Reviews

Gastrolux Frying pan

Gastrolux Frying pan

One of the most popular questions I’ve been asked during my cooking workshops is “Can you recommend a good wok / pan for Chinese cooking?” To that question, my answer is, ALWAYS get a heavy cast iron wok and get a good quality non stick […]

The Sake Experience at Hyper Japan 2012

The Sake Experience at Hyper Japan 2012

On our recent trip to the Hyper Japan Show held at Earls Court between 23-25th November 2012, I had the opportunity to sample the delights of what the Land of the Rising Sun has to offer. This came not only in terms of food, gadgets, […]

Dominos Pizza Challenge

Dominos Pizza Challenge

I have a confession to make… I have never ordered a dominos pizza. Not even in my student days. So when I was offered the opportunity to review their new gourmet pizza range, I actually had very little idea what their current range is. Anyway, […]

Chocolate by Cocoa Boutique

Chocolate by Cocoa Boutique

Lately I seem to have become quite a chocolate connoisseur, with going to Museu de la Xocolata in Barcelona, and having tasted some very nice hand crafted chocolate. I’m lucky enough to receive a gorgeous looking box of chocolate by Cocoa Boutique last week. Cocoa […]

Chocolate by Genevie

Chocolate by Genevie

I don’t think I need to tell you how much I like chocolate… and I’m always on the lookout for new chocolate producers. A couple of weeks ago, the lovely Genevie contacted me and told us about her new family business, Chocolate by Genevie. And […]

Hotel Chocolat – Easter egg!!

Hotel Chocolat – Easter egg!!

Easter is fast approaching and I’m lucky enough to receive a looovely easter egg from Hotel Chocolat to try. Here it is: It came in a firm cardboard box so the box itself is in excellent condition, tied with a black bow it will really […]

Valentine’s Choccies from Hotel Chocolat

Valentine’s Choccies from Hotel Chocolat

Valentine’s day is slowing creeping upon us… and guys, for once please don’t get a box of chocolate from tesco on the day with some half dead limpy flowers! Get some decent chocolate, and of course, some decent flowers too! Check out what arrives last […]

Hotel Chocolat Christmas Collection

Hotel Chocolat Christmas Collection

Christmas is coming, and it’s almost impossible to not notice if you go to any main supermarkets to do your shopping. Celebrations, Heroes, Roses… are all conveniently presenting themselves on the “seasonal” shelf. It’s time to put an end to it! I’m forever haunted by […]

Lyons Seafood New Range Launch review

Lyons Seafood New Range Launch review

Last Thursday me and Donna went to a PR event in London, for the launch of Lyons Seafood’s New Range. I’m not sure if it is my fuzzy memory playing tricks on me, but I don’t seem to recall the actual name of the range? […]

Millets Farm Visit

Millets Farm Visit

We were lucky enough to be invited to test run Millets Farm’s Maze! So last Saturday we visited the best farm I’ve ever been in this country. We were greeted by Helen and Hallane in a blogger’s gazebo, (we were super late as I made […]