Archive for August, 2006
SHF no. 22 - Can you can? Round Up Can you can? Round Up Aug
28th,
2006
Thank you all so much for participating and your wonderful entries. When we initially came up with our theme “jams and sweet preserves” for this month’s edition of Sugar High Friday (inaugurated by Jennifer, the Domestic Goddess)…
The Jam Weekend or SHF no.22 - Can you can? Jam Weekend - SHF no.22 Aug
25th,
2006
It was pretty clear form the get-go that last weekend would be all about making jams and preserves. Hosting this month’s edition of Sugar High Friday I ought to better come up with a decent contribution myself, shouldn’t I…
Cute looks - bad taste What are we Aug
21st,
2006
This is one of our culinary finds at the Naschmarkt in Vienna. Lacking in taste they unfortunately were quite a disappointment, despite the stand owner sweared (“…’til I die or poke a needle in my eye”), that they were ripe… Any clue, what these are?
Blue?berries Blueberries Aug
18th,
2006
Although blueberries are the perfect all-rounder and work great in muffins, pancakes or ice cream, my own memories are quite limited to eating them straight from wild bushes in the nearby forest – entailing the obligatory stained fingers and clothes, nicely packaged by a stern lecture from my mum.
Becoming cool News in Vienna Aug
16th,
2006
A little annoyed by the constant rain, we headed back to the hotel and shortly after found ourselves in front of a PC screen checking our emails and could not believe what we were looking at – I wildly gestured Oliver to come over and tell me I’m not starting to see things… we’ve been selected by TIME.com as one of the 50 Coolest Websites (2006).
Brotzeit! Brotzeit! Aug
10th,
2006
“Brotzeit”, a term we Bavarians quickly claim to be our own invention, translates to a small meal, that A) typically consists of down-to-earth Bavarian delicacies and B) preferably is eaten in a cozy Bavarian beer garden.