The Cannibal Files: 1991, 2002, 2013

The Cannibal Files: 1991, 2002, 2013

Written by Allan Hall There are some for whom regular recipes will never be enough…. In July 1991 I first stepped into the dark, unfathomable world of eating humans when based in New York as the correspondent for The Sun. A man called Jefrey Dahmer had been...
Potato Soup in the style of Baden

Potato Soup in the style of Baden

INGREDIENTS 1 carrot peeled and sliced 1 celery root (on the small side (peeled and sliced) White part of 1 leek, sliced 1 onion, sliced 3 medium-sized waxy potatoes, cubed 3 pints of chicken stock (or water if you have none). Do not use a stock cube: they are...
Roasted Veal Shank

Roasted Veal Shank

INGREDIENTS A 4lb veal shank, enough for 4 people. Some veal stock – homemade is best, but store bought will suffice. Some chopped celery, carrots, leek, onions, parsley roots. Aromatics consisting of two crushed garlic cloves, some thyme, bay leaf, sweet...
Red Cabbage

Red Cabbage

INGREDIENTS One 1 to 2.5 lbs red cabbage Quarter pint good red wine vinegar 5 teaspoons sugar 1.5 teaspoons salt 1 oz of lard or the same of rendered bacon fat 2 medium sized cooking apples, peeled, cored and cut into wedges an eighth of an inch thick 2ozs finely...
Potato Dumplings

Potato Dumplings

INGREDIENTS (for 12 small dumplings) 2lb of good floury potatoes A teaspoon and-a-half of salt An eighth of a teaspoon of grated nutmeg 2 and three quarter ozs of plain flour 1 large egg A heaped tablespoon of potato starch 2 slices of good quality white bread with...