North Europe

pave cobble cheese

Pavé Cobble: a cheese of brawn and might

We had a cold lunch of salmon cured in beetroot and gin; various pâtés and mousses; and then a cheeseboard selected carelessly from what looked most interesting...
german salad dressing recipe

Authentically German salad dressing

A while ago I posted a recipe for a confused German salad dressing which wasn’t too sure whether it wasn’t really Greek. I mentioned in that that real German sa...

Oxford Isis – a Mohammed Ali of a Cheese

Alright, so it’s the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race today, so it seems appropriate, bearing in mind that the Oxford second boat is called Isis (after the river ...