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Of Christmas Carnage & Sandwiches

TweetYou know you’ve entered Christmas territory when breakfast looks like this: Lunch is this: And you have one of these whispering your name from the kitchen…. Oooof. With the fiasco of Christmas day out of the way, a crescendo of … Continue reading

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Fairytale Cocktails at The Folly

TweetAs a sort of foreward to what sounds like potentially my ultimate play den and a very dangerous new story indeed, a three floor fairytale inspired bar and restaurant set to open from the Drake and Morgan group, entitled Fable, … Continue reading

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New York, New York – Part one

TweetExiting the Penn station subway three days before Christmas I feel at once assaulted in all directions by the NOOOOW YAAAAAARRWK nes of it all. There’s none of that false English politeness as I’m barged aside irreverently, over stuffed rucksack knocked off my … Continue reading

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Medjool Dates – Two Recipes, Both Deep Fried.

Tweet Who am I to refuse an offer of the gorgeous, the glorious Medjool dates? Can you tell I like them? They’re the dessert, sweet, ultimate gift of the fruit world. When the lovely peeps from Medjool sent me a pack to see what … Continue reading

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A week of Sprouts & I give you a SPROUT DOUGHNUT

Tweet A bit of Twitter banter last week left me with a residual and actually quite acute craving for sprouts. Yes, brussel sprouts, that green you’re conditioned as a child to dislike and ridicule above all others, pull faces at the mere … Continue reading

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Christmas Mess

Tweet      I try not to get too involved in the whole Christmas baking thing, it’s all a bit twee isn’t it? Well, the choice is out of my hands this year as I  don’t have access to an oven anyway, however … Continue reading

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Cheeseboard pizza

Tweet So at this time of year thoughts are generally turned towards the year ahead, on how we can better ourselves, and how we can quickly undo the 2 weeks of revelry we shouldn’t really have just enjoyed. It is … Continue reading

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