Winter

Gluten-Free Condensed Milk Marzipan Cake, Cardamom Frosting, Marzipan Hearts

Gluten-Free Condensed Milk Marzipan Cake, Cardamom Frosting, Marzipan Hearts

Cakes, Sweet Recipes, Winter

My son is five years old, young and innocent and tender with his soft, smooth […]

St John Bakery Doughnuts

St John Bakery Doughnuts

Sweet Recipes, Winter

I’ve forever been weary of making doughnuts until last week. Perhaps I cracked due to […]

Lotus Root Chips with Sea Salt and Shichimi Togarashi, and Meeting Wolves

Lotus Root Chips with Sea Salt and Shichimi Togarashi, and Meeting Wolves

Savory Recipes, Winter

We could tell that snow was in the forecast by watching the grey, hazy dawn […]

Lemongrass, Star Anise and Ginger Miso Soup with Soba and Greens

Lemongrass, Star Anise and Ginger Miso Soup with Soba and Greens

Savory Recipes, Winter

I awake in the cold, impersonal air with an otherworldly chill ensconcing my exposed limbs. […]

Crispy Beet Gnocchi, Horseradish Brown Butter, Mint

Crispy Beet Gnocchi, Horseradish Brown Butter, Mint

Savory Recipes, Winter

I was a scrupulously obsessive child. Everything in my juvenescence had to be “just so” […]

Roast Shrimp with Garlic Butter, Grilled Tangerine and Sweet and Salty Oven Fries

Roast Shrimp with Garlic Butter, Grilled Tangerine and Sweet and Salty Oven Fries

Savory Recipes, Winter

I wake on a frigid February morning with the lingering scent of salt water in […]

Pasta alla Carbonara with Roasted Purple Carrots and Chives

Pasta alla Carbonara with Roasted Purple Carrots and Chives

Savory Recipes, Winter

The New Year has been rather frozen and prosaic. Stillness is what strikes me most, […]

Earl Grey Pots De Crème with Lavender Cream

Earl Grey Pots De Crème with Lavender Cream

Sweet Recipes, Winter

The landscape is cold and grey, blustery, and definitely grim. The matte sky is fiercely […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Cookies

Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich Cookies

Sweet Recipes, Winter

Without familiar creature comforts we would be lost souls, bobbing in a sea of solitude […]