Butter Squash Soup with Garlic & White Wine

I wish I could say that this wonderful recipe is mine but this soup recipe comes from my favourite cooking book “Seven Fires” written by Francis Mallmann an Argentinean chef born in Patagonia.  In his book simple ingredients are transformed into glorious food, charred meats and vegetables become an array of contrasting flavours and textures all cooked on the BBQ, or on […]

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Sancocho, The Colombian Soup

    “Sanconcho is down to earth meat and potato soup” (Anthony Bourdain).  It is the ultimate comfort soup to me, it nourishes the soul, it can heal a broken heart, it keeps you warm on a cold winter day and it is the single greatest cure for a hangover. Traditionally it is prepared over an […]

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Chicken & Lemon Grass Soup

Dtom Khaa Gai As I’ve said before Thailand is like a second home to me.  But what stands out are my memories of the aromas of their food and my need to recreate them once again in my home. I used to live very close to the Khlong Toey market which is more than a market, […]

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