Tag Archives: kitchen

  1. Preparing that slow goat stew

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    Saturday 23 January, 2016 by Uncle Spike

    I was asked by Janey In Mersin (an Aussie expat in southern Turkey) about my method of creating that slow-cooked …
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  2. Wordless Wednesday ~ Very very slow cooked goat

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    Wednesday 20 January, 2016 by Uncle Spike

  3. Weekly Photo Challenge: Circle (II)

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    Saturday 02 January, 2016 by Uncle Spike

    My second Weekly Photo Challenge entry are simple 2D circles representing 3D spheres, namely, some juicy green apples. Hope you …
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  4. Broad bean leaf salad

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    Thursday 30 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    I’m busy tomorrow, so scheduling in advance. This was gonna be about my roses again, but feeling rather peckish…. And …
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  5. Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh (II)

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    Saturday 21 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s second entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge was taken during one of my ‘juicing’ sessions, when I extract …
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  6. Homemade Bread

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    Saturday 14 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    I have no home phone or internet this weekend, thanks to a nine hour storm that knocked out the local …
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  7. Juice Time

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    Sunday 04 January, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    With fruit hanging off every tree in sight, we are rarely short of fruit juice, that’s for sure. Never do …
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  8. Table Olives – Salt Cured (part 2)

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    Thursday 04 December, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    In a previous post, we got as far as preparing table olives by layering them with salt in a large tub …
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  9. Table Olives – Salt Cured (part 1)

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    Saturday 29 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    In some previous posts, we looked at how olives for table use are cured using water, salted, and then preserved in …
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  10. Table Olives – Water Cured (part 2)

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    Tuesday 25 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    In a previous post, we got as far as preparing table olives by soaking them in water. Now we continue the …
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  11. Table Olives – Water Cured (part 1)

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    Saturday 22 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    In a previous post, we looked at how olives for table use, rather than oil production, are picked, sorted and prepared. …
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  12. Table Olives – Picking & Sorting

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    Sunday 16 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    . Picking olives for oil production is one thing, but for table olives, that is, the ones you want to …
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  13. How to make Turkish Coffee

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    Thursday 30 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Hands up, how many of you have been to Turkey? Ok, so not many. All right, how many have had …
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  14. Homemade Pasta Sauce

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    Sunday 12 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Another of the end-of-summer jobs each year is to make our annual stock of tomato based pasta sauce. To be …
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  15. Grape Concentrate

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    Saturday 04 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    One of the end-of-summer jobs each year is to make use of the late grape harvest. We have a vine …
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  16. Hello Basil!

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    Friday 01 August, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Every summer I grow a patch of black basil for drying. . . Which ends up spread across the guest …
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