Tag Archives: pasta

John Kirby’s Recipe: Crabmeat Ravioli with Sage Butter

John Kirby’s Guest Post: Crabmeat Ravioli with Sage Butter. A lovely starter, and not so difficult really!

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Seriously: Turn Off the Heat Under the Pasta and Save Money

Pasta does not need to be simmered on the stove, turn off the gas and save money and energy.

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The blogosphere needs another Mac ‘n’ Cheese recipe like a hole in the head

Macaroni Cheese Recipe

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Dining with the Toffs: Lady Maclean’s Diplomatic Dishes

Mooching about our rented holiday villa, sorry, amazingly huge palazzo in Croatia, I found an extraordinary cookbook, Lady Maclean’s Diplomatic Dishes.  Veronica Maclean was a Scottish blue-blood, born to Lord and Lady Lovat in 1920, photographed by Cecil Beaton 20 years later and celebrated as a fragile beauty.  According to her Independent obituary, she led a “marvellously full life” as […]

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Croatia: Cool People and They Make Minestrone

Recipes: Summer Minestrone

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