Tag Archives: musings on food

Blushing Beauties

Languishing in my fruit bowl, a bag of Rainier cherries.  Their pink and yellow flesh blushes intensely. Picking out handfuls at a time, I eat them greedily and savour their intense sweetness.  But half a bag remains in my fruit bowl. Rainiers are sensitive souls.  Vulnerable to the elements and gorged on by birds, these lucky few have made […]

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My philosophy of comfort food…

To me the definition of comfort food is not just in the eating, but in the creating.  It’s a dish that you love to make, it’s foolproof and it always tastes great.  For me, my signature comfort food dish is risotto.  Let me explain… First, you work out your frustrations of the day by rigorously chopping the celery […]

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