Hard cheese

I like most cheeses and eat more of the stuff than is good for me. I...

Roast beef on St George’s day

Sunday April 23rd St George's Day. Somehow my usual porage with maple syrup (first breakfast) and croissant...

Trout, chicken, apples, brambles

Saturday April 22nd The meal started with maple-smoked trout, for which I made a whisky-based horseradish sauce. ...

Venison burgers and Byzantine chanting

Friday April 21st The barbecue went well. Cambridge was prickling with light rain as it started, but...

Mustard cheese?

Some Arran cheese came yesterday. It always tastes good, especially if you eat it with Arran...

An Easter chicken rather than an Easter egg

Sunday April 16th The promised sunshine gave way to bouts of drizzle. Not a day to picnic...

Hot cross buns

Friday April 14th Good Friday. After the gym I settled down to a serious hot cross bun....

Chocolate – I knew it!

As readers of the Singleton Diet will know, I usually eat a couple of squares of dark...

Basmati saffron rice with duck

Saturday April 8th The Basmati rice came free. There is a promotional effort on, with free packs...

Barbecue time

Friday April 7th The first barbecue of the year! It wasn't quite like the ones I used...
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