Well, it’s been ages (again) ………….

…………. so I thought that I ought to post something. I really cannot remember when I posted my last entry to my poor neglected blog, so, to keep the thing alive, I thought that I’d post a few pictures of what I’ve been cooking recently. This is cod loin (sustainable, of course) wrapped in prosciutto crudo and roasted. I served it with some wilted spinach and a simple lemon, caper and butter emulsion. Continue reading

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Beef and mushroom daube

A daube is a casserole or stew, basically. The word is French and covers all manner of different dishes that all share a few basic ideas. They involve cooking meat, usually beef, for a longish period of time over a low heat, together with wine, vegetables, aromatics and other seasonings and herbs.

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