Cuisines

all about Espelette pepper

All about the exceptional Espelette pepper

Today, 19 March, is St Joseph’s day, and in the Espelette area of the French Basque country they are likely to be busy. The local farmers will have carefully se...
recipe for black velvet cake

An alcoholic Irish cake for Maisie

It's St Patrick's Day today.... so something Irish I created this cake from the basic recipe for Black Velvet cake – a dark Guinness and chocolate cake toppe...
all about sherry

All About Sherry

“Have you made your trip to Jerez yet? I’d be interested in your impressions. I’ve just had a lunch of salty, mature goat cheese and a 2017 En Rama Tio Pepe ...