Tag: carrots

Fruit Picking at Cattows Farm
After the success of our first time strawberry picking at Cattows Farm, we went back for more. Only this time, we were on the hunt for the newly ripened raspberries and blackcurrants. The strawberry fields had literally been obliterated. Many locals had come down to grab theirs and turn...

Kitchen W8

Kitchen W8, London
Where in London can you get a three course lunch for £28 with a Michelin Star? The answer is this place, Kitchen W8. I’m a big fan of Phil Howard (previously of The Square, now Elystan Street) who part-owns Kitchen W8. Looking through the menu, you can see glimpses...
Pierre Koffmann Halibut
Trying to stay healthy while craving rich French food isn’t easy. Especially when my book shelves are groaning with countless recipes designed to disrupt my diet. One such book that I didn’t expect to find anything particularly for the health conscious in was Pierre Koffmann’s ‘Classic Koffmann’ - a...
Foie Gras, Roasted Carrots and Scallops with a sweet wine butter sauce
I saw this dish in its original form in Pierre Koffmann’s book from his days at La Tante Claire, a famous three Michelin star restaurant in Chelsea. I decided to try imparting a roasted flavour into the dish as it all sounded a bit sweet. Koffmann uses Sauternes in...