Tag: winter

Osso bucco in red wine

File this under the category, “I can’t believe it took me so long to share this.” This is a dish we enjoy often, and is loved by everyone. I must confess the delay has been in capturing the photo. Because while it tastes amazing, it is also a very rustic dish and therefore tricky to ...

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How to: slow cooking

Despite the semi-warm sunshine filled days we have been graced with lately, there’s no mistake that there’s a definite chill in the air, especially when the sun goes down. And one of my favourite ways to warm up is by cooking, and there’s nothing more warming than something that has been slow cooked for many ...

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Leek & Potato Soup

As the Sydney winter starts to bite we find ourselves turning more and more to ┬áthe comfort that can only be found in a deep bowl of steaming hot goodness. There are as many ideas for soups as there are vegetables available. This is one we enjoy every winter, and is my Husband’s own recipe. ...

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Slow Braised Lamb Shanks

If you’re looking for a warming Winter dish it doesn’t get much better than this. There’s also the bonus that after the initial preparation it happily cooks itself leaving you to get on with other things. These are slow cooked, braised, and sort of pot roasted as I used a deep cast iron pot with ...