A sip or two of this citrus slushie will start your spring BBQ with a swing. A great twist on the classic gin & tonic, this drink is sharp and refreshing with more buzz than a bumblebee in a sunflower....Continue Reading ››
Tomatoes, full of flavour, form the base of this fresh, light, chilled Gazpacho. Each sip will cool, calm and nourish you...You know those days when it's oppressively hot and you just don't feel like eating much? To be honest, living in the UK, I'm not that familiar with them, but if there's a … Continue Reading ››
Sweet, succulent crayfish & creamy avocado, served on a bed of crisp, fresh lettuce with a light, zingy herb dressing...We're going a little bit retro today - but (as all the cool kids say), with a modern twist... Do you have a go-to … Continue Reading ››
A combination of chilli, honey, yoghurt and mint makes these lamb kebabs spicy, sweet and cool all in one mouthful. With only 10 minutes preparation time, they are the perfect dish for your next BBQ...I'm assuming that as you've clicked on this post, you're at least mildly into BBQ's. … Continue Reading ››
Well, by my reckoning we've got about one more month before the weather starts to turn and Autumn raises its red and golden head. So, while there's still time to sit outside without a jumper, why not invite over some friends, dust off that grill and make the most of … Continue Reading ››
Crisp toasts, topped with creamy goats cheese, sweet, soft figs and a delicate honey, orange and basil dressing...You know those meals that are are really special? The ones you spend hours preparing but it's totally worth it because they're such a treat? Well this isn't one of those. Continue Reading ››
You know those really hot, oppressive summer days when the air feels heavy and no matter what you do, you just can't get cool?
Doing anything feels like wading through water and that's just emphasised by the dampness of your clothing and brow...
What you need is my Strawberry and Peach Iced Tea - … Continue Reading ››
August has a lot of pressure on it in my book. I always consider it to be the heart of the British summer and the sultriest month of the year. So when it isn't, then that's summer ruined. August is the last chance for a heatwave - next stop, Autumn, … Continue Reading ››