Category: Recipes

Drinks, Recipes

Cocktail O’Clock with Mainbrace Rum

The sun is shining and the sky is blue…summer is here. And what better way to spend a summer’s evening than relaxing, sipping exotic cocktails? A real indulgence, I never really have a cocktail unless I’m on holiday…but hey we all need a bit of a treat in these days of Corona. So why not […]

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Recipe: Parma Ham Huevos Rancheros

Today I’m cooking with one of my favourite products. Parma Ham or Prosciutto di Parma is produced in the hills surrounding the town of Parma in the Emilia Romagna region of Northern Italy. Every stage of the production process has to happen here – even the pre-sliced packs of Parma Ham you’ll find in UK […]

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Homemade wholegrain mustard with RosieMakesItEasy

Today I’m trying something completely different – making my own wholegrain mustard. I find the whole process of creating in the kitchen so relaxing and inspiring – just wish I was better at baking. But that’s a story for another day! What better way to spend semi-lockdown time than making something tasty and beautiful? Now […]

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Recipe: Chicken fajita with The Spice Pioneer

I love a fajita and it’s been way too long since I had one. I remember the days when Mexican restaurants were all the rage in London and nights out consisted of plates of fajita and tequila lay backs. All a bit messy! Fun though. Now, thanks to the people at The ┬áSpice Pioneer there’s […]

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The perfect foodie gift: tasty condiments from Tracklements

I’m a big fan of condiments! Happiest when my cupboards are filled with lots of jars of tastiness ready to enjoy. So imagine a whole selection of them all in one perfect package! This fabulous collection from Tracklements includes nine of the cutest mini jars full of flavoursome accompaniments for every occasion. There’s a variety […]

Recipes, Salad recipes

Recipe book review: Set a Table by Karen Dudley

Lockdown London has been that bit more pleasant with some fabulous sunny weather. And you know what that means…it’s time to barbecue/braai. Somewhat bizarrely the first thing I think of when I plan a braai menu is what salads I’m going to make. Today that was easy as I have a new recipe book from […]