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Fantoosh the fishmonger’s face-sized fish

My friend C recently showed up to my house with some very exciting news. “Ohmygod Ladittatrice there’s a new fishmonger right around the corner where the Chinese herb shop used to be and they’re called Fantoosh and I was there … Continue reading

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Bad weather

Tonight was going to be the night of aubergine curry, but that will have to wait until next week. Something happened and I’d like to give it some attention here. The weather in the north of Italy has been somewhat … Continue reading

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That’s some swede veg you’ve got there

I would like the world, or at least the North, to eat more swedes. You know, the ones that look like the fat retarded version of turnips. It must be the most underrated vegetable in the UK. A shame, because … Continue reading

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Leeks

That wasn’t really fair what I said about leeks last week, was it? Because they really are nice. And they do very well in the Scottish climate. Leeks enjoy the cold. I hate the cold but I do like leeks. … Continue reading

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Love shrimps

I am back in Scotland. I delayed the execution as long as I could and stayed in Italy for over a year, but in the end there was no changing the situation. Uni demands I come back and I have … Continue reading

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