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Christmassy Poland & Kraków Bagels (Obwarzanek)

For an old city, Kraków feels young. Sure there are plenty of wizened folk walking their matching dogs, plenty haunched over their breakfasts or selling obwarzanek krakowski, but Kraków itself—as a cultural centre and urban dwelling place—feels young in the sense that it’s just getting back … Continue reading

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Golden Beetroot & Celeriac Remoulade

This remoulade salad is beauty and the beast in a bowl. Golden beetroot, an heirloom variety of Beta vulgaris, is anything but vulgar. The Latin vulgaris means “common”, but I was quite excited to find them peeking out of my weekly veg … Continue reading

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Poppy Seed Roll

It’s that time again, but today I’m not referencing a season change or major holiday. In the past few years I’ve packed up, moved out, and settled in over and over; discounting short-term trips and travels, I’ve properly moved from … Continue reading

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