Things We Hate About Cookbooks from No Recipe List to Untested Recipes

Things We Hate About Cookbooks — From No Recipe List to Untested Recipes. Khao Soi, a famous Laotian noodle dish. Copyright © 2022 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

Things we hate about cookbooks include everything from missing recipes and no recipe list to cookbooks that have obviously not been well researched or, at worst, haven’t had their recipes tested. We love cookbooks. As much as it’s convenient to pull up a recipe on an iPad, we still prefer to page our way through a … Read more

Crab Omelette Recipe for a Very Decadent Weekend Eggs Dish

Crab Omelette Recipe. Copyright © 2022 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

This crab omelette recipe makes for a decadent weekend eggs dish that’s perfect if you’re just back from an early morning shop at the fish markets, armed with luxurious fresh crab meat. This crab omelette is a little sweet, a little spicy, and very, very moreish. I thought I’d opt for a crab omelette recipe … Read more

Butaniku No Kakuni Recipe for a Japanese Slow Simmered Pork Belly Dish

Butaniku no kakuni recipe – slow simmered pork belly shoyu and black sugar. Copyright © 2022 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

This Butaniku no kakuni recipe makes the Japanese slow simmered pork belly dish. While I’ve been making a simpler version of this for years, this unctuous iteration comes from Japanophile Jane Lawson’s cookbook Zenbu Zen – Finding Food, Culture and Balance in Kyoto. The first time I sampled Butaniku no kakuni at a little Japanese izakaya joint, … Read more