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Duck and Green Peppercorn Terrine, with Quince Chutney.
Step 1: Befriend a brewer
Step 2: Make Peter Reinhart's Spent Grain Bread!
Pork Ragoût with Sage and Beans, another stunner from Stéphane Reynaud's "Pork and Sons"
Bacon Fougasse from Stéphane Reynaud's "Pork and Sons". Well worth a try!
Hotdogs on a Hot Tin Roof. And after we were done with the 'dogs, we smoked Knacks on the coals!
Morel and foie-gras macarons: how decadent can decadence be? A lot, trust me.
Sticky rice pudding. Who knew Alsacian chefs could play with mango, coconut and sesame?!
It's tough, it's chewy, it's dried beef bliss! Beef Jerky with chili in adobo.
Hot Cross Buns are spicy raisin Easter buns and a favourite of the Archbishop of Canterbury's. I think.
Irish Soda Bread: a quick fix for dinner and the shortest way to your roomies' heart.
(Pork shoulder + Berkshire ham) + lard crust² = a scrumptious English Pork Pie and a happy Colloquial Cook
Zimtsterne: Alsacian almond and cinnamon cookies. How can a cookie be so delicious and also cholesterol lowering?
Fun fact: did you know brontosauruses tasted of green tea?
Raspberry and pistachio financiers, aka alligator tits. Perfect for your mother-in-law's tea time.
Cannelés Bordelais: a caramelised beeswax crust, a soft crêpe-like dough inside - flavoured with rum and vanilla.
Artisan bread in 5-minutes. The dough tried to take over my fridge but I baked the s**t out of it.
Comfort food for those chilly chilly days: oxtail in a gingerbread and Belgian stout stew!
Pear and almond frangipane tart. A successful attempt at seducing prospective roomies.
Cassata Siciliana - Santa's foolish attempt to steal the show on New Year's Eve.
Schwobebredele - Alsacian almond cookies going wild in your kitchen.
French Boudin with prunes + why casing isn't the most judicious choice for a tennis court.
Date maamouls and the Heimlich Manoeuvre. Be prepared.