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Cocido Montañés

Mountain Stew comes from Cantabria and is said to date back to the 17th Century. Cantabria is a mountainous region on the north Atlantic coast and it may be in Spain, but it can get very cold and wet. Cocido … Continue reading

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June 22nd, 2012 When I’d finished buying my vegetables at the Islington Farmers’ Market on Sunday, Martin the farmer, presented me with a kohlrabi to try. These Russian spaceship like vegetables are quite common in Indian cuisine, but I don’t … Continue reading

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Lunch and Dinner chez Niko and Kiki

January 5th, 2011 I’ve been working with Kiki for a while, editing some video. Today we were working to a deadline so I had lunch and dinner with her and her husband Niko. Alena cooked both times – we had … Continue reading

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