Summer grilled corn

I don’t know about you guys, but I actually find it really hard to cook during the peak of summer. The days are way longer, little tiny humans get up earlier, work is long and hard and the heat just drains me and makes me less hungry. My son also feels these effects, by the…

Spring sweetcorn soup

Yesterday was the first day of spring. Now for once the weather is actually acting like spring. It is bright, clear and fresh and the sun is actually warm! I got up at 6.30 this morning and looked out at the sky. Clear blue, not a cloud in sight, just the jet trails in the…

Sweet and tasty corn fritters

I haven’t posted in a few days as I had a few disasters in the kitchen this week. I have come to the conclusion that I am simply no good at cooking traditional Chinese food. I can get the balance of tastes but not the rich stickiness that some dishes need. It is possibly due…