21st – 28th August marks Caribbean food week, and Grace Foods hold an annual celebration over bank holiday weekend. In honour of Caribbean food week Grace foods kindly sent over a beautiful hamper full of Caribbean goodies for me to create some street party food of my own. Being a big fan of Caribbean spices… Continue reading Caribbean food week
Summer is coming and I’ve taken on the arduous task to find all the weird and wonderful ice cream creations London has to offer. Here I’ve summarised my favourites! Bake China town know how to take the ordinary and make it extraordinary and Bake is no exception. Lots of treats line the wall, but what… Continue reading London’s most instagrammed ice creams
Now, I’ll be first to through my hands up to say, I did go here in January, and yes I haven’t written anything until now. In all honesty I wasn’t sure of the pictures (they’re pretty shoddy quality). But you know what? The food is ruddy delicious and I keep thinking about it…
We arrived at Hallmark Cambridge, which is so easy to access, straight off the A14, for dinner. As a competition winner it had all been booked for us there was a little confusion with the waitress finding our booking when we arrived, but once everything was sorted, it went smoothly. Service was friendly, being newly… Continue reading Hallmark Hotel Cambridge Restaurant
Right at the end of Stockbridge high street you’ll find the Scran & Scallie, a Bib Gourmand awarded gastropub. It came highly recommended by Patrick’s friend who studied up in Edinburgh, and a recommendation always counts for a lot. Spoiler: it doesn’t disappoint! As we scanned the menu we got bread in a little muslin cloth… Continue reading Scran & Scallie, Edinburgh
Firstly did you know it’s pronounced bar boolie? Me neither until I rang to book Patrick and myself in for a Monday dinner. I’d won a competition with Squaremeals for a three course meal, fizz and sommelier chosen wines! If that isn’t the way to perk up a Monday, I don’t know what would?! The… Continue reading Bar boulud, Knightsbridge
Last weekend I got invited* down to have a go at some board games, of which I am notoriously dreadful, and gobble up some pork pies in celebration on #nationalboardgamesweek by Pork Farms. No prizes for what I was looking most forward to.