What did the "kriegies" do with the produce that arrived in the food parcels? Bohdan Arct listed some of the recipes. As for spam…
Kriegie Part 4: Kriegie Recipes and Spam
New in Food in Literature
Part 17 of Food in Literature, brings extracts from The Golden Child by Penelope FitzGerald and Felicia's Journey by William Trevor. What do they have in common?
A Year in Chicken Soup
I am deep within the annual existential crisis otherwise know as The January Spring Clean. Literally so: I’m up to my knees in books, flung from their roosts on the book shelves in a desperate attempt to Get Rid Of This Infernal Clutter. I lift one at random and blow a film of dust from its decorative cover: Arabesque by Claudia Roden, one of my favourite cookbooks …
School Dinner Memories
Everyone has a memory of their school dinner - and it's not always about the dreaded tapioca pudding! There are some people who actually liked them.