Yul Brynner’s Almond Fudge Cake

Yul Brynner’s Almond Fudge Cake

When the boss’s birthday is in the same week as Yul Brynner’s NOT QUITE A BIRTHDAY CAKE, BUT ALMOST it’s a no brainer where to look for a cake recipe… This was a GREAT CAKE as it is very easy to make and I loved the suggestion of bunging fresh...
Yul Brynner’s Sautéed Broccoli

Yul Brynner’s Sautéed Broccoli

I’ve been on a virtual reality writing retreat this month at Camp NaNoWriMo – it’s the 8th time I’ve participated and the 1st time I’ve hit my target early.  2 days early in fact! Yeah!  I am a WINNER.  I decided to pat myself on the back...
Yul Brynner’s Asparagus Salad

Yul Brynner’s Asparagus Salad

Another winner from Yul Brynner! I had some asparagus going rubbery in my fridge and, determined to use it up, I had it for my tea last night with not much else apart from a little salad.  It was lovely.  I was going to put a fried egg on top but forgot....
Yul Brynner’s Sautéed Broccoli

Yul Brynner’s Sautéed Broccoli

This recipe is now a bit of a default way for me to cook up broccoli.  It’s easy and it’s tasty, and it always makes me laugh because… whenever Yul Brynner comes up in conversation I have a “Pavlov’s dog” type reaction to his...
Yul Brynner’s Sautéed Broccoli

Yul Brynner’s Sautéed Broccoli

Ooh!  I was at the Guild of Food Writers Awards on Tuesday, and not only did I score some free Tenderstem Broccoli, but my food idol Yotam Ottolenghi SQUEEZED MY SHOULDER.  Yes, I am not joking.  I was chatting to Sarit Packer & Itamar...