Do you remember as kids how you loved getting fancy pen sets. Recently these cool and elegant culinary plumes (there is also a larger one) were given as a gift by a thoughtful friend. My hand writing skills are somewhat rusty these days and a bit of practice is needed. Doodling in my kitchen this October with zig zags and dots of cream and pomegranate sauce.
In my kitchen are green kiwifruit and each time I slice into one, admire how pretty this fruit looks from the inside. So good for you and contains lots of vitamin C. Earlier this year I was introduced to golden kiwifruit and a spife.
Picked up this fancy wooden butter mold at a french market last year and only recently gave it a try. This was the very first attempt 🙂 🙂 The mold needs a coating of vegetable oil and a short time in the freezer before removing the butter. Will try a flavored butter next time and my Lavender and Honeycomb Butter would look so pretty turned out from this mold.
It was cake time in my kitchen and I had baked a banana bundt cake. Did plan on taking a photograph of the complete bundt cake and writing up a blog post… but some in my family love to eat warm banana cake and couldn’t wait. The half eaten banana cake still cooling on my favorite wire cooking rack… pretty enough to serve baked items on too. In the end the whole idea for a banana cake post got
After enquiring about this handy lemon slice squeezer at a fish restaurant, the lovely manager gave my friend and I one as a gift. Another handy (and useful) prop for my food photography. I noted the website on the box and with Christmas coming up next month, you might want ideas for food related stocking fillers.
Making perfectly shaped squares of rice is easy using this rice cube and have used this kitchen gadget for making Rice Cubes with Coriander Chilli Dipping Sauce. I haven’t used the rice cube often but it still has a place in my kitchen.
This rounds up another In My Kitchen post for the month of November. Hop over to our hosts blog, Celia at Fig Jam and Lime Cordial, where you will find a long list of bloggers showcasing their kitchen treasures.