I remember being a kid and being excited about eating all sorts of stuff. Moon munch, a half pint of prawns at the Ha'penny pier, giggly chops, a Sunday morning choc dip infront of kids TV in a narrowly described bribe to not disturb the parents' lay in. Common culinary occurrences maybe but still genuine anticipatory mouth waterers. What was less … Continue reading Hot Cross Bun Day!!!!!!!!!!!
In a fine example of why I often despair of this wonderful world, a young person was injured in school not a million miles from my homestead recently. I wish him a speedy recovery, it's not nice to laugh at people when they are hurt. Even if said hurt comes from an expertly hurled flapjack. … Continue reading Death By flapjack?
Should you find yourself on the jolly old endless concrete run of boring doom that is the A12, round about Woodbridge, you will find yourself going past the Farm Cafe & Food Market at Marlesford. And if you do find yourself here on the endless concrete run of boring doom that is the A12 round … Continue reading A Little Plug- The Farm Cafe at Marlesford
Location: Balkerne Walk, CO1 1PA- just off the top of North Hill in Colchester town centre. Really comfortable inside, basement level dining with gorgeous table settings and décor. Close to parking and public transport. Food: Generally very good, huge selection, great meat and seafood dishes. Good wine list, try the Fiano! Ambience: Lovely, friendly staff, a lively and comfortable Friday night … Continue reading Ristorante Favoloso
Although spring finally seems to be at least half considering springing, there is still a definite chill in the air in these parts and it's really not time to be breaking out the salad dinners just yet. A big fat chicken and some chunky roast vegetables were still order of the day, or more accurately … Continue reading Something new- Beetroot Greens