Tag: cafe

  • Strawberry and star anise jam

    Strawberry and star anise jam

    Sooo.. It may be time to address the elephant in the room. The one covered in jam. One of my weaknesses is jam. (Correction: my only weakness? Alas, no, cake!) Any friendly, regular readers of these blog posts may recall the occasional tribute to jam – deliberating over it, buying it, eating it, fawning over […]

  • Quichemas – Sausage, apple and blue cheese quiche

    Quichemas – Sausage, apple and blue cheese quiche

    The café at which I work has a specials board. Like most specials boards it is big, black and made of slate, and to many strictly set menu-adhering customers, a cumbersome distraction to the ambience of the room. Before I worked with food I was an indoctrinated menu-follower. It is handed to you politely by […]