a storm at home last weekend, I have adapted the recipe. I have a big bag of almonds that I bought in Turkey, purchased purely with baking in mind, although I keep scoffing a few here and there
Your favourites and mine 2013

Your favourites and mine 2013

A soup of bacon and celeriac from The Kitchen Diaries II. My Virtual Christmas Party was a favourite post in December, I even won a prize from Pidy for these canapes
Gifts Ideas 2012

Gifts Ideas 2012

Another favourite Italian one, full of gorgeous recipes, it has a coffee table quality to it, but the food all looks make-able in a home kitchen