Salted Caramel Chocolate Recipe

Personally, I think the title says it all.  Salted caramel?  Check.  Chocolate?  Check.  Both combined in an oozy, rich, sugary mess.  Check, check, check.   If you can find any reason to resist making, and subsequently eating, these little sweet beauties, you’re simply not who we thought you were.  Follow my simple recipe and I’ll see you on the salty, sweet dark side. Ingredients For the … Continue reading Salted Caramel Chocolate Recipe

Coconut Turmeric Broth With Prawns Recipe

Why are people so afraid to cook curries?  If you keep a selection of herbs and spices in your store cupboard, the fact is, it’s one of the easier cuisines to prepare.  Curry cooking is actually just a case of trial and error.  Like things a bit spicier?  Throw another chilli in the mix.  Prefer sour notes?  Well, lime juice is your friend.   You don’t … Continue reading Coconut Turmeric Broth With Prawns Recipe

Top 10 Eating While Travelling Tips

Wherever you are in the world, you’ve gotta eat.  Oh sure, sustenance is important, but that’s not the only reason we eat.  We eat for pleasure, for experience and for fun – and all of these even more so while travelling. There’s arguably no better way to experience a place than by tucking into its grub.  If the kitchen is the heart of the home, … Continue reading Top 10 Eating While Travelling Tips

Top Picks In Colombia

Colombia markets itself as offering “magical realism”, and we couldn’t agree more.  From soaring mountaintops to roaring beaches, from raging city life to engaging people, there truly is something for everyone in this beautiful country.  Here I pick my top places to visit and what to do, eat, see and experience in each place.  You’ll never look at Colombia the same again.  I sure won’t. Bogota … Continue reading Top Picks In Colombia

A GLORIOUS! Marrakech High

This blog post is an entry into the Foodies100/GLORIOUS! soup #GloriousAdventures blogger challenge.  You can view more about the challenge, and indeed GLORIOUS! soup in general, by visiting its website: www.gloriousfoods.co.uk.  I chose to write my Glorious Adventure blog, taking inspiration from the Moroccan Spiced Chicken flavour in the GLORIOUS! soup range, about my own adventure with my sister in Marrakech a few years back.   … Continue reading A GLORIOUS! Marrakech High

Dim Sum & Cocktails At Fu Manchu

You lose some.  You dim sum.  Sincere apologies – I just couldn’t help myself.    Now that is out of my system, normal service is resumed… Dim sum is the kind of food that fits in any occasion.  Hungover and exhausted?  Better hit Chinatown for a Sunday feast.  Celebrating your birthday with friends?  A table ram-packed with dim sum gets any party going.  Unsure what to … Continue reading Dim Sum & Cocktails At Fu Manchu

The Sportsman, Seasalter

Money.  It’s an evocative word, isn’t it?  It brings all sorts of emotions to the fore – desire, greed, envy, happiness, satisfaction, peace.  A simple £1 coin handed to a child for an ice cream at a passing truck makes all the world’s wrongs right.  A loss of a job and, therefore, an income can see a person slip into desperation and woe. What’s also … Continue reading The Sportsman, Seasalter

The Rise Of The Stay Moon

So you’re getting married.  You’ve picked your dress, the flowers are sorted, and the band is already practicing your first dance.  What next?  The honeymoon of course.  Mauritius is just grand and the Seychelles certainly houses its own magic, but if it’s something really unique you’re looking for, what about good old England?  Our fair country offers up some of the most stunning scenery, astonishing … Continue reading The Rise Of The Stay Moon