Category Archives: Recipes

2013 outside and raining, late 1500’s inside and cosy

It continues to be rotten weather in Hong Kong, I look out of my window on the 26th floor and its like being in a jumbo jet…..just cloud. These are the herbs I am growing on my lounge windowsill. I … Continue reading

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Truly truly scrumptious!

I have the most wonderful group of lady friends one could ever wish to have. They are clever, stylish, artistic, and most of all great cooks. Our hostess, is American but one could be forgiven for thinking her an English … Continue reading

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Yummy Cinnamon buns

What to do on a rainy, cool Saturday? Only one thing to cheer ALL of the family up is to bake. One of the christmas presents was an electrical food mixer with a bowl which made whipping up the dough … Continue reading

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Buttery holiday cookies

This evening the 3 boys will be arriving from Australia for the long school holidays. So this afternoon I thought I would bake some holiday themed cookies for them, using my new Wilton Christmas cookie cutter set that I bought … Continue reading

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Book club menu

I have belonged to a book club for several years and each month we read a book and have an hours critique on the book. The idea is to read the book and discuss the writers style, technique etc and … Continue reading

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Italian style thanksgiving

We have so much to give thanks for and wonderful food & wine along with good health and good friends, we are fortunate indeed. We are not American but we do like to have an excuse to cook and over … Continue reading

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Cordon Bleu cooking at home!

Still on the theme of FOOD and maybe a little over eating on our part! we splurged on 6 beautiful Lamb fillets.Purchased from Fusion, $330 for six wee pieces, which we soaked in rosemary, olive oil marinade with garlic and … Continue reading

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