I thought it would be fun to have some recipes that were a bit off the wall. I am a great lover of cook books and probably have more recipes than I have days left in my life. Two of the most interesting ones relate to the Festive Season and how it is celebrated in different parts of the world and how it has been celebrated through the ages.
I also am a great believer in family recipes. My grandmother was a cook and my mum passed on a number of her recipes to me. My mother in law in turn passed down to me a diary in which she had meticulously copied out many recipes. No abbreviations or scribble. Very neat and precise.
I would also love to hear about your spectacular successes and your spectacular cock ups. So would everyone else… Comment box below!