Category Archives: Cuisine

Recipe: Lemon and Elderflower Drizzle Cake

This loaf cake recipe is one of the best I have come across. It’s so easy to throw together, strikes a wonderful balance between the density of a traditional pound cake and the softness of a light crumb, and it’s

Recipe: Lemon and Elderflower Drizzle Cake

This loaf cake recipe is one of the best I have come across. It’s so easy to throw together, strikes a wonderful balance between the density of a traditional pound cake and the softness of a light crumb, and it’s

Rome for the Summer—A Guide to What, Where and When to Eat

When I moved to Rome for 6 months of university study last year, I had one thing on my mind, and one thing only. Food. Sure, spending my time engulfed in Italian grammar books, or attempting to infiltrate the university’s

Rome for the Summer—A Guide to What, Where and When to Eat

When I moved to Rome for 6 months of university study last year, I had one thing on my mind, and one thing only. Food. Sure, spending my time engulfed in Italian grammar books, or attempting to infiltrate the university’s

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

I am beaming with pride this morning at the mastery with which I turned a couple of zip lock bags and a half broken piping bag into a duo-colour dream. Ye of little faith as ever, my mother forecast cupcake

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Cupcakes

I am beaming with pride this morning at the mastery with which I turned a couple of zip lock bags and a half broken piping bag into a duo-colour dream. Ye of little faith as ever, my mother forecast cupcake

Recipe: Berry-Honey Compote

Now that summer is in full swing (at least for those of you living in a hotter part of the world) it’s time to embrace the blossoming berries that arrive in abundance at this time of year. This compote recipe

Recipe: Berry-Honey Compote

Now that summer is in full swing (at least for those of you living in a hotter part of the world) it’s time to embrace the blossoming berries that arrive in abundance at this time of year. This compote recipe

Recipes: Asian-Style Tuna

I’m not a huge fan of burgers, mostly because I find them so difficult to eat without the patty edging its way out the back of the bun and all of the juices running down my arm. However, I absolutely

Recipes: Asian-Style Tuna

I’m not a huge fan of burgers, mostly because I find them so difficult to eat without the patty edging its way out the back of the bun and all of the juices running down my arm. However, I absolutely

Recipe: Oatmeal-Applesauce Pancakes

Start your day with a delicious health kick. All of the indulgence with none of the guilt. Transform your morning bowl of porridge into this tempting stack of pancakes-all you need to do is whizz up your oats in the

Recipe: Oatmeal-Applesauce Pancakes

Start your day with a delicious health kick. All of the indulgence with none of the guilt. Transform your morning bowl of porridge into this tempting stack of pancakes-all you need to do is whizz up your oats in the

Deli Review: Middle Eastern Street Food in Manchester: Kukoo’s made by Zouk

Kukoo’s do fast food without the health warning, serving fresh soups, hot wraps, street food snacks, their tasty house biryani and a spread of colourful salads. But these are no ordinary salads. These are Kukoo’s Indian-, Moroccan- and Lebanese, Pakistani-inspired

Deli Review: Middle Eastern Street Food in Manchester: Kukoo’s made by Zouk

Kukoo’s do fast food without the health warning, serving fresh soups, hot wraps, street food snacks, their tasty house biryani and a spread of colourful salads. But these are no ordinary salads. These are Kukoo’s Indian-, Moroccan- and Lebanese, Pakistani-inspired