The art of the chef means that the meal is enjoyed first by the eye and then by the taste buds. Yesterday's lunch is an example of that.
Food plays a significant part in the WOW experience. The end of February meeting this week was close enough to Ash Wednesday for us to spend some time thinking about Lent and the preparation for it ... Shrove Tuesday in particular. As households used up some of the richer, more luxurious ingredients, pancakes are the order of the day.
This recipe comes from a very old Women's Institute Cookery Book ... and never fails!
Meanwhile ... as Lent approaches ... the annual sacrifice of carry out food looms ... I'd better have one or two Chinese meals over the weekend as there'll be no more until Easter!