Friday, July 11, 2014

rest ~ pasta


    rest     pasta 


Barcelona at Christmas time.  The giant noodles are part of the city's Christmas lights: a soup with this particular type of noodle  pasta (galet) is part of the Catalonian   tradition, and it is served on Christmas Eve.  As you can see, the galets rest on the street...



Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Y is for yeast


Brewing yeast,  that is. There are many varieties of brewing yeast to complement the beverage of choice. Each variety of yeast has advantages, such as champagne yeast, a variety of wine yeast, which will yield more bubbles than other types of wine yeast. Source. Cheers,  ABC Wednesday.

Friday, June 13, 2014

dusk and round


                                                         dusk     round 


Wonderful  dusk  in Istanbul, showing  a round church dome, but please don't ask me names. A picture from my archives (the sky was pink and the water purple, no editing! it was the light), great memories of a fantastic visit.