Tag: food history

Welcome to the Kingdom of Things.

A visit to Amsterdam's oldest flea market, Waterlooplein.

Fat Thursday, when everyone in Poland feasts on doughnuts

One of my favourite Polish traditions. Have you had your Fat Thursday's pączek yet?

114 Pear and Cinnamon Frangipane Tart

A recipe for a homely Pear and Cinnamon Frangipane Tart and a few words about cinnamon. Who else has a weakness for this spice?

109 No-waste Polish Chocolate Truffles

Say no to food waste with these delicious chocolate truffles. Plus a short read about Polish weddings!

82 Broad beans with butter (Bób)

From field to plate. Homegrown broad beans with butter - my ode to simplicity.

71 Homemade Horseradish and Egg Sauce

There is a saying in Poland: you're not even good for horseradish grating (meaning: you're useless). If only horseradish grating was easy!