Archive for July, 2012

Spud Sunday: Fear Of Spuds

While there has been much comment lately on genetically modified potatoes, when it comes to GM, I am more about this Garlic Mash than anything else


Spud Sunday: The Veg Of A Nation

The return of National Potato Day is announced and I provide some peanut-roasted potatoes as a slightly alternative way to celebrate


Spud Sunday: Cuppa Spuds

The Sunday Times, coffee and the dreaded potato defect in Rwandan and other coffees


Spud Sunday: The Spud Collector

Potatoes a la Grecque – a fancy-sounding name for just-cooked potatoes steeped in a wine-based marinade imbued with lots of Mediterranean flavour and just a little bit of sunshine


Spud Sunday: Pesto People

A trip to the basil fields of northern Italy courtesy of SaclĂ  fuels the urge to make some pasta alla Genovese, where pasta and potatoes meet