Salt, Pepper and a Dollop of Cream

One Woman's Journey through Her Cookbooks

A Warming Pork Soup

Autumn has arrived and the kids are back in school.  The central heating was turned on last night for the first time in ages.  I love cooking at this time … Continue reading

September 11, 2012 · 2 Comments

A First in Our House – Venison Steaks!

Tonight I cooked venison for dinner. I’ve never had it before and until recently wouldn’t have even contemplated eating it. But life is short and you have a take a … Continue reading

September 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Lasagne made the Silver Spoon way

I have to say that I’ve a fondness for Italian food. And I love the drama that I’ve experienced at the restaurants I’ve gone to, the larger-than-life characters, the atmosphere, … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

For the Love of Claire – Chicken with Aubergines, Tomatoes and Garlic

It’s a miserable day here in Dublin and Hubbie has just announced that he’s coming home early from work! Time to get the dinner on but what to cook? Today … Continue reading

August 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pizza with Puff!

There’s a lovely smell coming from my kitchen! I’m absolutely starving after pouring over books to decide what’s on my menu for a little supper party I’m having on Friday … Continue reading

August 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

No Longer a French Tart

It is really amazing when some things just come together to point you in the direction of a recipe. My dad recently gave me a jar of onion marmalade and … Continue reading

August 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

A Try at Tapas

Now, I LOOOVVVEEE tapas but cooking lots of dishes is hard work! I remember the first time I tried tapas at our local Gourmet Food Parlour. I loved the food … Continue reading

August 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

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