Author Archives: kunstkitchen

About kunstkitchen

Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Credits: Do not own a microwave oven and never have. Do not own a food processor. Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.

Chicken Stock! Or When Chicken Stock is a Gelatinous Consistency = Surprise! Make Wine Sauce

After the Chicken Stock Recipe from the other day, I took my chicken stock out of the fridge because I had this brilliant inspiration while food shopping that I should make a wine sauce. What’s this?! It’s looks like a … Continue reading

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Creuset Pan = Gone But Not Forgotten – Now How Do I Boil A Whole Chicken?

There are smaller pans in my cupboard but nothing will replace my big Creuset Dutch Oven Pan. Yes, I had to give it up due to wear and tear. It was chipped on the inside. That’s not good. The Creuset … Continue reading

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Hoorn Harbor The Netherlands = Travel in Holland

When I stayed in Hoorn, the Netherlands I managed a few photos as we walked around the town during the first hours of visiting my niece and her husband.
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Weekend Lyndale Farmers Market = Autumn Bounty

Made a trip to the Lyndale Farmers’ Market. Each week the produce offerings change. I went for flowers, broccoli, parsley, zucchini and golden beets. It was a grey day. Inspired by all the beautiful colors and being partial to dahlias…took … Continue reading

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Sascha – The Long Haired German Shepherd – Over the Rainbow Bridge

Sadly my friends’ beautiful and sweet Sascha has passed over the rainbow bridge. I am so glad I saw her and played with her in February this year. Continue reading

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