From a certain time you can buy Frugo in selected TESCO stores in Edinburgh. Frugo was a cult fruit drink in the ’90s in Poland. The brand was reincarnated after a decade taken off the market. Get seduced!
Today Martushka recommended “Cain” by Jose Saramago.
Incomplete English breakfast by Martushka’s son
You need 1 can of baked beans eggs how much you like bacon (we’re using Polish bacon) toast butter for toast spices (salt, pepper and herbs if you like) Slice the bacon thinly and fry on the pan untill sizzling. Meanwhile heat the beans. When the bacon is sizzling, add the eggs and fry on […]
The wind is quite horrendous today. So for your safety and comfort stay at home, please… and eat popcorn :)
Tiramisu by Martushka’s husband
You need 4 medium eggs 4 tbsp caster sugar 1 tbsp vanilla sugar 2x250g (8½ oz, 2 boxes) Mascarpone cheese (Mascarpone from Asda and Morrisons are the best for this) 250ml (9fl oz) cold strong black coffee, espresso 50g rum 200g (7oz, 1 box) sponge fingers unsweetened cocoa powder Beat the egg whites until stiff. […]
If you are a happy child who was being well behaved all year long you shoud find a nice present under your pillow this morning… if not it means you’v been very bad or you are not a child any more :)
Pandas in Edinburgh
Yesterday two pandas, Tian Tian (“sweetie”) and Yang Guang (“sunshine”), arrived to Edinburgh Zoo from China. The pandas’ new home cost £250,000. “Officials hope their presence will boost tourism and the Scottish economy. The Scottish government said the loan of the pandas symbolised a “growing friendship” between Scotland and China.” …”Edinburgh Zoo, which is run […]
Today Martushka recommend
25 miles from Edinburgh
It was a nice day for a trip. Target – Seacliff beach. Passing by the Longniddry Bents, East Lothian. It was only 5 C, and very windy :) You can find people there who love kite surfing. Nearly there On the way to the beach we passed large herd of horses :) Seacliff beach, what can […]
Martushka’s apple cake
It’s dead easy :) 175g (6oz) self-raising flour 160g (5oz) or more if you like :) golden caster sugar (or white sugar) 3 tbsp milk 1tsp baking powder 4 eggs 200g margarine or butter 2tsp vanilla sugar 2 or 3 big, sour apples (I mostly like Bramley Apples), or if you like you can use […]