Spaghetti III

#Food #italian #Spaghetti #Tomato Simmering away – a taste sensation pasta that’s long and thin and will be covered in olive oil as soon as it gets to the plate. having been treated to that, beef mince, onion, carrot and tomato envelope the long strings of tastiness – before they’re wrapped around tridents going round …

Just another Sandwich

#food #poetry Photo by Rajesh TP on Pexels.com It began simply enough two pieces of crusty white bread from the loaf bought in the morning slight spread of butter slapped on either piece in anticipation salad cream for the vegetables cucumber for crispness (lettuce lay aloft on the salad bar) tomato and sweetcorn lying over …

The Whiff

Photo by Valeria Boltneva on Pexels.com You hadn’t a clue what you were buying till your nose grabbed the whiff coming down the lane Cooking away in the finest of fats Chunky chipped potato and the finest fish caught this morning But it wasn’t these fragrances grabbing you by the nosehairs more the delightful smell …

Robust

#fowc #robust what was cooking on the stove was quite a combination what yesterdays roast lamb needed was something that would stand together with its rich flavour Carrots and Onion cooked down with some tomato and joined up with the leftover potatoes to create a dish that was quite different to the Sunday lunch but …

Kleftiko

It takes time to cook as King of the greek menu lounging around in slow bath of tomatoes, onions and potatoes enveloping the smells and tastes of lemon fresh feta cheese and oregano traditionally made this way for years its slow cooked to let the meat fall off the bone, and infuse in all those …

Too Much of a good thing

#food #chinese Photo by Polina Tankilevitch on Pexels.com The box was clear – it said “Serves 6” hidden away within the circular foil tray little spicy moments ready to be released wonderous aromas of ginger, anise and five spice fused in a rich tomato and cinnamon base wafting under the nose as the tray turned, …