Why I love cold brew tea

Why I love cold brew tea

“We interrupt this broadcast to bring you a public service announcement” Just days a go I had my blog schedule for January 2015 all planned out, but seriously this cold brew tea ‘thing’ is just so good I had to write about it! Those of 

Juniper Berry and Champagne Cocktail

Juniper Berry and Champagne Cocktail

This Juniper Berry and Champagne Cocktail is ideal for ringing in the New Year! Get the recipe below. Counting down ’til midnight It is just 27 hours until the New Year arrives in London, UK but the islands of Kiribati and Samoa will be the 

Limoncello Gin Cocktail

Limoncello Gin Cocktail

Short holidays and long drinks I always struggle to deal with just how quickly the Christmas season passes. Just as I break up from work and feel ready to start celebrating it seems that the holiday is already over. Does anyone else feel like all 

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Why spend a fortune on Starbucks when you can make Pumpkin Spice Lattes at home? Scroll down for the recipe! Keeping warm Did you feel it today? The cold wind has blown in along with some crumpled brown leaves and we are on our way 

Cranberry Infused Gin with grapefruit and star anise

Cranberry Infused Gin with grapefruit and star anise

This recipe was originally posted in 2013. Two years on this Cranberry Infused Gin still a firm favourite during the festive period.  Christmas Preparations Two weeks ago Christmas descended upon Windsor Court. On the Sunday Jon and I took a drive through the countryside to buy our 

Fruit Ice Cubes

Fruit Ice Cubes

This is an emergency broadcast: It is H–O–T! Tonight I was going to share with you fun things like how my first full week at work went, or how Mr KG and I may have a flat in London (EEK! More on that soon…) and 

Breakfast Smoothie with rolled oats, raspberry and banana

Breakfast Smoothie with rolled oats, raspberry and banana

This fruit filled breakfast smoothie is made with fresh orange, raspberry and banana then blitzed with rolled oats for extra fibre. Green smoothies have their place but I much prefer the bright pink kind. I first posted this recipe on the blog back in 2013. I’d 

Pumpkin Cake Pops

Pumpkin Cake Pops

It’s nearly Halloween! The only time of year where I can dress up as a Goth again and not feel guilty! For those of you who don’t know, I used to dress rather “alternative” – I still listen to rock and heavy metal, in fact 

Everyday Vegetable Juice (Carrot, Celery and Orange Juice)

Everyday Vegetable Juice (Carrot, Celery and Orange Juice)

Seeing as this is a cookery blog, you may not be expecting to see a drink made out of raw vegetables, but hey, there is a first time for everything! One of the biggest things I miss already about Nottingham, is the juice bar I 

Lemon and Amaretti Cheesecake

Lemon and Amaretti Cheesecake

This is the second of my party food posts from the weekend! First I posted a yummy Tenderstem Broccoli and Sundreid Tomato Quiche which formed part of our buffet dinner. Today I’m sharing one of the puddings, my lemon and amaretti cheesecake! Lemon cheesecakes are