When At Wembley

When at Wembley you nearly always need to get something to eat before or after the event. Unless you are loaded with money and like a feeling of dissatisfaction never get something in the ground. I went to Pizza Express at the Designer Outlet and had the best cheesecake in a while.

Vegetable risotto with cheese bake

A simple vegetable risotto with a breadcrumbed cheese bake (to make up for not having any cheese to put in the risotto).

Grosvenor Fish Bar – Norwich

Earlier this month I went on a little city break to Norwich. I was desperate to get out of London for a while and go to somewhere pretty cheap that I hadn’t visited before. The weather there was glorious and as we opted for there instead of a seaside town because it was a direct […]

An Update And A Return

I feel like I have let you all down. I disappeared without a trace for months on end and honestly have no good reason for it at all. I have gone to restaurants, tried out new recipes and discovered a collection of new brands, flavours and ingredients. A stand out is a South African pub […]

cod, mash, greens

Homemade: Pan fried (in butter) cod with crispy skin flavoured with sweet basil, salt and pepper. Tomato, spinach and a basil and chilli infused olive oil sauce. With garden pea and standard white fluffy potato mash.

Vapianos

I wouldn’t normally even bat an eyelid at reviewing what some might call a chain restaurant. But there’s something about this place, its relaxed atmosphere, low key but sophisticated decor and delicious food that not only pulls me back time and time again but also excites me enough to share it with you. My most […]

The Antelope (Tooting)

What a better time to visit somewhere new than when people are coming to visit you? There isn’t one. It’s as simple as that! So for me that meant taking a trip to The Antelope in Tooting, just a short walk from Tooting Broadway station. From looking online in advance it seemed impressive, not really […]