Francesca’s Frijoles

A melancholy mood this evening… Not lifted by cooking or music but I persisted nevertheless. The black beans needed cooking, the sweet potatoes needed to leave the kitchen and the sweetcorn found it’s way into my shopping basket in Tesco….   Since my November foray into Wahaca I have been dreaming of recreating this black bean…

Bocadillo

Well it’s not exactly “cooking” but I enjoyed creating it and eating it, so I thought I would share it. My partner is a big fan of sandwiches. I myself, find it a strange thing to eat for an evening meal. But in the past 2 years or so, I have come to love them….

If at first you don’t succeed…

Today’s culinary creation… Pinto bean soup! I think I was thinking back to the last meal I had at Wahaca where I first experienced the wonder that is Frijoes. I wanted to recreate the feeling of warmth, comfort and joy I experienced when eating this dish. I am not sure that I succeeded but I had…