Golden dumplings & vanilla custard

Fortunately, yesterday Bori came up with today’s menu, and that way I didn’t need to give it a moment’s thought, I just needed to make it.  Just… Ragout of chicken with tarragon followed by  “Golden dumplings” and vanilla custard. I haven’t made “golden dumplings” for yonks, and I have never made such a deliciously easy vanilla…

Dough Twists

I have been planning to make some dough twists for weeks, but it has been too hot and I just could not bring myself to do it. Unfortunately, when the time came, I searched in vain for the recipe in my mother’s old handwritten cookbook, which is where most of my mother’s recipes are, the…