Wedding Cookbook

Keiko’s Japanese Style Fried Chicken

Keiko’s Japanese Style Fried Chicken

There is a tale of two tales here. Yes, one is certainly about fried chicken; and much can be said about fried chicken. The outside crips, the inside juicy and succulent. Universally loved. Often consumed at the end of a night out, when any shame […]

Muhammara

Muhammara

  What I remember most about Syria is how friendly the people were. Not just the people you usually expect to be friendly like the hotel receptionist or the tour guide. No – everyone we met was extremely kind and helpful. Our slightly run down […]

CHOCOLATE & WALNUT BROWNIES

CHOCOLATE & WALNUT BROWNIES

  What do you associate with brownies? For me, it is certainly hedonism. For surely there is nothing as intrinsically pleasurable – both for the senses and the mind. In moderation of course. Now, if the first thing that springs to your mind is a certain […]

COURGETTE, FETA AND OLIVE PASTA

COURGETTE, FETA AND OLIVE PASTA

This courgette and feta pasta recipe is wonderfully simple and absolutely delicious. It makes a great lunch or dinner, for yourself, family or friends – pretty much any time of year. However, I can especially recommend this on a late summers evening, sat in the […]

Guacamole a la Madre

Guacamole a la Madre

  The sun is beating down on your head, relentlessly. Thankfully you’ve remembered your hat! The sand is sticking to your wet toes, your skin smells of seawater and sunscreen. The sea, a rich blue is glistening next to you, topped with little wisps of […]

Wedding Cookbook

Wedding Cookbook

For those of you who read this and don’t know me or don’t know me well, I just got married over a couple of week ago (wuhuu I am now Mrs. Wu!). With a Lebanese first name, a Chinese surname, a German passport and living […]