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 

Leftover Mincemeat and Panettone Bread and Butter Pudding

Leftover Mincemeat and Panettone Bread and Butter Pudding

This is the ultimate Christmas leftovers recipe – stale panettone and jars of mincemeat come together for a festive bread and butter pudding like no other. Christmas leftovers Imagine the most rich and luxurious bread and butter pudding recipe – and then add all your 

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak

Bubble and Squeak is a classic British brunch recipe and fod good reason. Find out how to make it with your Christmas leftovers below. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to those visiting the blog over the Christmas period. I thought I might see some of 

[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 

Tea Smoked Duck with Rice Noodle Salad and a lesson in Mandarin

Tea Smoked Duck with Rice Noodle Salad and a lesson in Mandarin

新年快樂! Xīn Nián Kuài Lè! (Happy New Year!) Ok, so it’s not quite Chinese New Year yet (the festival starts on 10th Feb this year) but I get excited about these things. Not least because I am obsessed with all things Chinese! I thought it’d be 

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Sesame Chicken and Green Beans with Egg Fried Rice

Celebrate Chinese New Year with Sesame Chicken and Green Beans with Egg Fried Rice

Happy Chinese New Year!…Still! only another 14 days of celebrating to go! I’m afraid this will be the last Chinese themed post from me in a while so I’m sharing one of my favourites Sesame Chicken and Green Beans with Egg Fried Rice. I am 

Spring Rolls and Prawn Won Tons – Perfect for Chinese New Year!

Spring Rolls and Prawn Won Tons – Perfect for Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year! For those of you who don’t follow me on twitter, instagram or facebook, for the last few days I have been pottering about in the kitchen preparing for our Chinese feast! If you too want to celebrate but think it’s too late, think again!