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cheese

  • Recipes

    Cretan Dakos [adapted from Ottolenghi Plenty more]

    On holiday in Crete last month, I developed an obsession for a local dish called ‘dakos’. It is made of Cretan barley rusk, fresh tomatoes, Cretan mitzithra cheese, black olives and capers. Topped with the best Cretan extra virgin…

    17th November 2016
  • Travel

    West Sweden: Best Day Trips from Gothenburg

    Two years ago I visited Gothenburg for the first time and I was charmed by the laid back vibe, quirky shops and cosy cafes, the chic historic district, colourful houses, canals and waterfront. Gothenburg is a fantastic destination…

    29th September 2016
  • Recipes

    Poached Pears with Grana Padano Ice Cream

    September means shorter days and colder weather, but also delicious seasonal fruits like pears. Move over summer berries! For an out of the ordinary dessert to serve this autumn, try Poached Pears with Grana…

    26th September 2016
  • Recipes

    Asparagus, Almond and Grana Padano Tarts

    Savoury tarts are one of my favourite dishes to make for a special meal with my husband. I like to keep them vegetarian, so I always have a base layer of cheese with a…

    5th September 2016