Month: May 2015

Last kebabs in Istanbul..

ok don’t panic! Stay cool!! There are more left for other people..  Yet Is this really the last kebab? We’ll probably joy yet it is indeed for now the last kebab in Istanbul ..  So where to have this mon-u-ment-us… Read More ›

Istanbul dinner 

we had a loooong day wandering.. Yet what a fabulous day .. Back in time to shower and use Nes Firz’s exceptional navigation in unfamiliar places , usually with a language barrier to boot skills.  Mrs Fitz really is sooper dooper… Read More ›

Turkishesque supper

not long till we go ‘a wanderin’ again.. This time to where (I am told!).. Madness meets insanity!! East meets west.. Istanbul! So in order to prepare for the taste-full adventures we will be embarking on.. Let’s get some practice… Read More ›

Pork, veg and rice.. Fast! 

Needed to cook this fast..  So pork shoulder chopped.. Inc rind and all… Into the uncle bens wok with a couple cloves of garlic.. Mixed veg.. Mrs middletons rapeseed oil.. And some brown basmati..     Cooked up on fierce heat.. … Read More ›

Beef spaghetti bolognese

Spag Bol..  That classic… Non-Italian I suppose.. Well perhaps its roots.. Yet everyone knows it.. And it has to be over meaty.. It just has to be!  First the sauce..    Italian herb mix (so hang on! That means it… Read More ›

Mrs Fitz harrissa lamb shanks

The slo-cook Revolution continues!  Mrs Fitz produces another winner .. Very happy indeedo..  This winning dish is lamb shanks in harrissa .. Rose harrissa ., and a bunch of other stuff too!  First the red ticket lamb shoulder shanks.. Always… Read More ›

Mrs Fitz beef rendang

Mrs Fitz seems to have taken over our Sunday suppers.. And this is more than fine for me! She really is rather good at turning out these amazing slo-cook numbers..  This weeks special.. ( there is actually two..)..👏   The… Read More ›

Steak sangers 4 supper

steak sandwiches .. A rare treat for us really.. Why? We eat heaps of steak..  It’s the bread.. We really don’t eat that much bread.. There was a show on telly the other day talking about the average households weekly/daily… Read More ›

Meh-hih-can supper

ok.. Sorry.. Sorry to all those that mailed me asking where my Mexican dish was for cinco de mayo.. Well here it is!  Having that great hamper of Mexican goodies from my attorney is a great help here! ( thanks… Read More ›

Mrs Fitz Chicken biryani 

she is still at it Mrs Fitz..  Cooking up a storm!    Mrs Fitz likes cooking precise..  So there’s all the ingredients ..  Cooked up.    It’s stunning!!    It would be delicious right there with breads.. Yet this is… Read More ›

Mexican chorizo

So how does this start?  It started with a gift from my attorney. A hamper filled with Mexican goodies!    Which was pretty cool I reckon!  Yet where to start?  Start where you begin..  Decided on Mexican chorizo .. What… Read More ›

Mrs Fitz mutton curry

mrs Fitz doesn’t get to do much of the cooking round here.. Yet when she does it’s always a winner.. I think perhaps because she is pretty precise and won’t go off the tracks!  Take the spices for this mutton… Read More ›