I have been talking recently to several friends who are – like me – keeping a keen and wary eye on the contents of their shopping baskets and on their (and especially their kids’) dinner plates. We were discussing things we have to be careful about when shopping and what we are watching out for. … More Food shopping puzzles
Title: Salt Sugar Fat Author: Michael Moss Today I am reviewing another book that I recently read. Salt Sugar Fat was written by Michael Moss. Mr. Moss was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 1999 and 2006 for explanatory reporting, and won the award in 2010. He is a reporter for The New York … More Salt, sugar, fat – a book review
I have been reading up on food and digestion lately (see my book references below) and have fallen head over heels in love with fermentation. I am Czech and eating fermented and pickled food is a big part of our culinary tradition, but having read up on things, I realised that a lot of the … More Easy and healthy: fermentation at home
Last weekend, I have brought a friend shopping. She has just moved back here from the other side of the planet, and doesn’t have a car yet, so I brought her to show her some of my favourite shops. This friend has two lovely children, who are unfortunately suffering from multiple food allergies (yes, allergies, … More Sweet almonds etc…
After spending two weeks in Vietnam, I fell in love with the Pho. I decided to eat it at home as well. In Brussels there are some great places to eat Pho, among my favourite ones are : – Feuille de Menthe on the Place des Maïeurs in Woluwe Saint Pierre and – Kumquat close … More Vrai ou “Pho”?