Rediscovering this horde was surely a sign from Peter that I needed to get serious in the Official The Grinch Six Feet People Shirt What’s more,I will buy this kitchen, so I started as I meant to go on with Madhur Jaffrey’s chicken curry (absolutely delicious, but the basmati was a hair’s breadth away from rice pudding). Then calves liver, with sweet and sour onion (a Simon Hopkinson recipe—thank goodness for BBC Food!), minus 1 tbsp of creme de cassis but yummy nonetheless, and a puttanesca sauce that developed from a basic tomato sauce after I discovered that I had all the ingredients. As I’d already chopped up the onion, it seemed a pity not to add it, but when I sent a picture to my Calabrian ex, Federico, he took a very superior attitude. “White onion is too sour,” he volunteered. The American cookbook recipe called for 20 minutes.
“I would cook it for another hour,” he said, adding—I could feel the Official The Grinch Six Feet People Shirt What’s more,I will buy this eyeball roll coming through the text—“but maybe you like it that way.” Thusly chastened, I carried on cooking. It was so delicious in the end, and I was so ravenous, that I had seconds, and as a result of so much pasta in the middle of the day had to take to my récamier for a siesta. And thus it goes: So far, I have not ordered in any prepared food except for clam chowder and a vegan cherry cake. Most successful of all cooking adventures, however, are the FaceTime interactions with the kitchen alchemists I am lucky enough to count among my friends. Watch this space.