day nine

Now I know why I do this at bedtime cos I get peace and quiet! Margaret is trying download photos and Deirdre is trying to get her ironing done for Thursday as she, Angelique and Johan are off to have canapés at Darina’s tonight! (We’re going to a cake baking/decorating evening tomorrow night.)

I think my score went up today! My grapefruit, grape and lovage salad was delicious but for general consumption Sue (our teacher this week) thought it needed a bit more sugar. What else did I make – oh yes, a crunchy apple crumble tart. What a find! Seriously yummy. Forgot to take a picture – it looked and tasted pretty good though – take my word for it. My whole order of work was thrown when I realised I had to joint 1/2 a chicken. Doesn’t sound much but we got a wee demonstration and then we each had to do a half. Second half isn’t so easy especially when your chicken has a broken leg!!! So I think 2 out of 3 might be today’s score.

20110510-193323.jpg

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Ballymaloe Cookery School. Bookmark the permalink.

One Response to day nine

  1. christine says:

    Just caught up with all your Irish antics! Sounds very busy and exciting. Enjoy xx

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s