Tag: America

Times Square, New York

Times Square, New York
If anything encapsulates the ‘city that never sleeps’ mantra of New York City, it’s the heartbeat of the city - Times Square. Famous for New Years celebrations, street performers and history as a no-go zone in the city, it’s simply somewhere that you have to visit. “Hey! Yo! Big...
Nottingham Open Round One
Today, the sun is out and so are the top players. Centre Court is open to the paying public and a stacked card features top draws Liam Broady in the mens and world number 20 Naomi Osaka opening up for the ladies. The journey down the M1 was nothing...
Philly Cheese Steak Joe Wicks
Who doesn’t love cheese? Who doesn’t love steak? All this is possible when i’m supposed to be on a diet. Well, whatever you say captain! Joe Wicks’ books really aim to let you enjoy the kind of food you are familiar with yet adapted in a way that is...
Dominique Ansel Bakery, London
Outside Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York City lines form every morning down the street. The cause of this? A fusion of French and American patisserie known as a Cronut - Croissant dough shaped into a doughnut ring, fried and filled with ever changing flavoured creams according to the...
Red's True Barbecue, Nottingham
Red’s True Barbecue, Nottingham 11 Queen Street, Nottingham Where do you go to find good barbecue in the East Midlands? I had been trawling through reviews and menu’s of so many places before winding up at a place many regard as one of the best. Red’s True Barbecue have locations scattered...
The French Laundry - Ile Flottante
Desserts on this site are becoming increasingly popular so keen to keep the ball rolling heres another one. The French Laundry is like a boomerang, the moment I put it back on the shelf it invariably ends up back in my hand. I became tempted by a dessert that,...
Sweet Potato Agnolotti
This week a very special piece of culinary literature landed on the porch mat. The French Laundry cookbook has been out a few years now but has thus far remained on the 'oh I'll get it some other time' list. Christ knows why as flicking through the book produced...