David Kennedy at Vallum Farm, Newcastle…

Pork Loin Roast

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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Bintang – Pan-Asian in the Heart of Camden

When I know I have friends or family visiting London, the first thing I plan is where we should eat. Depending on the circumstances, this can be a challenging task including dietary requirements, food preferences as well as balancing cost and location. I recently had the challenge of finding a reasonably priced, halal restaurant that… 

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Making Ice Cream with Häagen-Dazs & Natalie Coleman

Myself and ice cream are a dangerous combination. I’m one of those people who can watch a film with an ice cream tub and before you know it, the ice cream has miraculously disappeared. Häagen-Dazs is at the top of my list when I want one of those evenings. The lovely people at Häagen-Dazs invited… 

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Pilpel Falafel

Pilpel – Tasty Falafel at Old Spitalfields Market

I seem to be having a moment with falafel, whenever I’m around street food I seem to be opting for the deep-fried chickpea treat. Maybe it’s the summer sun, but I just can’t help myself. Pilpel is located in Old Spitalfields Market and on a lunchtime, seems incredibly popular with the local business workers, with… 

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Lemon Chicken in a White Wine Sauce

Another great recipe for summer and this time I decided to make lemon chicken in a white wine sauce, adapted from a recipe written and created by Martha Stewart. Chicken in summer, is always a great option as it is versatile and a leaner meat, making it perfect for those worried about their summer waistline. I… 

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