Monthly Archives: December 2012

Gravadlax or How To Grave the Salmon

Mr Fiance has been bragging about gravadlax for ages and I know he has made it successfully couple of times. So this winter I decided to finally brave the elements and have my go with this so yet popular treat. … Continue reading

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Pudding The French Toast?

Comfort food is diary to me, always and on every occassion when I’m unwell, unhappy or simply ill. Cheese and buttermilk, curd cheese, hard cheese, soft cheese you name it. I’m not allowed much milk on its own during the … Continue reading

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Breakfast is Good Start

Winter seems to be the time of flu and infections, which finally came upon me. Got stuck in bed with fever and other trimmings so I’m in need for comfort and healthy food. Maybe pancakes aren’t the most healthy of … Continue reading

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Curing Ham is Curable

… yes it’s Christmas time soon and we are getting ready to prepare food for 3 days of Christmas. Yes you didn’t overhear yourself – in Poland we have 3 days of Christmas: Christmas Eve, First Day of Christmas and … Continue reading

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Eat The Cakes

I have new favourite cake tray. Bought it in Lidl for pennies. It’s perfect for small six loafs of your choice. One does not need to stress how cute such loafs are. Little cake just for you, which seems like … Continue reading

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Ity Bitty Little Fishy

I’ve been searching for inspiration recently and one came from a british cooking program called “Dinner with Enemy”, it’s kind of cook out contest where amateurs are cooking and being judged by professionals. One episode was about fish cakes. What … Continue reading

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