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history of belgian frites

A History of Belgian Frites

Following my post on Belgian frites, I found the history of the Belgian frite was a minefield of controversy, misunderstandings and vying be...

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recipe for dutch apple pie

Apple Pie In Amsterdam

"Instead of ....writing  - I go make an apple pie, or study The Joy of Cooking, reading it like a rare novel" -Sylvia Plath   I kn...

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comte cheese

On Comté cheese

"I would take it off into a little corner with a really nice bottle of wine and a knife and hope no one interrupted me." Juliet Harbutt, au...

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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 ...
irish coffee recipe

Irish Coffee

"Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat." -Alex Levine   &...

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