Cooking at Dark Mofo Winter Feast, with Megan Brown

Mid April is when I was born, this year the date coincided with my first trip to the apple isle alongside my dear friend and collaborator Megan Brown. Where she goes there goes laughter, creativity, rather a lot of swearing, great food and excellent wine choices;...

FERMENT MUSHROOMS

Image © BenDearnley from Ferment, a guide to the ancient art of culturing foods This is the season for capturing cultures from wild mushrooms, the addition of celery provides a good textural contrast and the peppercorns a little bright accent. You can put up a jar of...

Peter Joseph Davis December 7th 1921- May 15th 1980

 Would that he had lived, I could have known him better. Last month I turned 60, which means I am now older than my father ever was. None the less, thirty eight years after his death I feel his influences still. We look alike, though fortunately I have all my hair, we...