Malay Taste Nasi Goreng Kit

Nasi Goreng Made Easy

A lovely surprise package of authentic Malaysian ingredients landed on my doorstep recently, sent by Malaysia Kitchen the people promoting Malaysian food here in the UK.  Their job may have been made slightly easier by Ping Coombes, the latest winner of Masterchef

Malay Taste Nasi Goreng Kit

Nasi Goreng Made Easy

A lovely surprise package of authentic Malaysian ingredients landed on my doorstep recently, sent by Malaysia Kitchen the people promoting Malaysian food here in the UK.  Their job may have been made slightly easier by Ping Coombes, the latest winner of Masterchef

Boerewors The Meat Co

Boerewors with Miele Pap, Chakalaka Sauce & Rocket Salad Recipe

Boerewors with Miele Pap is a dish served at The Meat Co and although I didn’t try it, what’s not to love about this traditional South African spicy all-meat sausage? Boerewors is a South African specialty – a curly beast

Boerewors The Meat Co

Boerewors with Miele Pap, Chakalaka Sauce & Rocket Salad Recipe

Boerewors with Miele Pap is a dish served at The Meat Co and although I didn’t try it, what’s not to love about this traditional South African spicy all-meat sausage? Boerewors is a South African specialty – a curly beast

Fillet Steak and Lobster Tail, The Meat Co

The Meat Co, Westfield W12

Westfield added a touch of magic to a once grotty corner of Shepherd’s Bush and the transformation has brought with it a host of designer shops, food outlets and cash-laden shoppers.  A dangerously close bus ride away from my home Mr and Me

Fillet Steak and Lobster Tail, The Meat Co

The Meat Co, Westfield W12

Westfield added a touch of magic to a once grotty corner of Shepherd’s Bush and the transformation has brought with it a host of designer shops, food outlets and cash-laden shoppers.  A dangerously close bus ride away from my home Mr and Me

Bicester Village Shopping Express coach

A Day Trip To Chic: Bicester Village Shopping Express

It’s just an hour and a half away by car from Shepherd’s Bush, an hour’s train journey with Chiltern Railways from London’s Marylebone Station, and only 20 minutes from Oxford. Bicester Village is the place to go for high-end and high street bargains,

Bicester Village Shopping Express coach

A Day Trip To Chic: Bicester Village Shopping Express

It’s just an hour and a half away by car from Shepherd’s Bush, an hour’s train journey with Chiltern Railways from London’s Marylebone Station, and only 20 minutes from Oxford. Bicester Village is the place to go for high-end and high street bargains,

Plum liqueur and tofu cheesecake

Food & Sake Pairing: Japanese Embassy

Sparkling sake – soft, sweet and with a unique delicate flavour – just one of the sake’s I tried at the Japanese Embassy when I was invited for a sake and food pairing event ahead of Hyper Japan‘s The Eat

Plum liqueur and tofu cheesecake

Food & Sake Pairing: Japanese Embassy

Sparkling sake – soft, sweet and with a unique delicate flavour – just one of the sake’s I tried at the Japanese Embassy when I was invited for a sake and food pairing event ahead of Hyper Japan‘s The Eat

Crayfish Party Table

Getting Messy with Crayfish at Scandikitchen

Bad singing, the ability to drink Akavit until you can speak sense no more and deft fingers are what it takes to make the most of a Crayfish Party or Kräftskiva. It’s a Nordic tradition, particularly strong in Sweden and also

Crayfish Party Table

Getting Messy with Crayfish at Scandikitchen

Bad singing, the ability to drink Akavit until you can speak sense no more and deft fingers are what it takes to make the most of a Crayfish Party or Kräftskiva. It’s a Nordic tradition, particularly strong in Sweden and also

Wineskin

Wineskin: Simple & Effective

Hands up who’s left a great bottle of great wine behind on holiday, because it breaks all the hand-luggage rules or you just couldn’t chance it in your case?  Or, like me, you’re determined to get it home whether it takes hours

Wineskin

Wineskin: Simple & Effective

Hands up who’s left a great bottle of great wine behind on holiday, because it breaks all the hand-luggage rules or you just couldn’t chance it in your case?  Or, like me, you’re determined to get it home whether it takes hours