January, 2016

Soup & a slice: 20160129

Soup & a slice: 20160129

I’ve seen a few tweets recently from scientifically-minded people, essentially sneering at people who avoid ‘processed foods’. Their point is that almost all foods are processed, including beer and bread, and lots of things that the average person on the street would consider both healthy and delicious. This is true. Almost all food is processed. […]

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  29th January 2016   No comments
Breadmachine recipe: Wholewheat bread (sort of)

Breadmachine recipe: Wholewheat bread (sort of)

A bread machine recipe, from the Logik Stainless Steel Bread Maker instruction booklet, for a loaf that is about 1/4 wholewheat flour. Prep: 10 mins Cook: 3 hrs 30 mins Makes a 700g loaf Ingredients 270ml tepid water 2 tbsp sunflower oil 1 tsp salt 3 tbsp caster sugar 2.5 tsp milk powder 488g strong […]

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  29th January 2016   No comments
Campfire Carbonnade

Campfire Carbonnade

If you remember back a few weeks, we were pondering recipes that use lager. Although some of the desserts were tempting, in the end we started with something savoury – a beef stew based on a simple carbonnade recipe. It has turned out to be a firm favourite, made several times since. It would make […]

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  12th January 2016   No comments

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