Category Archives: Cooking

First apple and cinnamon crumble

Yesterday I made my first apple crumble. After much research via Twitter, the Guardian and various recipe sites I got confused as every recipe seemed to be quite different from pre-stewing the fruit to chucking them into the dish barely … Continue reading

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Cat’s vegetable hotpot

Yesterday I made a vegetable hotpot thing which turned out so well that I am now confident in calling myself a capable cook. I used the following vegetables: One red onion, diced Several garlic cloves, diced Several carrots, cut into … Continue reading

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New discovery: I don’t like fennel

Tonight I have realised that I don’t like fennel. Well, I do like it in some form, for example the Messmer tea, but I don’t think I will choose it as vegetable again. It’s all part of the experience of … Continue reading

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Roasted savoy cabbage

Tonight I cooked roasted savoy cabbage with mashed potatoes and carrots loosely following the Abel & Cole recipe. With hindsight I should have probably followed it closer rather than just seeing what happens, but it turned out lovely. I used: … Continue reading

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First Abel & Cole delivery! [@abelandcole]

Today was the first delivery of my Abel & Cole box. I had considered ordering a vegetable box for a while and Abel & Cole was always at the top of my list thanks to some of the great reviews … Continue reading

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How to make a Nutella hot chocolate

It’s no secret that I love Nutella which is probably the German in me coming through! I am sometimes surprised that I like it seeing I generally am not much of a chocolate eater, but there’s just something about it. … Continue reading

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Vegetables and potatoes

Today I was cooking properly for the first time in months. It was something more than just throwing together pasta or eating a sandwich and ended up to be really nice even though I wasn’t sure what I wanted it … Continue reading

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