Roasted Cod with Wild Garlic, Asparagus and Mushrooms

After a successful forage around Bradgate Park for those elusive Wild Garlic leaves, I had to come to a decision…

Bradgate Park, Leicestershire: Wild Garlic and Venison

Spring is here and the weather is going from freezing cold to warm and sunny. Perfect for a stroll around…

Home-Cured Chorizo with Scallops

The kind folks at Spicely Does It have sent me a real artisan’s treat. A sausage making machine complete with…

Dutch Pancakes @ The Southbank Christmas Market

Belvedere Road, Lambeth After the excitement of the huge Hyde Park Winter Wonderland we headed back towards the river to…

John’s House

139-141 Loughborough Rd, Mountsorrel We live in Leicestershire and love fine dining. The disadvantage of this is that if you…

Hub Hotel at Westminster Abbey

21 Tothill Street, Westminster A weekend in London normally means expensive accommodation, if you plan to stay in the centre…

Portobello Road, Notting Hill

It’s achieved fame through such films as Bedknobs and Broomsticks and Hugh Grant’s romance with Julia Roberts, Notting Hill is…

VQ Bloomsbury (Vingt-Quatre)

111A Great Russell Street, London 24-hour dining isn’t something we’re really accustomed to, I mean other than students, who fancies…

Taking on The Cronut @ Dominique Ansel Bakery, London

Outside Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York City lines form every morning down the street. The cause of this? A…

Borough Market

Borough Market 8 Southwark Street, London Yes it’s touristy, yes it gets crazily busy on a Saturday and yes it…

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland

There are Christmas markets and there are Christmas markets. This is the latter. A huge set-up of Bavarian beer houses…

Maître Choux, London

Maître Choux 15 Harrington Road, London Designer cake boutiques are scattered across the capital like confetti. There’s so many good…