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giant wind chimes

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baf! obviously, no wind now.


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Clockwise from top left: mango, cinnamon and strawberry leather; pistachio and matcha; strawberry-from-the-garden; mango, ginger and caramelised lemon peel.

Pomegranate caramel dipping sauce on the side. The sweetened sushi rice cooked in cream was delicious, but a little too damp.
30th Jun 2010, 20:40   | tags:,,comments (2)

The Scotland

10 days in that huge hoose, on the Ardnamurchan peninsula.

26th Jun 2010, 13:52   | tags:,comments (3)

ball's out

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Mmmm, lovely balls. Part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival.
7th May 2010, 16:28   | tags:,comments (3)

epic sushi feast

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Salmon, swordfish and fillet of venison nigiri. The salmon is topped with slices of it's own skin, salted and fried until crispy. The swordfish was gently poached and served with dill and a beurre noisette. Venison seared and lightly peppered.

More maki than you can shake a stick at. The bright orange stuff is slow-roasted butternut squash puree, which was particularly good. Home-made ponzu also a success. Also sweet white miso soup to start, rhubarb (from the garden) and blood orange jelly with pear and mirin-laced cream to close.
3rd May 2010, 17:02   | tags:,comments (10)

almost three years ago

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this tiny creature arrived at my house. this is the first photo I took of him after the trip home.

clipper lighter for scale.
10th Apr 2010, 12:46   | tags:comments (6)

frogasm 2010

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Ain't no party like a frog club party.
8th Apr 2010, 12:36   | tags:,,,comments (7)


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I just wanted practice with my icing gun, really.

Black cherry and vodka cream cheese frosting in the foreground (on chocolate cakes); lemon and ginger buttercream on vanilla sponge in the background.
13th Mar 2010, 15:58   | tags:comments (7)