Onggi Leicester

ONGGI Korean Cuisine, Leicester

  Ever since our Korean barbecue experience in Hong Kong we have been actively searching out the best Korean restaurants in our local area. One...
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....
Croque Monsieur

Croque Monsieur

I used to get these from an Algerian bakery of all places in Paris, but they were the best Croque Monsieurs I have ever...
Mercato Orientale, Genoa

Mercato Orientale, Genoa

The Mercato Orientale or Oriental Market to you and I is Genoa’s premier fresh food market located right in the heart of the city....
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....
Yee Kwan Matcha Green Tea Japanese Melon Bread

Japanese Melon Bread with Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream Recipe

A speciality at street food stalls in Osaka, Japan. These melon breads come with a generous filling of matcha green tea ice...
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...
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...
Silom soi 20

Silom Soi 20 Market

We had just come off 24 hours of virtually no sleep flying from Dubai to Bangkok at 3am local time. So the prospect of...
Dosa World Brick Lane

Dosa World – Brick Lane

If you are ravenous and in the mood for authentic curry then Brick Lane can be both a blessing and a curse. The sheer...
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...
Dark Sugars Brick Lane

Brick Lane Sunday Market

Brick Lane is notorious for superlative Indian cuisine. However, all is not quite as it seems. Head a little further up this famous East...