Phil Howard Chicken Wings

Glazed and Stuffed Chicken Wings, Macaroni, Fondue of Leeks and Chanterelles with Vacherin...

The addiction continues - my usage of The Square cookbook is reaching the kind of levels I should really seek medical help for, but...
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...
Just So Italian, Market Harborough

Just So Italian, Market Harborough

When I plan meals for the week ahead, I often go by cuisine. It’s a sure fire way to save money by...
Aperol Sling

Aperol Sling Cocktail – Singapore Sling Inspired

Singapore Sling is an amazing cocktail - I was even lucky enough to try the real thing at it's place of origin, Raffles Hotel,...
Fillet Beef with Cassis, Duchess potatoes and Cauliflower puree

Fillet of Beef with Cassis, Duchess potatoes and Cauliflower puree

Blackcurrant with beef? Sounds a little odd I grant you, but trust me, it does work. Duchess potatoes are going a bit old school...
Com Tam Ba Tam, Ho Chi Minh

Com Tam Ba Tam

On the same road as Bun Thit Nuong, more or less three stalls away, is a place serving a popular Vietnamese breakfast....
Smoky-Pork-Basque-style-Pincho’s-with-Red-Onion-Marmalade

Smoky Pork Basque style Pincho’s with Red Onion Marmalade

Pincho’s are native to the Basque region of Spain. Throughout the region bars serve these mini-delights usually on sticks or on pieces of toasted...
Hong Kong Fish Balls at Home

Hong Kong Fish Balls at Home

If you’re a regular viewer of these pages you may have come across a post about how to get the best fish balls in...

Pho, Leicester

I cast my mind back to the opening of Pho in Leicester. A queue stretched as far back as the high street from Shires...
The Maharaja's Retreat Nottingham

The Maharaja’s Retreat, Nottingham

The Calcutta Club is a restaurant in Nottingham that has been on our radar for a while now. Due to the insane...
Yee Kwan Sticky Toffee Pudding Chocolate Miso Ice Cream

Sticky Toffee Pudding with Chocolate Miso Ice Cream Recipe

There is something about sweet and salty desserts that is just heavenly. The Yee Kwan ice cream range includes some sublime flavours...
Sweet Potato Agnolotti

Cooking with Keller

This week a very special piece of culinary literature landed on the porch mat. The French Laundry cookbook has been out a few years...