Oysters at Hix Oyster & Chop House

Aw Shucks The Best Dressed Irish Oyster 2017

Whether you love or hate them, is there any food more Valentine’s than oysters? Oysters have a reputation as aphrodisiacs – Casanova used to eat 50 a day – rather excessive but what can you expect from a casanova? Scientific research actually supports the claim with a respected study showing that oyster consumption triggers the release of increased […]

Lisa Faulkner and her Upside Down Pineapple Pudding

Spring Feasting With Celebrity MasterChef Winner Lisa Faulkner

I was recently invited by Currys and Hotpoint to an exclusive Spring Feast dinner, cooked and hosted by Lisa Faulkner, actress, TV chef, cookbook author and winner of Celebrity MasterChef. Lovely Lisa prepared a simple but scrumptious two-course meal (no fried heads were on the menu – Spooks fans will know what I’m talking about). We were in […]

Kothu Kothu

Wonderlusting Eats At The TravelSupermarket International Street Food Challenge

I love food. I love travel. I love travelling for food. I love fooding when I travel. You get the idea. I recently headed over to the inaugural TravelSupermarket International Street Food Challenge to discover six street food stalls battling it out for our vote of the best street food dish.

Semlor at Scandinavian Kitchen

Easter Eats ~ Semla at Scandinavian Kitchen

Scandinavian Kitchen is a cheery little enclave of Scandinavian cuisine just off Oxford Street. Easter there means one thing…..semlor. Feast your eyes on these buns: Semlor are a Scandinavian delicacy – a cardamom flavoured cream bun stuffed with marzipan. In a similar way to Christmas pudding, semlor are seasonal and only eaten during the period up to […]