Kitchen and dining

The best salad spinner

The Best Salad Spinner

For my sins I am involved in fitting out kitchens for rental properties. Everything gets some pretty hard wear and one of the first things to go is the salad sp...
how to poach an egg

How To Poach An Egg

"Take eggs and break them in scalding hot water and when they are sufficiently cooked take them out." -A Forme of Cury, 14th century   Simple eh? Ther...
thermal coffee pots

Thermal Coffee Pots

"What would life be without coffee? But, then, what is life even with coffee?" -King Louis XV   My experience of thermal coffee pots! Thermal is al...