Category: Recipes

Recipes

Cooking great new dishes at the Kitchen Aid Experience Store

I’m always up for trying out new recipes and kitchen appliances and gadgets so I was very excited today to be heading for the Kitchen Aid Experience Store & Showroom in London’s rather swish Wigmore Street. Kitchen Aid is celebrating its 100th birthday (the original stand mixer was first brought out in 1919 would you […]

Recipes

Review: Fabulous new knives from TheChefClub

It’s fair to say I do a lot of chopping in my kitchen…well it’s inevitable if you’re doing a lot of cooking. One of the most frustrating things I find about staying in a rented apartment is the quality of the knives – okay not the most insurmountable of problems but important for a cook. […]

I recommend, Recipes

Review: Microplane Pizza Cutter

Today it’s time to get back in the kitchen. I’m a bit of a carnivore, although I do love my vegetables I must admit that I think I probably eat too much meat. So the new cooking mission is to eat vegetarian dishes twice a week. It’s been really fun deciding what to make and […]

Recipes

Food on the go with great storage solutions from Addis

Gotta love a lunchbox. Although I never experienced it myself, I have a warmth about the lovely feelings school lunch boxes have engendered through time – as well as satisfying your hunger pangs. Opening it up, not sure what’s inside, unwrapping food, finding a nice surprise (if you haven’t packed it yourself, obviously), trading with […]

Drinks, Recipes

It’s G&T time with refreshing Raisthorpe Yorkshire tonics

Gin (always one of my favourite alcoholic beverages) has become a more and more exciting drink in recent times. There are so many different varieties, it’s almost impossible to keep up with it all. It seems like a new gin is unveiled nearly every day! And so many tonics to choose from, too. Like this […]

Recipes, Vegetarian recipes

Tasty ways with the fabulous smoked Moorish humous

I love a bit of humous (which can be spelled at least four ways that I know of..confusing!). Today I’m doing humous as that’s what Moorish does. This delicious Middle Eastern dip has become a staple in most people’s shopping trolleys these days, and no surprise there, as it’s delicious and versatile. Even more so […]