Sausages au vin

Sausages au vin

On January 15, 2015 by battenburgbelle

Empty the freezer time has come round again – I managed to shift three items in one fell swoop, with a large pot of sausages au vin. This is always a popular one...

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The Book Group

10 Glorious Years

On September 30, 2014 by battenburgbelle

Astonishingly it has been a decade since we convened our book group – it all started back when our girls were at nursery school together and we remembered that we could read grown-up...

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The view from the breakfast table

Battenburgbelle’s adventures in France

On August 21, 2014 by battenburgbelle

I know I shouldn’t complain, but it’s very hard to see the screen. I just can’t seem to get the angle right to avoid the glorious sunshine, as I sit on the terrace...

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George Innes' Coconut Chicken Curry

An Accidental Dinner Party

On August 9, 2014 by battenburgbelle

It’s that time of year – so when I asked Angus and Clive to dinner, there was only one evening available between our respective work commitments and holidays. The invitation escalated to a...

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Gazpacho

Summer Holidays

On July 27, 2014 by battenburgbelle

Life should get easier in the holidays but it seems to get more complicated, what with trying to get some work done and make sure Missy B is gainfully occupied, at least some...

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