Journal

25th February, 2012

Huset, Svalbard

Huset, Svalbard

78°15′ North. Well inside the Arctic circle lies the town of Longyearbyen on the island of Svalbard. For some it is the land of the Northern Lights, for others it is a fabled pilgrimage (addicts of Philip Pullman’s ‘Dark Materials Trilogy’ will agree with me on that!), but no matter how one looks at it, […]

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12th October, 2011

Baked Squid stuffed with black pudding and fennel

Baked Squid stuffed with black pudding and fennel

This one is a winner! The beautiful combination of sweet squid along with a meaty black pudding and the lightness of anise from fennel works a charm.  It’s great with a red pepper sauce and some toasted almonds. Works great if you’ve got guests coming and don’t want to spend a lot of time in […]

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