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How to Clean an Artichoke

How to Clean an Artichoke – Video Tutorial

Video tutorial on how to clean an Artichoke You can also find video tutorial for Sushi and stuffing a pork filet 1 Warm Artichoke, Parmesan, Garlic Spread by Laura on 5th March 2016 in Recipes, Starters • 2 Comments This artichoke recipe is perfect for dinner parties as it can be prepared in advance and just put in the oven 30 minutes before serving. Jump to… Read more →

Surviving French Strikes: 4 Easy Pantry Recipes

4 Easy Pantry Recipes to survive France labor reforms when everyone goes on strikes. Save the fuel ! https://t.co/1i9r3ilH5J — Laura Tobin (@lauratobin) May 24, 2016 This is a busy period of the year here on the French Riviera: Cannes Film Festival, ‘Cold Play’ Concert, Monaco Grand Prix ……. and maybe, like me, you are stuck in traffic because of… Read more →

How Much Is a Cup in Grams? Volume vs Weight

How Much Is a Cup in Grams? It is not an easy question to answer. You are comparing volume with weight and therefore it depends on the ingredient you are measuring.  It is confusing and annoying having to convert temperature, weight, volume from Imperial to Metric and vice versa. If you like to cook recipes from all over the world,… Read more →