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Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Pan-Fried Carrot Strips

Halloween has always been celebrated in a big way in Ireland, where I come from. When I was growing up it was more about dressing up, spooking each other, playing games such as apple bobbing rather than today’s popular ‘trick or treating’. Irish folklore has strong links with Halloween, which is said to be linked with […]

Back in Black…and a Cup of Soup

So much for the signs of spring mentioned in my last post. Winter is truly upon us here in Denmark. I realised after I’d taken some of these photos how much black clothing predominated in them. At least that day. It did provide a nice contrast to the snow-dusted surroundings though and is quite in […]

Creamy Jerusalem Artichoke (Jordskokke) Soup

As autumn hits I always feel the urge to make soups and casserole dishes. This year is no exception. This week we’ve had soup, cottage pie and another one-pot wonder with chicken & chorizo. Alas it is not really possible to post the recipes for all of these. Mainly because of the increased challenge the […]