Burn the Mince Pies!

Burn the Mince Pies!

Over-indulging over Christmas has led to the inevitable love handles and general doughy appearance of my torso. Much of the exercise from the autumn has been successfully undone, and now it is time to address this issue with much haste. Tonight was out first night...
Love Devon – Love Umbria

Love Devon – Love Umbria

Love Devon - Love Umbria A short stay in Italy's green heartland had me feeling at home in no time. Published in Devon Life, 2016 It is a terrible cliché, but it’s true. Absence makes the heart grow fonder. All too frequently we take things for granted. Those things...
Lemon & Cardamom Drizzle Cake

Lemon & Cardamom Drizzle Cake

Lemon Drizzle Cake isn’t exactly boring. The sour citrus zing and sweet sponge team up perfectly with a cuppa to lift up any dreary afternoon. This recipe, however, seeks to add an extra element of aromatics to the mix. Cardamom is one of my favourite spices,...
Pulled Barbecue Chicken

Pulled Barbecue Chicken

It seems every high street bar and burger joint is offering Pulled Pork or Chicken on their menu. The last 3 years has seen a meteoric rise in interest in the slow-cooked delight, from topped quarter pounders, to stuffed tortilla wraps, and filled brioche buns. So why...