A ready for summer Steamed Asparagus salad on Sweet Potato Hash with a Saffron Yoghurt Sauce - food props from Chefchaouen and reflections on the Blue City, including my travel guide with top tips and favourite photos.
On one of my daily iPad magazine browses, my eye caught sight of a triangle shaped pastry topped with slices of fig (one of my very favourite late summer fruit) and drizzled with a thick chocolate sauce. I didn't quite note which magazine featured the pastry, but the visual stayed with me. An adaptation of a sweet tartlet, these savoury asparagus, mini vine tomato and fresh bocconcini pastries use ready rolled butter puff pastry and are drizzled in a thick and rich sweet and slightly tangy crema di balsamico which I love using with sweet fruit as well.
Saturday lunch outdoors, soccer woes and musical highs The weatherman must have read my last post (which would make two whole readers, if you count my husband?), because it was a truly glorious Spring Day. Cape Town was out in all her leg bearing splendour and while the hipsters were browsing the stalls at the [...]