Although our home is now in Spain, we are currently in the UK for a while and this has made me realise how great we are as a nation, in our cooking abilities and varieties of taste. I wasn't surprised at all to read that Chicken Massala was now more popular than Fish and Chips. Regardless of which country we are in, at least 4 times a week we have the GREAT British fry-up for breakfast and most Sundays a good old Sunday roast.
Watching television these days, I can't believe the number of cooking programs that are shown which bear absolutely no relationship to every day eating habits. This coupled with millions of cook books where one would need to spend a day shopping for ingredients that you have never heard of, never use twice and probably need a re-mortgage to buy. No wonder some of these famous chefs are associated with
|Carol and Spot|
These days Carol does the majority of cooking although I love to step in a couple of times a week to give her a break. I can never compete with her in this area especially in getting everything to finish at the same time. Hey chaps - "know what I mean"
Finally, this has been written with total disregard to nutritional value and healthy eating and the whole site should probably carry a Health Hazard warning. I do however, always try to cook in Olive oil but only because I prefer the flavour it gives.
Should anyone from outside the UK wish to send me any simple recipes that they love, I would be happy to include them. Just email them............ Thanks and enjoy!