Virgil Evetts On Sunday I had cause to head out to Avondale market. I hadn’t been for a year or so (it’s a bit out of the way from Devonport, you know), but nothing had changed, in so much as … Read more
Virgil Evetts Last week I talked about my favourite common summer herbs. Among other things I urged caution when tempted by the many plants presented as herbs by garden retailers these days. For most of us garden space is at … Read more
Virgil Evetts In the make- believe world of food media all foodstuffs are made from scratch. Nothing shop bought can ever be as good as homemade. Surely??? Meanwhile in the parallel universe of bombastic supermarket sales strategies, the very opposite … Read more
From Sri Owen Ingredients 2-4 green chillies, chopped 2 green capsicum, deseeded and chopped 6 shallots, chopped 3 cloves garlic, chopped 3 tablespoons roasted coriander seeds 2 teaspoons roasted cumin seeds 1 teaspoon shrimp paste 4 tablespoons chopped coriander leaves … Read more
West Coast Herbs grow Kaffir Lime Leaves well known in Asian and Eastern cuisine. Leaves are available year round and fruit when in season.
Virgil Evetts Nothing quite so disagreeable as durian or vote splitting as the great yeast spread debate for this posting. Just a quick and easy meal I threw together the other night and rather enjoyed. I thought you might too. … Read more