Tag: honey

White Zombie (aka White Russian)

White Zombie (aka White Russian)

My White Zombie is the perfect cocktail for Halloween, complete with skewered bloodshot eyes and blood drips. Happy Halloween It’s the weekend before Halloween and I’m sure we aren’t the only people who have been celebrating prematurely. My idea of a Halloween treat is a…

Kale and Nectarine Pizza

Kale and Nectarine Pizza

You’d put grapes on your cheeseboard so why not nectarine on a pizza? Scroll down for my recipe for Kale and Nectarine Pizza!  I know, I know. If someone said the words “fruit pizza” to you it would probably conjure up imagines of dessert pizzas…

Glogg

Glogg

Hey folks! How are you? Take a seat, pour yourself a mug of something warm, and snuggle up as we talk about one of the hottest drinks this festive season. That’s right I’m talking about glogg. Talk of “hygge” has taken the UK by storm over…

Lavender and Honey Layer Cake

Lavender and Honey Layer Cake

I have become obsessed with the humble bumble bee. I love everything about them, from their fuzzy roundness, their black and yellow stripy backs, to the way they bob through the air as if bouncing from flower to flower. They are adorable. Where there are flowers, there…

Persian Love Bundt

Persian Love Bundt

Based on two variations on Persian Love Cake, this Persian Love Bundt cake is the perfect sweet treat to serve up on Valentines Day.  A tale of two loves Persian Love Cake is all over the internet (Pinterest in particular…) but for such a famous cake…

Fig and Prosciutto Sandwiches with Whipped Cheese and Honey

Fig and Prosciutto Sandwiches with Whipped Cheese and Honey

Fig and Prosciutto are a match made in heaven. The sweet flesh of the fruit with the salty ham and sharp cheese are balanced by a drizzle of honey making this one tasty lunch! Fig season is well and truly here – and it is…

[Chinese New Year] Hot and Sour Aubergines with Caramelised Chilli Peanuts

[Chinese New Year] Hot and Sour Aubergines with Caramelised Chilli Peanuts

Chinese New Year is almost here! This year the festival falls on Friday 31st January. Unfortunately for us we will be on holiday and therefore will be missing the extravagant celebration I had planned in China Town. On the plus side however we will be…

Wholemeal Breakfast Muffins

Wholemeal Breakfast Muffins

Ideas for my first real blog post tossed back and forth through my mind. Should it be a recipe, a restaurant review, or perhaps a post about my new home? To make things worse the blog is still in need of a lot of updating…

Lavender and Honey Cupcakes

Lavender and Honey Cupcakes

I am one lucky girl. Now I don’t want to sound like I’m bragging, but I have so much to be grateful for and today I’m going to share them with you. Last weekend my parents threw me a party to celebrate getting a distinction…

[BBQ Recipe] Honey and Mustard Glazed Chicken

[BBQ Recipe] Honey and Mustard Glazed Chicken

Honey and Mustard Glazed Chicken on the BBQ The English summer weather is unpredictable to say the least. As I’m writing this, we’ve have torrential rain, glorious sunshine, and a lot of cloud cover over the space of just 7 days. It’s no surprise that…