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    Man’oushe in Beirut

    Beirut is a city of contrasts, the most striking being that of new wealth against a backdrop of quite obviously recent civil war. People parade barely healed plastic surgery around bullet pucked buidings. I…

    June 25, 2014

    19th Century Curry Sandwiches

    It’s hard to resist making a recipe that looks really weird on paper. This is from ‘The Road to Vindaloo, Curry Cooks and Curry Books‘ by David Burnett and Helen Saberi, which is a…

    June 18, 2014

    Seasonal Sandwich Woe Ho Ho

    Why are seasonal sandwiches so rubbish? Last year, on a whim, I did a mad dash around Holborn collecting all the Christmas sandwiches from the major high street chains for a seasonal sandwich show…

    December 20, 2013

    French Onion Soup Muffins

    The complexity of the sandwich: from Dog House Diaries The structure of the sandwich is of utmost importance. As I have said during many an interview on the subject, there is nothing, NOTHING, worse,…

    November 7, 2013