Posts tagged ‘chocolate’

I am doing an online class and it has a royal food theme. Week 3 was the English Georgian period and the cook-along recipe was Georgian hot chocolate. I used an Australian Tawny Port with dark cooking chocolate buttons (they had the 80% cocoa content required). The white flecks are the flour and I really […]

PhotoHunt theme for the week beginning 25th August 2012 is ‘Chocolate’ I have a lot of chocolate in my life, the edible kind usually. I love chocolate! For her 11th birthday Lakita, my grand-daughter (who is now nearly 18, where does the time go!) wanted a ‘Girls Day‘ where female friends and family had a […]

Surprise Goodies from OS

August 26th, 2010

My good friends Ana and Paulo, who live in Slovenia currently, sent me a surprise box of goodies for my birthday. The box looked like it had been round the world as it was showing some wear. Australian Customs had also opened it and inspected the items inside. Some foodstuffs (like some types of teas) are […]