Grom, Turin

Grom, Turin

Grom Turin (Various locations) Italy really is home to the best ice cream on earth. Turin though has a reputation for being quite cold and famed...
Diwali, Leicester 2018

Diwali, Leicester 2018

This introduction is one of the hardest that I’ve ever had to write. Over the past 24 hours a tragic accident involving Leicester City...
Beetroot Protein Brownies

Beetroot Protein Brownies – Joe Wicks Lean in 15 ‘The Shift Plan’

  Brownies? On a DIET? Yep, apparently that’s alright. Joe Wicks continues to impress me in my quest for fitness and a potential beach bod....
Alfajores

Argentine Caramel Biscuits ‘Alfajores’

Similar to shortbread in texture these cookies from Argentina come with a dulce de leche filling, a caramel spread that the Argentines are so...
Dinearama, Shoreditch

Dinearama, Shoreditch

After our ‘Amuse Bouche’ of wings and bao’s at Boxpark, we headed around the corner onto Great Eastern Street to a graffiti covered building...
Monkfish with Peas a la Francaise

Monkfish with Peas a la Francaise

In France, pigeon is traditionally accompanied by peas a la Francaise. Fish also goes well with this pea garnish so I have used monkfish,...
Chocolate Fondant

Chocolate Fondant

Chocolate Fondant seems to crop up in the same category as soufflés in terms of difficulty. In actual fact they are quite straightforward as...
Adams Restaurant Birmingham

Adam’s, Birmingham

The midlands is fast becoming a hotbed of Michelin star restaurants. One of the newest additions to the collection is Adam’s Restaurant based in...
Trofie Pasta with Genovese Pesto

Trofie Pasta and Genovese Pesto

This takes me back to my time in Liguria, Italy. In particular the city of Genoa, famous of course for it’s vibrant green pesto....
Monkfish with Prosciutto, Asparagus and Herb dressing

Monkfish with Prosciutto, Asparagus and Herb dressing

Monkfish is a great fish for roasting. Also any fear you have of finding bones in fish won’t matter as monkfish has no pin...
Joe Wicks 'My Mum's Special Lasagne'

Joe Wicks – My Mum’s Special Lasagne from Lean in 15 ‘Shift’

Lasagne, who doesn’t love it? This was one of my favourite foods growing up and it seems that Joe Wicks was no different. To...
Strawberry and Pistachio Eton Mess

Strawberry and Pistachio Eton Mess

This eton mess dessert ticks all the boxes, quick, easy and delicious. Strawberry and pistachio has to be one of my favourite flavour combinations....