Monthly Archives: November 2012

Happy Birthday Michelin Microwave

Today, November 28th is Michelin Microwave’s first birthday. It’s been an emotional year. There have been highs – Barry Norman Pickled Onions . There have been¬†lows – Loyd Grossman Tomato and Garlic Sauce. There has been some lovely feedback – … Continue reading

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Heston from Waitrose Spiced Shortcrust Mince Pies

I love Christmas. I really love Christmas. I have 1 Christmas tank top, 2 Christmas jumpers and approximately 6 pairs of Christmas socks. I like Christmas songs (even bad ones).¬† At Christmas you eat lots of food, I love food. … Continue reading

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Michel Roux Sr Cook From Scratch Chicken Thai Green Curry

Let’s do a quick history of the Roux family just so we know what we’re dealing with and what kind of culinary heights we can expect from a Roux cook at home kit. In 1967 brothers Albert Roux and Michel … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver Wild Sage, Red Onion and Chestnut Stuffing

I bought this pouch of Jamie stuffing a couple of months ago to accompany some roast pork, I forgot all about it and then last weekend I was having a roast chicken and Jamie’s stuffing moment arrived. In the past … Continue reading

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Heston from Waitrose Mashed Potato

I’ve documented on this blog before how Heston always seems to pull it out the bag, even if his stuff isn’t perfect it tends to be the best ready made version you can get. The other problem that crops up … Continue reading

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