potatoes

smoky northern european potatoes recipe

Smoky Eastern European Potatoes

This is a very easy way of cooking potatoes – no peeling involved of course. I have called them ‘eastern European’ because of the caraway…. But you could transf...
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 between neighbouring n...
pommes anna

How to Make An Impressive Pommes Anna

“…created during the era of Napoleon III, and named, as were so many culinary triumphs in those days, after one of the grandes cocottes of the period.” -Julia ...