Carrot, Sweet Potato & Corn Soup

“Family Week” is an annual event in the summer that Zen River has been hosting since 2005. Ten years on, some of the families who came then still come now. Together, they practice how to sit zazen (meditate), chant the sutras during services and eat oryoki style meals – all mixed in with theatre plays, stage sets and costumes, painting, […]

Chocolate Rocks

Chocolate Rocks. Decadent crunchy morsels with chocolate buttons melted through them. After testing the recipe three days in a row, Senko mentioned that if we would have to make them every day, no-one would really mind. Say no more… This is loosely based on an old recipe that was often used during World War II, as it used less sugar and eggs than […]