I recently went fishing with some friends and caught an Atlantic Salmon. To my surprise, this fish had a skein full of eggs. I was alarmed at quite how easy the whole process was to turn the eggs into caviar – the only remotely challenging part was removing each egg gently from the skein casing […]Read more "Home made caviar"
I love everything that tells a story. That’s probably why I like old things such as weathered objects and antiques. This watch I found at home is definitely no exception. Sorry for the bad photography; I used a jewel magnifying glass in front of my iPhone camera to enlarge the writing as much as I […]Read more "If this watch could talk…"
I guess the first thing you’ll notice when you see this picture is how few chips there are. Actually, only if you are greedy like me. There are two reasons for this – first is that this lot was a tester, just to make sure I used the right potatoes and seasoning. Second is because […]Read more "Duck Fat Chips"
No, this is not a bouquet of flowers. It is actually the flower head from an onion. Nature is amazing. Inspiration?Read more "Inspired by nature"
Look at the lively purple of these African Violets.Read more "Colour Inspiration"
Look at this green of this Pandan plant. Rich.Read more "Green"
Not the biggest head of garlic, but a very fine specimen.Read more "Home Grown Garlic"
This is a dark chocolate & raspberry mousse cake. The raspberry component is the jelly on top. The outer shell was made using sheets of cellulose acetate smeared with melted chocolate. It was then placed in the fridge to solidify, making a shell in which to hold the mousse. Chocolate & Raspberry – Classic!Read more "Chocolate & Raspberry Mousse Cake"
Look at the deep ruby red of the pomegranate seeds. Inspiration?Read more "Ruby Red"