Eat well - travel often

Month: April 2014

National Butchers Week

National Butchers Week

For National Butchers Week I was asked to cook a piece of meat from G Gibson, Butchers in Charter Place in Watford, Hertfordshire. I have had their meat before and it is fantastic quality and taste. With so many High Street butchers closing down in […]

My Little Easter Helper

My Little Easter Helper

I am very fond of home made soup and usually make some on Sunday for work lunches during the week. This Easter I went to stay with my daughter, son-in-law and the two boys. Mr R was supposed to come with me but a last […]

Easter Cocktails from Aldi

Easter Cocktails from Aldi

I do like a glass of rum (or two!!) especially when I am on holiday but here is an excuse to drink some at home.  Aldi sent me a lovely hamper full of drinks and chocolate (well, it is Easter after all!) and some recipes […]

Eat, Drink and be MerryDown (Cider)

Eat, Drink and be MerryDown (Cider)

I was invited to attend the celebrated cooking school Foodat52 for an evening of MerryDown cider and cooking by the Celebrity Master Chef winner Ade Edmonson.  Ade is also well known for his television career with The Young Ones and Bottom – neither of them […]