Category Archives: Breakfast

RigatoniForno TPP

Carb fest for the Needy

We were under siege. While Lil Lassie and The Scotsman went prancing about their daily lives and taking their good health for granted, Lil Loon and I were in a state of misery. And as misery loves company, we huddled

RigatoniForno TPP

Carb fest for the Needy

We were under siege. While Lil Lassie and The Scotsman went prancing about their daily lives and taking their good health for granted, Lil Loon and I were in a state of misery. And as misery loves company, we huddled

Orange Breakfast

A Citrus Morning

The blood orange season is short, even more so in Doha. By the time they finally take to the stage, the show’s over, and every blushing orange citrus is grabbed from a pitiful amount of crates. Mine were a pair

Orange Breakfast

A Citrus Morning

The blood orange season is short, even more so in Doha. By the time they finally take to the stage, the show’s over, and every blushing orange citrus is grabbed from a pitiful amount of crates. Mine were a pair

SHAKSHUKA
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Shakshuka in Plenty

Here as promised, is the meal I held back from the Plenty review. This recipe does anything but restraint. There are days that call for that, when you want a big ol’ flavour hit that refuses to compromise. Hearty, rough

SHAKSHUKA
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Shakshuka in Plenty

Here as promised, is the meal I held back from the Plenty review. This recipe does anything but restraint. There are days that call for that, when you want a big ol’ flavour hit that refuses to compromise. Hearty, rough

Nasi Goreng 02

A Bowlful of Rice

If you have a bowl of cold, cooked rice, you have much. In my book, there is no other food item that can present itself in as many satisfactory guises as rice does. The humble, willing workhorse of the food

Nasi Goreng 02

A Bowlful of Rice

If you have a bowl of cold, cooked rice, you have much. In my book, there is no other food item that can present itself in as many satisfactory guises as rice does. The humble, willing workhorse of the food

Jodie's dougnuts 04

Jodie’s Pillows of Heaven – Proper, Baked Doughnuts.

Have I got a treat for you! I don’t do posts back to back, but I had to get typing after my kitchen escapades this afternoon. Look at that. Baked, proper, yeasted dough, doughnuts. And admit it, don’t you want one?

Jodie's dougnuts 04

Jodie’s Pillows of Heaven – Proper, Baked Doughnuts.

Have I got a treat for you! I don’t do posts back to back, but I had to get typing after my kitchen escapades this afternoon. Look at that. Baked, proper, yeasted dough, doughnuts. And admit it, don’t you want one?

PIKELETS
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Pikelets

Hours and hours of going cross eyed in front of a computer screen, pretending to understand HTML, shouting at the internet gods and shooting of clenched fist in the air at success, has finally yielded the result I wanted. I

PIKELETS
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Pikelets

Hours and hours of going cross eyed in front of a computer screen, pretending to understand HTML, shouting at the internet gods and shooting of clenched fist in the air at success, has finally yielded the result I wanted. I

APPLE & CINNAMON SUGAR MUFFINS
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Muffin Masterclass for Mel

Ok, let me start by saying that this post is primarily aimed at my sister and my mother. The former has not had a lot of success with muffins and my mother berates me for the lack of detailed photographs.

APPLE & CINNAMON SUGAR MUFFINS
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Muffin Masterclass for Mel

Ok, let me start by saying that this post is primarily aimed at my sister and my mother. The former has not had a lot of success with muffins and my mother berates me for the lack of detailed photographs.

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An Arabian Morning, Courtesy of an Italian

I am not a morning person. Woe betide happy, chirpy people trying to talk to me in the morning. I need a cup of tea to sear its way down my throat first, so as to pass beyond growling monosyllables.

Zaatar Labenh02

An Arabian Morning, Courtesy of an Italian

I am not a morning person. Woe betide happy, chirpy people trying to talk to me in the morning. I need a cup of tea to sear its way down my throat first, so as to pass beyond growling monosyllables.

CHOCOLATE & HAZELNUT ROLLS
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Chocolate and Hazelnut rolls

The cloud was thick, low and heavy. A baking funk is definitely not a nice place to be in. The mind was raging but the body was bailing. A fleeting moment of determination sees me try to get going, but

CHOCOLATE & HAZELNUT ROLLS
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Chocolate and Hazelnut rolls

The cloud was thick, low and heavy. A baking funk is definitely not a nice place to be in. The mind was raging but the body was bailing. A fleeting moment of determination sees me try to get going, but