Charles Dickens: Smoking bishop

‘A merrier Christmas, Bob, my good fellow, than I have given you, for many a year! I’ll raise your salary, and endeavour to assist your struggling family, and we will discuss your affairs this very afternoon, over a Christmas bowl of smoking bishop, Bob!’ – A Christmas carol, Charles Dickens Eind december, dat is jezelf volsteken […]

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Roald Dahl: Rijke chocoladetaart met oranjebloesem

‘The cook disappeared. Almost at once she was back again staggering under the weight of an enormous round chocolate cake on a china platter. The cake was fully eighteen inches in diameter and it was covered with dark-brown chocolate icing. ‘Put it on the table,’ the Trunchbull said.’ – Matilda, Roald Dahl Roald Dahl zou […]

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