cherry

Cherry, honey and rum cake

Valentines Day is approaching, as the media keeps on relentlessly reminding me. I've also been told that my husband can apparently only prove his love by showering me with gifts of flowers, perfumes, sparkly stones and other mostly-useless objects.But we are an odd couple, we are. In the 15 years or so that we've been ...

Cerize juice

Every nation has its rules about what goes and what doesn't when it comes to gastronomy.Coffee here as we know is drunk sweeter than sweet. Those of us who decline any sugar at all are considered eccentric at best. In the same way as Italians who react with horror at ignorant foreigners who flout the ...