Category: food & drink

olive oil

The Olive Oil Buyer’s Guide*

Olive oil is most popular in Mediterranean cooking – Spanish, Greek and Italian dishes are amongst my favourites (as well as being my favourite countries to visit!) – and everything from paella to pasta...

Sutlers steak

Sutlers Bar & Kitchen, York review

We spent this New Year’s in the lovely city of York. I was in charge of the travel plans and itinerary which included choosing a place for dinner. Being me, I left this until...

Branston Pickle

Top 5 sandwich fillings

Now that M&S have stopped putting mayonnaise on their sandwiches (really though, who’s stupid idea was this?!), I’m much more inclined to take my own packed lunch to work…I mean, you know, when I...

Yutaka ingredients

Yutaka Katsu Curry recipe*

Everyone’s favourite Wagamama’s meal is katsu curry and I’m ashamed to say that I’ve never even tried it! That’s why I was really pleased to receive some ingredients from Yutaka with everything I needed...

how to cook the perfect steak

Guide to cooking the perfect steak*

One of my favourite foods is steak – I love a thick cut (preferably fillet, rump or sirloin – yum!) cooked rare (or even blue) and teamed with chunky chips or sweet potato fries...

Bourtzi

Best places to eat in Skiathos

I love Greek food in general and we ate in some really nice places when we went to Skiathos. Popular dishes on this Greek island include moussaka (of course) and gyros which are kebabs...