“Spring is here, a-suh-puh-ring is here.
Life is skittles and life is beer.
I think the loveliest time of the year is the spring.
I do, don’t you? ‘course you do.”
You’d have gotten a kick out of this, Dad.
Tonight the BFI had a special event for the 40th birthday of Yes Minister.
They of had a screening of Yes Minister episode “Party Games” – in which Jim Hacker decides to run for leader of the party and makes a European issue part of his campaign – finishing with a discussion with Jonathan Lynn the co-writer of the excellent TV series.
The green tops are discarded. The calçots are accompanied by red wine or cava sparkling wine.
Pieces of meat and bread slices are roasted in the charcoal after cooking the calçots.