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Flavoured kombucha: how to add flavours to your second ferment

Flavoured kombucha: how to add flavours to your second ferment

One of my favourite bits about brewing kombucha is being able to flavour it exactly to my liking. Below you’ll find a non-exhaustive list of ideas to flavour your next batch. How to flavour kombucha There are three ways you can change the flavour of 

Mexican Street Corn

Mexican Street Corn

You don’t need to hop on a plane to enjoy the flavours of Mexico – get my recipe for Mexican Street Corn on the Cob below. Green, white and red I’ve waxed lyrical before on this blog about how much I love sweetcorn. It’s one 

Huevos Rancheros (Spicy Mexican Eggs)

Huevos Rancheros (Spicy Mexican Eggs)

Huevos Rancheros is one of my favourite brunch dishes. It has all the classic components (like eggs, carbs and avocado) but with tonnes more colour and flavour than most. Get the recipe below. Spicy Mexican Eggs Before we go any further, I’ve got a confession 

Vegan Potato and Chorizo Tacos

Vegan Potato and Chorizo Tacos

Even the most hardcore meat eaters won’t be able to tell that these Potato and Chorizo Tacos are entirely plant based! Get the recipe below. Mexican street food One of the highlights of #Veganuary 2019 was definitely my visit to The Spread Eagle, Hackney, London. 

Snowflake Cocktail (Prosecco Snowball)

Snowflake Cocktail (Prosecco Snowball)

I’ve given the classic Snowball cocktail a modern makeover. Swap your lemonade for prosecco and treat yourself to a Snowflake cocktail! Meet the “Snowflake” We’ve all got fond memories of the retro cocktail, a snowball. Made with advocaat, lime cordial and lemonade its a wonderful 

Ghoulish Coconut and Lime Slime Cake

Ghoulish Coconut and Lime Slime Cake

Serve up a treat this Halloween with my recipe for this Ghoulish Coconut and Lime Slime Cake. A real horror story The last time I baked this cake, things really didn’t go to plan. For a start…I forgot the limes. And you can’t really make 

Mexican Slaw

Mexican Slaw

This avocado and sour cream laden vegetable ‘slaw is the perfect addition to fajitas, enchiladas and tacos! Cool off The weather this summer has been insane. In the UK we are usually lucky if we get a week or two of sunshine with temperatures in 

Fiery Roasted Corn Salsa

Fiery Roasted Corn Salsa

This roasted corn salsa really packs a punch. It’s not for the fainthearted but will make a fantastic addition to your Mexican meal.  Last week I posted a recipe for a Cool Mango Salsa. Ever since Jon has lost his tolerance for spice I’ve been 

Cool Mango Salsa

Cool Mango Salsa

This Cool Mango Salsa is the perfect accompaniment to fish tacos, pulled pork and even beef barbacoa. It’s essential for every Mexican meal! Soothing sides It’s funny how your tastes change as you get older. When Jon and I first met I hadn’t really ventured 

Cornish Shipwreck Cider Cocktail

Cornish Shipwreck Cider Cocktail

With apple season in full swing, this Cornish Shipwreck Cider Cocktail is the perfect drink for autumn. Based on the classic Dark and Stormy cocktail its a real crowd pleaser! A twist on a classic The Dark and Stormy cocktail is a true classic. On cocktail menus all over