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Jerusalem Artichoke Soup

May 10th, 2013 Last weekend I had lunch chez Rick and Su in Golders Green. Su made a stunning Jerusalem Artichoke soup from home grown artichokes – I saw a bouquet garni and some double cream go in there, but … Continue reading

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Crab stuffed Lamb

November 20th, 2012 On Sunday I cooked Sunday lunch for 9 people with Oli, chez Rick and Su in Golders Green. We went to Borough Market to plan the meal, but I bought a leg of lamb from Theobalds on the … Continue reading

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Jerusalem Artichokes

Jerusalem Artichokes are not actually artichokes and they don’t come from Jerusalem. They were brought back from America by the Frenchman Samuel de Champlain, in about 1605, who described them as having a taste like artichokes. The Jerusalem part is attributed … Continue reading

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