Month: January 2021

The magical mysterious chimichurri sauce and 2 easy recipes…

I’ve been wanting to try a chimichurri sauce for a while now. I love this traditional Argentinian sauce and marinade for grilled meats, but is used in many Latin American countries. It’s traditionally made with parsley or cilantro, garlic, salt, pepper, onion and paprika with a huge glug of olive oil thrown in for good …

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On January: green apple and celery salad with walnuts and mustard vinaigrette…

Today Los Gatos is covered in fog and rain which is my favourite part about winter in this neck of the woods. Everything is quiet and beautiful with just a hint of a Scooby Doo mystery in the dark. LG downtown looks very cool in this Jack the Ripper weather… Small and manageable are good …

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Cave des Hospices Strasbourg (Strasbourg Hospital Wines)

You can still drink riesling, pinot gris, sylvaner and pinot noir from this medieval cellar. The Strasbourg City Hospital in the Alsace region of Northeastern France houses an additional business below its main level. Strasbourg’s community founded this building in 1395, a time when patients could pay for healthcare by donating land. Some hospitals also planted vineyards …

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