Category Archives: Salad

Autumn Romesco Roast & Visa Limbo

Since the beginning of October—and for ‘up to’ eight more weeks—my Tier 2 visa application has been sitting somewhere in the Home Office, slotted into a stack of bureaucratic paperwork. Aside from the weekly sign-in required of international students (mostly … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Turkey Tagine (with Mash & Cranberry Brussels)

I am thankful for one-pot wonders that work beautifully with a hectic schedule. I am thankful for buy-one-get-one brussels sprout stalks and a holiday to celebrate the under-appreciated Brassica oleracea. I am thankful for a steamy kitchen warmed by the oven and all 4 hobs … Continue reading

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Sopes with Radish Pico de Gallo

People tend to respond with bewilderment upon finding out I’m from Florida, eyeing me warily as though my mental state must be questionable to voluntarily leave the Sunshine State. “Why would you trade THAT for THIS?”, they demand as they … Continue reading

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