Day 213 – Lemonade

We've been having a bit of a heatwave here in Frankfurt, and today was set to be 35C. In normal years this temperature wouldn't be too out of the norm for the Summer, but this year the weather has been a lot cooler, so it's fair to say we're not quite used to the blazing… Continue reading Day 213 – Lemonade

Day 140 – Rhubarb cordial

I wrote a few weeks ago about how much I love the taste of rhubarb but had never used it in the kitchen before. I was making some rhubarb and ginger cookies at the time and was surprised how tasty and easy it was. The cookies were such a big success that I wanted to… Continue reading Day 140 – Rhubarb cordial

Day 7 – Manhattan (sort of)

I envy those people who have a fully-stocked home bar. My all-time favourite drink is a Manhattan, but shamefully, I've never made one myself.. After returning from the UK with a bottle of real Kentucky bourbon courtesy of my brother-in-law I decided the time was right. Photo by Chris F on Now I know… Continue reading Day 7 – Manhattan (sort of)