Saw this one today at the store that we don’t like anymore.. Quite liked it..
Month: July 2013
Pastrami make-up Mrs Fitz
Ok.. So last nites supper was treated with slight scowling looks from Mrs Fitz…. And her pals at work seemed to agree.. I still see no problem with pan frying pastrami.. I quite liked it! So in an attempt to… Read More ›
Morrocan Fish Stew
Morrocan fish stew? by moi? nah… by my pal Jack… I told him that he needed to get those skins off the chickpeas.. its a bummer yet it makes a heap of difference.. If i ate fish i reckon i… Read More ›
30 July, 2013 22:16
Loganberry … Ontop of this bruchetta… Just a few.. That’s what woulda made this extra special.. I warmed up the pastrami for this.. Mrs Fitz not that happy ..Mrs Fitz is a fan of NYC pastrami.. Or the old school… Read More ›
Supper? Tortilla & Salmon
Had some of the samosa stuffing left over.. Found some salmon the freezer.. A bag of good ‘steves’ leaves.. That’s Mrs fitz sorted! Little potatoes cakes with a you hurt sauce.. Dressed leaves with diced red an green peppers.. Salmon… Read More ›
PYO hmmm? Samosa!
Decided to make samosas with the bountiful beautiful produce we worked hard to get.. X Ok, so these aren’t the full on indian samosa.. Although the filling is the same.. The wrapper I’d chinese.. That stretchy chinese wrapper that makes… Read More ›
It got a real stormy .. Real stormy indeed! What did we do? Mrs Fitz loves the rain.. So we stood outside with brollys.. Mr Wentworth? He is not so sure on the rain.. He stood inside looking at the… Read More ›
Farming! Well.. PYO
Mrs Fitz came home the other day quite animated about this place that her pal SARAH G (in caps as I got told I just had to mention her!! X).. Its a pick your own yet not just strawbs and… Read More ›
Weber bbq burgers & bhatura breads..
For supper .. BBQ weber’ered up burgers.. Yeah some of those TEN kilos of burgers I made a while back… Flavors? Nah .. Out the window.. Shoulda used a sharpy when bagging them up.. For sure you can tell some… Read More ›
Jacks Cheese pasta
This is from my pal Jack, he also gave me some milkthistle and lecithin tablets..as he has cancer he doesn’t need them anymore.. (His words.. X).. Thanks Jack x “Hi. Well here it is. I cooked it tonight for my… Read More ›
What is ‘thursday’ ? Is ot Thors day? The chap with the hammer and those cool wings on his hat? And a great blue suit? Am I right? Dunno.. Anyways been an off an on weather day.. Matched with my… Read More ›
Attorneys recipe pasta
Remember that pasta sauce a while back that my attorney suggested? And I made a big batch?.. We found some in the big freezer! Cool! So simples supper.. The hard work done.. Pasta, sauce, plus addition of some fried breadcrumbs… Read More ›
Post docs lunch..
Had to go get the blood test results today. Diabetes? Nope.. (Thought that would appear!), Liver? Not quite functioning properly! Milk thistle my attorney recommends.. On that! TA! X Heart? Seems fine.. Cholesterol.. Umm not so hot.. Tablets it seems….. Read More ›
Tuesday nite supper – stormy weather!!
Big storms today!! Like BIG.. That hard straight rain that falls in a straight line!! After a couple of pints in a very smelly and humid pub.. With the lovely locals of varying quality.. (Love you all chaps! X).. So… Read More ›
Jacks spuds second time around!
Got this from Jack.. he seems much happier this time around! “My Greek salad with my new potatoes was so good I decided to empty another potato bag and have a go at another potato recipe with an Indian twist…. Read More ›
This could be very interesting… very interesting indeed…
Jacks Greek Salad
In the theme of Greece… (and Father disturbed a theif in the night on the Greek Farm last nite… scary huh? they got his iPhone and some cash.. lucky.. x) (thoughts with you Father x) My mate Jack has sent… Read More ›
Been eating a wee bit too much red meat! .. So gone simple.. Lemon sole goujons.. And crinkle fries.. As you know am not one for fish yet these are like posh fish fingers is all! X Father on the… Read More ›
Meaty scraps rice fry!
You know I keep those scraps of meats.. Small bags.. In the freezer for the rainy day rice frys..? Well ok not rainy today.. In fact blinkin hot! (Did rain this morning though… That fine misty rain..) The kind of… Read More ›
Ok.. Last nite was a bigun.. And big fun.. My head hurted.. Think a little too much fun was had… Still it was cool.. So after a good sleeps.. And Mrs Fitz insisting on cleaning all the house.. Yup top… Read More ›
Wonderful Weber & Merguez
So.. Weber built and complete.. What to cook on the first outing? Some of those burgers I made.. Some ribs.. And the last of the lamb chops.. Gotta get used to this new way of cooking.. It worked.. Yet had… Read More ›
Have joined the revolution.. The Weber revolution.. Ok.. So for some this may not be so new.. Yet I have yet to have signed for the in-direct cooking methods.. Sure… I have a Dancook stalwart from copenhagen.. And its a… Read More ›
Home sweet home..
For now..x A great oak smoked bacon rasher sarnie.. Real butter.. Some red sauce.. White bread and a smile x (And a very cutey looking Mr Wentworth that didn’t get any in the end.. )
Waitrose is on eurostar..
Dinner at the louvre.. Pics in Harcourt Paris
Fantastic location.. This is one for the memory.. Dinner on the terrace at the louvre.. Such a lovely evening, delightful weather.. Amazing vibe.. People chilling out drinking bubbles lying round on the grass, some kids out for a picnic to… Read More ›
Walking tour in Paris
Brilliant walker tour .. With a food blogger.. His site is http://www.716-food.com/ Good guide… He knows onions hahahha x Walked around.. Saw the oldest house in Paris.. Cool.. The statue of liberty.. And finished up at this fantastic ‘proper’ french… Read More ›
Lunch at La gare
Good lunch this afternoon at a lovely venue.. An old rail station.. Nice setting outside under a canopy of trees.. With just the right amount of shade.. Hot though! As the kitchen blowers are just next to you.. !! So… Read More ›
Paris supper 1
Good supper last nite.. Ok.. Been eating a little too much meat over the last few days.. And to be fair feeling a little colon heavy!! Very good food at cafe prix.. As you would expect.. Starter? Wonderful melon with… Read More ›
First meal in Paris..
Its hot in the city.. Like real hot.. Busy as ever and like always very Parisian! X First meal.. LEBANESE! On top of Gallerie Lafayette..Amazing views.. You can see all the sights x Good mezze.. Good start to a whirlwind… Read More ›
Jamies BBQ …
Jamies Barbacoa Firstly. Is it really any good?.. Hmmmm Well location score! Fantastic views of St Pauls.. Website versus actual place.. A little mis-leading.. Shame.. Lack of ‘Qing’ meat.. Let’s try it… So to begin? Pork scratchings with a vanilla… Read More ›
Vege much-room pasta
After mucho meat eating over the very sunny weekend it was a much needed shot of colon cleansing vege supper required..! Marinated mushrooms.. Marinated in garlic, fine chopped red onion, thyme, sherry vinegar, sweet romano peppers and that black corsican… Read More ›
BBQ hot weekend..
Its hot.. At last.. Like real hot.. What to when so hot? Fill the pool.. Get the loungers out.. Discover you have bees nest in the roof lining of ya shed.. Yeah.. Blinkin bees nest.. Will get that looked at….. Read More ›
Burgers.. Burgers.. Burgers!!
Ok.. So the store we don’t like no more (due to location x) … Had a heap of good beef mince on sale.. Like real good mince.. So what did I buy? Ummm ALL OF IT! Ahem.. Now then what… Read More ›
A cocktail first.. (the FitzBerg)
Am visiting a pal at the Amsterdam Andaz.. They are still in a meeting.. So while I wait.. The cocktail shaker was inventing.. Mixology.. I just happened to be present.. Ahem.. So he added.. Cachacha, Rabarcello (this is very cool… Read More ›
Why oh why oh why can’t we have more of this chain across the globe? One of the bestest freshest pit stop fast foods I know of.. (Mrs Fitz loves ’em too! X) For those that don’t know its falafels… Read More ›
‘Dutch’ supper in honor of Father Fitz..
After a long day.. Needing to take a relax and good nights sleep… Have gone for one of my Fathers favorite suppers.. Corned beef & real chips.. X I remember this from a child.. And watching it with a strange… Read More ›
Amsterdam Roots Festival
Have arrived in glorious sunshine to amsterdam.. Am attending the ‘ROOTS festival’.. From what I understand the last day of a week of various happenings across the city.. All with an international flair.. Lovely in the park after a tram… Read More ›
Pappys Ninety First
My Fathers father is 91.. Yup 91 years.. Pretty good! So.. All the Fitzgerald side of the family gets together at his house to say hi to him.. Everyone brings something to eat.. Some cook, some purchase.. All share.. X… Read More ›
Mr Wallenberg cod & chorizo.. BBQ style..
My dear friend Marc has finally joined the revolution!! He is rapidly becoming a BBQ master .. BIG time!! Pit-Boss.. Full steam ahead.. So what did he mail me tonite? Well sounds delightful.. And so very very summery indeed.. Nice….. Read More ›
Real Scottish Shortbread..
Real? Why? Well its made by my mate Jack.. And I gotta tell ya.. It is the biz-ness.. Truly ‘short’ shortbread.. Here is the recipe ala Jacks instructions.. (Think he means greaseproof if it looks like its going brown.. Not… Read More ›
Have been paying attention to shopping lists recently.. The ones left behind.. Is kinda interesting.. In a strange way.. Have decided that when I see one left on the trolley I will post it! So here is todays.. From the… Read More ›
Does this mean I am good at what I ramble on about?… Have been ‘published’ by the Guardian!! Yaya!! https://witness.guardian.co.uk/assignment/51cafba6e4b077e561964b4c Cool huh.. and pretty happy.. gonna make more wraps for lunch.. X Yeah!
This looks like a real good recipe.. i am thinking.. also put into sheeps casings these would be wonderful indeed… cool x TasteFood For this month’s Charcutepalooza event, we were challenged to make our own bulk sausage, either as breakfast sausage,… Read More ›
Strange day today.. Seemed like rain all day… Needed to do the second coat on the ‘vista’ .. To be fair after a conversation with father I think it may be actually a pergola.. Still not sure.. So.. For supper?… Read More ›
BBQ = summer?
Has summer started? At last? Sure felt like it yesterday.. After a morning painting the new vista… And a hot afternoon.. Had to fire up the coals!! Yay! I have gas power too yet there is something for sure about… Read More ›