Archive for January, 2007

Weblog Awards 2007

Sunday, January 28th, 2007

The Weblog Awards 2007 are into the finals (and no, we’re not there).  Go and vote for your favourites - and show support some food blogs!

Wordpress 2.1 Released

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

It’s geeky news, but since I use it - Wordpress 2.1 has just been released. Go boy, fetch!

Weekend Herb Blogging #66 Roundup

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

Wow! When I said I would be stealing (hosting) Kalyn’s Weekend Herb Blogging for a week, I didn’t expect this many great entries!
I’m impressed to see so many fabulous recipes collected in one place. Of course, in tune with the topic, each of these recipes is based around a herb (or vegetable) of the writers […]

WHB #66: Beetroot, Apple and Stilton Salad

Sunday, January 21st, 2007

Beetroot is one of my favourite vegetables. It’s also one that I hated as a child, only ever served to me cold and tasting far too strongly of vinegar.

One of the best uses for Beetroot is when paired with goats cheese - the two flavours compliment each other and as such create a beautiful and […]

Sernik (Polish Cheesecake)

Wednesday, January 17th, 2007

Sernik is a Polish cheesecake much unlike any cheesecake you’ve ever tried before. This one is much richer and denser, but none the worse for it, with a sweet and delicious taste.

You’ll need curd cheese (Quark?) for this, which might or might not be hard to find. We buy it in a local European shop, […]