After eating without thinking for four decades, suddenly the word Coeliac entered my life, which in turn brought two other words. Gluten. Free. This blog tracks my personal food journey and experiences. I hope you enjoy it.
Posts tagged "Lunch"
Seafood stew

Seafood stew

It’s bucketing down in Sydney this week. The call-out for wintery food continues. So to match the wild and angry ocean, I decided to make a seafood stew. Seafood sometimes receives a tepid ‘oh yay’ of under-enthusiasm in our household, so we don’t tend to eat it day in day...READ ON»
Cold + rain + wind = lamb shanks

Cold + rain + wind = lamb shanks

Often when the weather combination dials up cold + rain + wind, I seek out lamb shanks. If you live in Sydney, that’s pretty well been your weather forecast this week, so you may require some lamb shanks to go with it. This is the second lamb shank recipe posted...READ ON»
A very grown up soup

A very grown up soup

I made pistachio & asparagus soup last week, as a practice run for a wintery weekend away. My bloke was the taste tester, and his response was very positive – followed by the comment – “it’s a very grown up soup”. And he’s right. It’s a smooth, sexy, sophisticated soup that...READ ON»
The Best Potato Dish - loved since the 70's

The Best Potato Dish – loved since the 70′s

This dish is just known as The Potato Dish in my family. It came from a neighbour called Jan (in ye olden days), then was modified by my mum. As kids we would often request this dish, alongside chocolate mousse. Pull this dish out when you want some SPECIAL spuds...READ ON»
Split pea, spinach & cauliflower soup. Comfort-a-rama.

Split pea, spinach & cauliflower soup. Comfort-a-rama.

It’s Saturday lunch time. Pouring with rain outside and the beach looks wild. Whilst the youngest of my team are eating vegemite sandwiches, it’s time for me to cook soup. For myself. I’ve been saving a beautiful chicken stock in the freezer that was made from an exceptional roast chicken....READ ON»