Tabbouleh our way (V,Vg)

Tabbouleh our way (V,Vg)

Variations on the same theme   Tabbouleh is a super easy, super fresh, super summery, super delicious and super underrated salad originally from Lebanon. It has a lot of different variations, but some ingredients such as mint, onions, bulgur or semolina are indispensable to give 

Pumpkin Pie (V)

Pumpkin Pie (V)

Orange Orange is my favourite colour; I love its brightness, its warmth and its joyous character. I love wearing orange clothes, I love the smell of satsumas and oranges peels, I love running my hands in Ollie’s fiery hair, and I absolutely love carrots, butternuts 

Mushrooms soup (V)

Mushrooms soup (V)

Autumn in London What says Autumn more than mushrooms? Actually, maybe pumpkins. Damn. Well, let’s focus on mushrooms for now and we will write a post about the wonderful orange cucurbit very soon. So, Autumn. We have been quite lucky in London the past few 

Potatoes and blue cheese quiche (v)

Potatoes and blue cheese quiche (v)

  Apple of the earth When I first moved to the UK, I had an interesting conversation about food with a local. I remember telling him that the irreplaceable, essential ingredient for cooking in the South of France was probably olive oil. He replied that 

Couscous (Vg, V)

Couscous (Vg, V)

A story in History   My father was born in Algeria in 1952, when it was still French, from a long line of Spanish immigrants. He was the third generation to be born French in Algeria, and also the last. When he and his family 

Tapenade (vg, v)

Tapenade (vg, v)

  Summertime, and the livin’ is easy   Summer is my favourite season. In the south of France, where I grew up, it rimes with long, hot, lazy evenings with family and friends, with the magical sound of the cicadas, with some rose wine from 

Courgettes, feta, mint quiche

Courgettes, feta, mint quiche

  Marine in Wonderland   Oliver’s parents have a wonderful garden. An Alice in Wonderland kind of garden; colourful flowers everywhere you look, magnificent trees and fragrant fruit trees from the top to the bottom of the garden, vegetables and herbs of all sorts. Blueberries 

Spinach and goat cheese ravioli

Spinach and goat cheese ravioli

All I want for Christmas is a pasta maker For our first Christmas together, I got Ollie a complete pasta making kit from Sous Chef. I was looking for an original and useful present, and as Ollie loves cooking and eating (especially pasta), this was