It's nice, as we descend into the season of falling leaves and escalating rows about the central heating settings, to be able to say that I have really enjoyed my garden these past few weeks. In the real sense of just being out there and having s good time. In the earlier half of the … Continue reading Grow Your Own! The Wind Down.
There's more to life than food. There is also beer. This week we are taking 20 Questions to Landlady Sheena of The Victoria Inn, Colchester: A self proclaimed Proper Pub and multi award winning type house of drinks. They throw a mean BBQ once in a while too, and don't mention the annual fireworks extravaganza........... … Continue reading 20 Questions with The Victoria Inn!
This week we're talking to Paul, the mind behind the mighty Two Brews- a wee indie store in Colchester selling the craftiest beers and coffees that your money can buy. I cannot say enough good things about this shop, so just take my word for it and check out the links at the end. 1: … Continue reading 20 Questions With Two Brews!
I assure you that I am not your irritating facebook friend constantly posting about how many weeks/Saturdays/nanoseconds are left to pass until we can crack open our advent calendars. However, there are certain activities of yuletide prep which really need to begin in this the final quarter of the year and if you've got a … Continue reading The X(mas) Files: Grow Your Own Christmas Spirit!
Yup, it's time to take five minutes to appreciate the culinary musings of the Older Male Sibling: food flogger, Pomme D'Or alumni and champion crispsndips hogger since 1977. He ain't heavy. 1: Describe what you do without being boring? I work for a company who make all sorts of lovely food for the big retailers. … Continue reading 20 Questions with the OMS
This week we share our deep and meaningful quick fire questions with Tom Russell, who runs kitchens from afar as well as getting knee deep in the action and is partially to blame for my many boring tweets and Instas about my favourite home town pub in Brightlingsea. 1: Describe what you do without being … Continue reading 20 Questions with Chef Tom!
Some time ago I was the subject of some unduly harsh criticism of my general ranking as a Significant Other after Instagramming evidence that I was about to serve the Mr a weight watchers esque fake pizza for dinner. A weight watchers esque fake pizza with mange tout on it. I will defend myself as … Continue reading The Skinny Thing: Pizza Tortillas