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Baby Tomatoes

October 17, 2009 by


Unusual veggies are always fun. It’s fun buying them and growing them, but even browsing seed catalogues of them is entertaining. My latest interesting veggie purchase was baby tomatoes about the size of almonds. So cute! Market stalls with cute tomatoes and coloured potatoes always seem to draw the biggest crowds, second only to free […]

The Lone Eater

June 11, 2009 by


So my parents (with whom I live) are going walking for two weeks in Kakadu, leaving me on my sweet little lonesome. This means that for two weeks I’m going to be cooking for myself and myself alone most of the time, which could be something of a problem. You see, everything I make ends […]

Food science and flavour

November 5, 2008 by


A friend of mine is a food scientist. Most of his work relates to food safety and nutrition, but obviously these aren’t the only factors you have to consider in food production, taste is important too. He was telling us some entertaining stories over dinner the other night and I’d like to share them with […]


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