Slow Cooking for Date Night – Osso Buco

As I have written before, we’ve recently visited a local old-fashioned gourmet food market and came home with several treats – these beautiful Osso Buco-cut veal shanks from Pienikangas Highland being one of those.  From the moment I beheld them with covetous hungry eyes at the market, I knew they were destined to be a romantic dinner for two. For most of us (ok, for … Continue reading Slow Cooking for Date Night – Osso Buco

About Bad Cookbooks and Amazing Pulled Pork

Sometimes, I cheat. No, not on my other half, naturally!  Pfft!  I cheat with spice mixes.  I have done so since one fateful day, many years ago, when someone with the best of intentions gifted me with a 7kg hardcover book of world cuisines – glossy, beautifully published and in full color.  It proudly lives in my storage as I reckon it’s the 2nd worst … Continue reading About Bad Cookbooks and Amazing Pulled Pork