Journal

Vendredi. Chicken meatballs with herb couscous and yoghurt cream sauce

Growing up in Brussels, I would regularly eat in my Godmother’s kitchen and it was her casual and tasty food which has most inspired my own cooking. I have also learned from her to always keep a glass of water with a mix of fresh herbs in the door of the fridge. Parsley, coriander or basil will keep fresh in this way for up to a week. My kitchen is always well stocked with herbs, they are a vital ingredient in my cooking, bringing both flavour and rich colour to the dishes.

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Leach Pottery

Having spent several years in the UK studying, Marina Bautier keeps a special connection to the British isle. This summer an opportunity unfolded to go back there for a week, to immerse herself in a ceramic course at the very core of the craft, Leach Pottery.

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Vendredi. Apple crumble.

My mother only cooked a few desserts when I was growing up and apple crumble was one of them. We always had apples at home, often coming from my grandmother’s garden, so this dish holds lots of good childhood memories for me. My mother liked to bake her crumble in a deep dish with a fine crust on top and rich apple compote below.

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New in: Lindsay Magazine

At Bautier, we enjoy a good read. Therefore, we have sourced a nice selection of magazines and books for the shop that will keep you inspired. A brilliant publication 'that celebrates the importance of culture and place' is Lindsay. Founded and edited by Beth Wilkinson, and named after her grandfather (Lindsay James Stanger), a man who documented the world with his many analogue cameras, this magazine echoes his approach to life: with an open mind, a thirst for learning and a love for sharing stories. Lindsay is created in collaboration with writers, photographers, and artists from around the globe. It began online in 2017, released its first issue in 2018, and has just printed its second. We asked Beth Wilkinson to tell us more.

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On creating the signature tote bag

Brand bag, what’s in a name? Designed as an addition to the Bautier accessory collection, the linen tote bag is crafted from premium-quality Belgian linen and serves as a classic for daily endeavors.

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