Tag: cooking

Saffron Salvation

Is there life without saffron? Maybe, for some cooks. But not for me. I’ve planted my own saffron crocuses, and from the several that bloomed (that’s one in the photo) over a couple of years I eked out enough stigmas…

GBBO 2.0—or is it (Channel) 4.0?

Please note: There aren’t any spoilers here—the new season of The Great British Bake-Off hasn’t yet aired. If you are GBBO spoiler-averse, in future, please avert your eyes. I was as disappointed as anyone else when The Great British Bake-Off…