Since my vague plan to finally go to Dragonmeet failed (again) this year I made a somewhat easier journey to Mattas in Liverpool to restock my herb and spice cupboard. I’ve a big bag full of herbs and spice sitting in my kitchen waiting to be put away including… Basil Chilli Powder Chinese Five Spice […]
Oh dear looks like I need to get my grumpy hat out for both Il Forno and The Informant… Went to Il Forno on Duke Street in Liverpool for dinner before going to see the early evening showing of The Informant at FACT. Things started well with quick service and an excellent swordfish tart starter […]
Fanstastic Mr Fox is probably my favourite Roald Dahl children’s story. So today I decided I’d go and see it at the Odeon in Liverpool 1 and crossed my fingers they’d not treated the source material as a slum clearance job it like Disney did with Bedknobs and Broomsticks. Given the source materials brevity it’s […]
Before I get to any more lucid thoughts – was it just me or did the two water zombies marching around look a lot like Ray Liotta and Mark Kermode? So the long awaited second Doctor Who special The Waters of Mars was on tonight. It was good fun. From the trailer I’d expected a […]
A recipe I’ve cooked since I was at University and a personal favourite for when the cold weather sets in. Serves 4. Serve with rice. Ingredients 8 Lamb Chops 2 tbsp Vegetable Oil 2 Onions 2 cloves of garlic chopped 400g Tin of Chopped Tomatoes 2 Green Peppers 1 Red Pepper 2 tsp Crushed Coriander […]
Various test animations I’ve made are now on the impworks YouTube channel. I’ve been back to the posts they come from and added the embeded videos in. One day I may make a video that lasts a little bit longer than these tiny little things do.