37377

jonroberts

total posts: 171

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Maple bourbon cider - lethal, autumnal, and the perfect accompaniment to turkey sandwiches. {recipe}

Maple bourbon cider - lethal, autumnal, and the perfect accompaniment to turkey sandwiches. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

White cranberry cosmopolitans - the perfect Thanksgiving or Christmas drink. {recipe}

White cranberry cosmopolitans - the perfect Thanksgiving or Christmas drink. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

As a Brit in America, this is my go-to Thanksgiving menu. Butter roast turkey with apple stuffing, green beans, and roasted pumpkin. {recipe}

As a Brit in America, this is my go-to Thanksgiving menu. Butter roast turkey with apple stuffing, green beans, and roasted pumpkin. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Apple punch with hot apple cider and a hearty dose of calvados.

Apple punch with hot apple cider and a hearty dose of calvados.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

I first ate roast chicken with plums cooked by a Georgian lady in the Russian market in Warsaw. This is my version. {recipe}

I first ate roast chicken with plums cooked by a Georgian lady in the Russian market in Warsaw. This is my version. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

This is a very adaptable chicken stew – you can add a can of drained chick peas to bulk it out if necessary, or add a few handfuls of rice or orzo for very hungry people.

This is a very adaptable chicken stew – you can add a can of drained chick peas to bulk it out if necessary, or add a few handfuls of rice or orzo for very hungry people.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Autumn in New York calls for a proper deep dark Autumn-y cocktail. It’s time for the first Manhattan of Fall.

Autumn in New York calls for a proper deep dark Autumn-y cocktail. It’s time for the first Manhattan of Fall.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

These are serious cupcakes. Dark and somber in a way that seems particularly Autumnal to me.

These are serious cupcakes. Dark and somber in a way that seems particularly Autumnal to me.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

The French Martini was actually invented as part of an advertising campaign for Chambord, the beautiful deep purple black raspberry liqueur. The gorgeous colour whispers fashion week to me.

The French Martini was actually invented as part of an advertising campaign for Chambord, the beautiful deep purple black raspberry liqueur. The gorgeous colour whispers fashion week to me.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Strip steak with a bourbon butter sauce - the perfect birthday treat.

Strip steak with a bourbon butter sauce - the perfect birthday treat.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

What to do with a 2ft long zucchini? Zucchini linguine in a lemon cream sauce!

What to do with a 2ft long zucchini? Zucchini linguine in a lemon cream sauce!

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

The Singapore Sling was created at Raffels bar by the bartender, Mr Ngiam Tong Boon, and he jotted the recipe down on a bar-chit for a customer anxious to recreate it at home. {recipe}

The Singapore Sling was created at Raffels bar by the bartender, Mr Ngiam Tong Boon, and he jotted the recipe down on a bar-chit for a customer anxious to recreate it at home. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

I like to under cook my brownies so that they squidge and ooze hot chocolate. {recipe}

I like to under cook my brownies so that they squidge and ooze hot chocolate. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Nothing says the end of summer like grilled corn salad with chopped heirloom tomatoes, fresh basil and parsley. {recipe}

Nothing says the end of summer like grilled corn salad with chopped heirloom tomatoes, fresh basil and parsley. {recipe}

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Lemon granita fizz - it couldn

Lemon granita fizz - it couldn't be easier. I’m pretty pleased with this no fuss granita method, which has got me through yet another summer of ice cream machine envy.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

I made two batches of these blueberry lemon olive oil cakes, one with and one without coriander. On balance, I marginally preferred the plain version.

I made two batches of these blueberry lemon olive oil cakes, one with and one without coriander. On balance, I marginally preferred the plain version.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Making lobster rolls is laughably easy if you can buy lobster already cooked, but cooking your own isn

Making lobster rolls is laughably easy if you can buy lobster already cooked, but cooking your own isn't a deal breaker.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

The Dark and Stormy - this is what I drink on muggy Manhattan days when I seriously wonder how people ever survived before the invention of air conditioning.

The Dark and Stormy - this is what I drink on muggy Manhattan days when I seriously wonder how people ever survived before the invention of air conditioning.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Eat watermelon while the sun shines. Particularly a watermelon and campari sorbet. The campari gives the sorbet a deeper sour citrus note, and if it’s possible, makes it an even prettier pink.

Eat watermelon while the sun shines. Particularly a watermelon and campari sorbet. The campari gives the sorbet a deeper sour citrus note, and if it’s possible, makes it an even prettier pink.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Chicken with 40 cloves of garlic doesn’t taste nearly as garlic-y as you would imagine. It’s more a sweet deep flavor, rather than pungent garlic.

Chicken with 40 cloves of garlic doesn’t taste nearly as garlic-y as you would imagine. It’s more a sweet deep flavor, rather than pungent garlic.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Vodka, orange bitter, orange and ginger ale - the deliciously lethal mix behind the Headless Horseman

Vodka, orange bitter, orange and ginger ale - the deliciously lethal mix behind the Headless Horseman

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Strawberry pineapple snow cones for the hot summer weather.

Strawberry pineapple snow cones for the hot summer weather.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Red snapper en papilotte with fennel, chick peas and white wine. It sounds complicated but it couldn

Red snapper en papilotte with fennel, chick peas and white wine. It sounds complicated but it couldn't be easier.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

What could be better than a cool lime margarita on a summer evening?

What could be better than a cool lime margarita on a summer evening?

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

This is a very sophisticated adult version of ice magic, though the fun of the drizzle and set, the great pleasure of cracking the topping with a teaspoon, remains intact.

This is a very sophisticated adult version of ice magic, though the fun of the drizzle and set, the great pleasure of cracking the topping with a teaspoon, remains intact.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Too hot to cook, I find myself wanting to eat mezze style – picking at salads and pita bread, a bowl of hummus, a few chunks of salty feta cheese drizzled with a little olive oil.

Too hot to cook, I find myself wanting to eat mezze style – picking at salads and pita bread, a bowl of hummus, a few chunks of salty feta cheese drizzled with a little olive oil.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Lillet, champagne and orange to garnish - a little bit of Paris wherever you are.

Lillet, champagne and orange to garnish - a little bit of Paris wherever you are.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Olympic Onion Rings - could there be a better snack to share at an Olympic viewing party? I mean, seriously?

Olympic Onion Rings - could there be a better snack to share at an Olympic viewing party? I mean, seriously?

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

When strawberries are at their Farmers’ Market best this is a great cocktail that really takes advantage of their wonderful summery flavor.

When strawberries are at their Farmers’ Market best this is a great cocktail that really takes advantage of their wonderful summery flavor.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

These pickled strawberries keep for about a week in the fridge. If you want to keep them for longer, sterilize the jar properly and seal.

These pickled strawberries keep for about a week in the fridge. If you want to keep them for longer, sterilize the jar properly and seal.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

A famers’ market summer special – roasted tomato pasta, which soothes, inspires, and makes believers of us all.

A famers’ market summer special – roasted tomato pasta, which soothes, inspires, and makes believers of us all.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

This is a Hollywood fantasy of a cocktail – it’s almost too deep vivid red to be real, too set-decorated with lime and mint to be true, and yet, happily, it is.

This is a Hollywood fantasy of a cocktail – it’s almost too deep vivid red to be real, too set-decorated with lime and mint to be true, and yet, happily, it is.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

The farm stand on the way back to New York was groaning with peaches, and these muffins seemed like the perfect way to recreate a sunny holiday memory in the bustle of the city.

The farm stand on the way back to New York was groaning with peaches, and these muffins seemed like the perfect way to recreate a sunny holiday memory in the bustle of the city.

www.ifyoucanmakethatyoucanmakethis.com

Here’s what the gourmet farm shops of the world would probably prefer to keep secret: making peach vinegar is really easy.

Here’s what the gourmet farm shops of the world would probably prefer to keep secret: making peach vinegar is really easy.

Site Information