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For my 200th article, I made cherry jelly from the recipe Nostradamus himself published in 1555.
Swiss Alps Cheesemaking Very Popular
My visit of a 8000'/2400m high cheesemaking chalet in the Swiss Alps where cheese is still made like 300 years ago - and not one tourist in sight!
Eleonora makes Gelo d'anguria, the cult Sicilian dessert, in her home on Mount Etna.
Hachis Parmentier is French confort food at its best - slowly prepared over 3 days. Spend 3 minutes to see how it's done.
The story of a German secret weapon transformed into a delicious dish by the Italians.
The ultimate hot chocolate is the simplest thing in the world - provided you have the right pot.
Homemade wholewheat spaghetti with a delicious beans ragu for a typical Tuscan peasant dish.
A little Indian recipe of my own concoction - dates, raisins, onions, balsamic vinegar and port are simmered to make a luscious brown chutney.
A reader invited me to stay at his castle at Hattonchatel near Verdun in France. I went last week-end to cook extraordinary medieval dishes in the castle - see what's coming next in my 7-article-serie!
Hypocras was the most popular drink at parties and banquets in the Middle Ages. See how we made a gallon of it in Hattonchatel castle in France using the original spices they used back then.
A reader invited me in a neighborhood kebab house in Istanbul for the first night of Ramadan. After a short introduction, 50 pictures to take you through the whole meal from preparation to finish. Don't miss this!
Verdun Sugar Coated Almonds Popular
During my stay at Hattonchâtel castle in France, I managed to arrange a private tour of the largest dragées factory in Verdun, dragées Braquier.
A sweet tart made from white wine and sugar, very popular around my parts.
The most expensive jam in the world is made in Bar-le-Duc from red currants hand-seeded with a goose quill. Worth every penny!
Every year my uncle Harvey summons the family around a converted wash boiler where he cooks the most delicious soup. The occasion is Swiss Federal Fast Day, a national holiday in Switzerland. See how we cook 20 gallons of soup from start to finish.