What do I look for in food?

When I started Meals on Blogs, just a few weeks ago, I wrote on the Food for Thought page something grandiose like promising my manifesto for food. This week, the promise has been gnawing away at the back of my mind, so I guess I’ll have to knuckle down and try to develop my thinking without being nominated for Pseuds’ Corner. I guess the manifesto is already starting to evolve naturally, if you care to read the posts here. I like big tastes; a lot of what I cook is Mediterranean-influenced. And because my cooking increasingly tends to simplicity –...