Food

Food: Tibits – Mayfair, London

Even the most hardened of carnivores amongst us cannot fail to be aware of the advantages of following a plant-heavy diet, whether you choose…

Food: El Pirata, Mayfair London

I got to thinking this when I first found out that El Pirata had been on the scene for 20 years. Over two decades in this town with the fickle memories is an immense feat and there’s no way a restaurant displaying any kind of mediocrity could possibly last that long so it’s with very high expectations that we descend into Mayfair to try it out.

Recipe: Shortbread Rounds AKA Cats Claws

Some cookie recipes are so deliciously simple that even the most inexperienced baker like me can get results. This one from Guittard is perfect. We used half white chocolate chips and half milk chocolate chips in the cookies.

Recipe: The Night Cap

With Easter racing towards us, it is likely that we will all pop into our local coffee shop for that much-needed caffeine boost, and with the rise of coffee bars come actual bars opening, it is becoming more common that the barista who carefully makes your morning coffee, will also be the mixologist who serves you that well-deserved drink at the end of a long week.

Instagram – Seaweed Tagliatelle by SeaMore

The Tagliatelle, called ‘Himanthalia’ was picked straight from the rocks and was nicknamed ‘Sea Spaghetti’. Fast-forward to 2016 and the ‘ISea Pasta’ brand launches in Germany, Belgium, Australia.

The Many Tastes of Whisky at Jackson & Rye

Hidden in the city, on Old Jewry, Jackson & Rye looks pretty friendly from the outside, and it is gaining a reputation as a place to get some seriously hearty, home cooked American grub.

Food: Afternoon Tea @Town House Kensington, London

Afternoon tea is one of those decidedly British things to indulge in – after all, there is not much wrong with the world that cannot be solved with a well-timed cup of tea and a piece of cake to wash it down with.

Food: Proper Corn – Crunch Corn

Once upon a time there were 3 snacks… Crunchy crisps, nutty nuts and poppy corn. They all lived happily in the same town together….