The all mighty Tayberry

July 19, 2013, 12:31 p.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: fingertips fruits german vegetarian | comments

One city, many discoveries

Dundee is almost boastful for it’s discoveries: the autoadesive stamp, the marmalade, and so many others that I can certainly name and account for without the need of flattery and distraction to point you, dear intelligent reader, into another direction: The Tayberry

Born of crossing blackberries and red raspberries in this very city, by the river ...

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The German Vegetarian tag

Oct. 30, 2012, 4:46 p.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: announcements fingertips german vegetarian tags | comments

The single most popular request that I get

Yup. First thing I thought was you people take me for someone else. An obvious case of mistaken identity, I guess, but it got me thinking. It could do a kind of a flag into the post that said veggie or not, or a sub-blog something on the line of veggie.secreteproject ...

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My new addiction Iced Tea

Oct. 22, 2012, 1:13 p.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: drink fingertips german vegetarian tea | comments

The story so far

Disclaimer: This is a somewhat silly personal post. It deals with my addictions. It is not like you really need instructions to make iced tea.

Since last November I’ve cut down a little on my intake of Coke Zero. I went from 2 to 3 liters a day for the last 15 years (you can convert ...

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Dutch food: Chicken Satay (Kip saté)

Oct. 15, 2012, 1:15 p.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: chicken Dutch fingertips Indonesia satay | comments

Amazing food from Indonesia

Wait what? Did you say Dutch food? Yup: Satay is a traditional Netherlands food from Indonesia. Indonesia used to be a Dutch colony, remember all that Dutch East and West India Companies and so on? Somehow their colony empire relationship was very different from what we had between Brazil and Portugal.

In Indonesian cuisine saté(satay ...

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Sardines!

Oct. 8, 2012, 6 a.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: ban fingertips sardines sushi | comments

My love-love affair with Sardines

This is probably one of those problematic posts. I love sardines, most people don’t. I get it. I could say that you’ve never had it like $FOOBAR, but that is not true.

I like them fresh, I like them in cans, I would like them here or there.

There are, though, two ways that I ...

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Memories of Lille, the Tarte flamande

Oct. 2, 2012, 11:39 a.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: fingertips France german vegetarian Lille tarte flamande | comments

The high point of my lunch time in Lille

Last year I was in Lille, France. Some of the surprises, both good and meh, was the food.

It was very hard to get really hot spiced food, and I’ve tried. On the other hand I had great bacon, wonderful cheeses, bread, found madeleines to be sold in bags, nutella was ...

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Fingertips

Oct. 1, 2012, 6:11 p.m. | by Adriano Petrich | Categories: fingertips | comments

WAIT WHAT?

Perfect is the enemy of good. (probably Voltaire)

Of lately I’ve been working in three jobs, although I love what I do, it has been taking a huge amount of my mind to be able to post my backlog (Yes I have one).

So instead of posting full blown articles I will be doing more frequent simple articles ...

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