FRAGRANT RICE WITH SAUSAGE, EGG AND CRISPY ONIONS This is an easy beginners recipe and ideal for student food. It is a one pot meal to satisfy even the hungriest of students, or anyone else for that matter. The quantities given will feed about eight hungry people, but can be scaled down quite easily. Follow […]

I’ve never liked booking restaurants weeks ahead, and appreciate good food in informal surroundings. Recently we were looking for somewhere dog friendly to go and drink a glass of bubbly to celebrate our elder son’s last day at college. We plumped for The Fox and Grapes; nestled in a corner of Wimbledon Common, on the […]

Red Velvet Cupcakes

We made these for a vintage tea party recently. All the mini cakes and tiny sandwiches were greeted with enthusiasm, as was the tea served from old fashioned fine china teapots. However the stars of the show were undoubtedly these lovely little cakes. This is a fun recipe to try and don’t be afraid of […]

BUTTERNUT SQUASH & SUGAR SNAP PEA THAI RED CURRY Here is a fabulously tasty and very easy pot of deliciousness to share with a group of ¬†friends. This quantity will serve eight and can be eaten in a bowl on it’s own, as a side dish or with some steamed rice. This is a vibrant, […]