Category Archives: Fish & Shellfish

Dressed Crab – Georges Plaice, Roman Road – Lunch at mine

I love this traditional old, East End fish stall on Roman Road. This morning in between chat about the increased violence in life today, and a bit of banter, I bought a kipper and this dressed crab, from the array of … Continue reading

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Smoked Haddock, Mushroom, Pea and Cabbage Chowder

I like chowder, and I do a mean one with smoked haddock and leeks, with herring roe spooned on top. But I had mushrooms, cabbage, peas and bacon to use up. So here it is. A filling delicious soup, that … Continue reading

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Polpette di Tonno with Bay Baked Tomatoes my Dinner At Mine recipe in The Independent

Another recipe from Dinner At Mine that has made it’s way out into the world in The Independent along side Maria Elia, a favourite female chef of mine…..This was part of the first ever menu I wrote for my column … Continue reading

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Jake Tilson – Fish, Food and Fonts

5am yesterday morning my alarm screamed for me to get up. I screamed back. Once I got over the shock and slithered out of bed, I became excited again about the prospect of heading to Billingsgate Fish Market. I can’t … Continue reading

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Thailand 2011 – This is fish

This is fish. How beautiful is that.

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Pete’s Desert Island Dish

Following on from  my posts Desert Island Dishes and then this subseqent comment from Pete. What would be your one meal if you had to choose?…… How and why?…….Would your last meal be different?……..and your one cook book would be?…….. Today, … Continue reading

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Lovely La’s 1920’s Supper Club

Last week was La’s 30th so Cousin Sam arranged a surprise (she detested the secrecy.) 1920’s inspired Supper Club/Speakeasy here at the studio for some of her closest friends…….. Kay and I went to Hoo Hing (chinese supermarket) and picked … Continue reading

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Part of me wants to keep MarkyMarket as my personal delivery man. But he won’t make any money by delivering to just me.  He’s doing small deliveries all over london from Smithfield and Billingsgate. It’s a brilliant idea. He’s starting small with … Continue reading

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