Microwave Kid Goat Jerky

I found a recipe for microwave jerky while reading Modernist Cuisine, the six volume bible for anyone interested in science-informed cookery. Their recipe is for beef jerky marinated in soy sauce, fish sauce, sugar and salt and then dried in a microwave in just five minutes. I’m always looking for interesting things to try with […]

Marinated Kid Goat Chops with Crispy Potatoes

This is a simple but delicious recipe using ingredients that complement the delicate kid chops. The meat is marinated overnight in light mediterranean flavours of olive oil, garlic, thyme and lemon, then cooked quickly at a high temperature. Kid chops are naturally tender so they’re excellent cooked medium – well done.

Rack of kid goat, with Gran Luchito honey and herb crust

This is a lovely recipe that utilises the beautifully tender kid-goat rack and smoky Gran Luchito honey. The herb crust gives a nice crispy texture, and I used a water-bath to cook the rack sous-vide, but you could cook it in the oven as an alternative. If using the oven, seal the rack in a hot […]

Why Sous Vide?

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Sous vide is a french term that means “under vacuum”. It is a cooking technique championed by modernist chefs and used in the top michelin starred restaurants around the world. It is also starting to become realistic as a home-cooking technique with the emergence of low priced water baths onto the market. It is seen as one of […]