Tag Archives: food

Crunchy Almond and Rye Topping

I must admit, although I’ve been cooking as usual at home, I haven’t been swinging the camera around as much of late. The days are gradually getting longer again, but good photo opportunities in daylight are still few and far between in this busy household. What’s more, I have recently started a new job and […]

New Zealand Moist Carrot Cake

I’m not exaggerating when I say that this is the mother of all carrot cakes. It’s one that became a firm favourite in my family home back in the mid-80’s and is simply referred to as THE carrot cake by those who have tried it. The cake recipe came from the Food Aid Cookery Book, […]

Winter Salad of Curly Kale and Pomegranate

Here’s something bright and delicious to kick off a brand new year. I stumbled across this recipe by Trina Hahnemann in the Danish magazine Mad & Venner and thought I’d give it a go on Christmas Eve here. It was nice to serve something refreshing like this with the roast and all the other traditional […]