King Kong Banana Caramel ice cream

24/02/2012 at 13:50
King Kong Banana Caramel ice cream

King Kong – eater of Banana Caramel ice cream! Implausible? Yes, but not more than Kong himself. I just read that Skull Island, King Kong’s native island home,  would never work, scientifically speaking: There is simply no plausibility in a small and isolated ecological system (the Island), filled to the brim with large, over-grown predators. While these findings did not […]

Blood orange sorbet

14/02/2012 at 10:25

  In the mood for love? If so, what better way to celebrate Valentine’s day – or, indeed any day – with some dazzlingly red Blood orange sorbet? And while love may not always be so easy, I can assure you that making this sorbet is!   Many of you probably know that making a sorbet usually requires a simple sugar syrup as a base, then mixed with whatever flavour you […]

Runeberg ice cream

03/02/2012 at 10:02

  Has your country got any national poet? Finland has Johan Ludvig Runeberg, who even inspired a national dessert! Why not celebrate by making an ice cream out of it?     Johan Ludvid Runeberg (1804-1877) did not only write epic poems and the words to the Finnish National anthem (“Our land”) – he also gave name to a special pastry, still very popular in Finland. Allegedly, […]