Baker & Spice – An Overpriced, Rude, Dysfunctional Eatarie…

Chicken Pie with Sweet Potato Salad

Belgravia is not an area I’m entirely familiar with in London, and whilst wandering down on a sunny lunch, came across Baker & Spice an intriguing quick and simple menu serving bright salads with the choice of a comforting main. Glancing at the take-away menu, I found it unusual for a lunch eaterie to charge… 

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Sticky Hoisin Chicken Drumsticks with Salad Close

Sticky Hoisin Chicken Drumsticks

After my experience with Amoy and Ching He Huang, I was recently contacted to take part in a blogger challenge which involves food bloggers trying to create a recipe using Amoy products. I’m one of those people who is always up for a challenge and decided to take it upon myself to invent something with… 

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Pork Loin Roast

David Kennedy at Vallum Farm, Newcastle

After a boozy evening at Peace & Loaf, it was Sunday and we dragged our hungover selves out of bed to get some fresh air in the marvelous countryside that surrounds Newcastle. Vallum Farm is a great place for getting away from the city with tea rooms, outdoor activities and a fresh food shop along… 

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Duck Breast and Crispy Leg

A Birthday to Remember at Peace & Loaf, Newcastle

Since I have friends scattered around the north-east, my birthday involved taking a trip up t’north. I once again visited Newcastle and decided to reserve a table at a restaurant I’d had great things about; Peace & Loaf. Peace & Loaf is the creative influence of non-other than Dave Coulson, finalist of 2010’s Masterchef: The… 

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Halloumi Meshwi (Grilled halloumi cheese with tomato, 
black olives & fresh mint)

Kenza – The Highs and Lows

My favourite month, July, has come and gone and for my birthday, I decided to take my colleagues to Kenza, a Moroccan restaurant hidden away, down a shaded alley within the confinements of Devonshire Square, situated near Liverpool Street station. The restaurant is underground, down a spiral staircase and makes you wonder where exactly you may… 

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