Category Archives: Food Talk

Turkey Surprise

This year’s first turkey dinner was a surprise. There is something to be said for the spectacular task of preparing and presenting a twenty-four pound turkey to the dinner table. But I digress as it has been many years since a turkey … Continue reading

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Pesto Time!

I love pesto! Many of my friends love my pesto. Today finds me making pesto for the third time this season. There could be a big ole discussion on growing and harvesting pesto to maximise your efforts etc. But you … Continue reading

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Fried Green Tomatoes

I love fried green tomatoes! And the tomato plants are loaded right now. There is a gazillion ways to fry green tomatoes – take your pick. I’ll list some guildlines. Make sure the tomatoes are large, firm and shiny. I … Continue reading

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Long Time No see

An invitation to a Facebook food group has refreshed my interest in this blog. It’s been over a year since I have even looked in here. Where does the time go? Too busy – but now I find myself allowing … Continue reading

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What The hell Has Happened To Food!?

Nation of Pica. If I were to write a book on the state of food that would be the title – Nation of Pica. The number of people consuming non food items is overwhelming and the dumbing down of food … Continue reading

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Fruitcake Fruitcake Fruitcake, with a splash of Southern Comfort!

I’d like a little more than a splash please! Since the last few years I have tried many fruitcake recipes and finally took the best from several of them to create my own. The traditional fruitcake I make is dark, … Continue reading

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