Eat well - travel often

Month: September 2011

Total Greek Yoghurt

Total Greek Yoghurt

I was luck enough to be invited to a Total Greek Yoghurt ‘I Love My Lunchbox’ event recently and got some generous samples to take home and try.  Following on from that event Total Greek Yoghurt sent me a selection of their duo pots (plain […]

Grandma’s Banana Bread

Grandma’s Banana Bread

When I was growing up my mother would use up the old, wrinkly bananas to make her mother’s recipe for Banana Bread.  Over the years this became one of my favourite recipes and still reminds me of my childhood and because it is super easy […]

The Village Fete

The Village Fete

Nothing says summer like a village fete.  Cricket can be played on the green with village residents sitting around enjoying this very English sport. The village fete is one of those quintessential English occasions where everyone joins in the spirit of the day.  I was […]

Fish Tasting at Zilli Fish

Fish Tasting at Zilli Fish

I took advantage of a special offer to try the fish surprise tasting menu at Zilli Fish in Brewer Street,London W1. The offer was for two people, a four course fish tasting menu with a glass of wine each at the special price of £17 […]

Lemon Posset with My Secret Kitchen Mango Mojito Dessert Sauce

Lemon Posset with My Secret Kitchen Mango Mojito Dessert Sauce

In medieval times a posset was a British hot drink of milk which was curdled with wine or ale and usually consumed to help the digestion or to promote sleep.  It was also use to cure minor illnesses such as the common cold.  Even in […]