Category Archives: Fish and Seafood

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: Quick Cajun Shrimp Fajitas

Fajitas are a great way to eat a super fast and super healthy meal. This fusion version takes a Mexican classic and adds some creole, South American spice, served with cooling sour cream, tasty tomato salsa & chunky avocado as

Recipe: Quick Cajun Shrimp Fajitas

Fajitas are a great way to eat a super fast and super healthy meal. This fusion version takes a Mexican classic and adds some creole, South American spice, served with cooling sour cream, tasty tomato salsa & chunky avocado as

Restaurant Review: Fish Bait, Didsbury

This “chippy” review is coming from someone who doesn’t actually like our national dish all that much. I found this little gem following my mothers request to try some “proper northern fish and chips” when she last visited me in

Restaurant Review: Fish Bait, Didsbury

This “chippy” review is coming from someone who doesn’t actually like our national dish all that much. I found this little gem following my mothers request to try some “proper northern fish and chips” when she last visited me in

Flashback Restaurant Review: Maze, London

A flashback to my lovely 21st birthday meal, 2 years ago, at Maze, Gordon Ramsay in London. I hope to return there soon!… It was my 21st birthday yesterday, so my mum and I went for a little trip to

Flashback Restaurant Review: Maze, London

A flashback to my lovely 21st birthday meal, 2 years ago, at Maze, Gordon Ramsay in London. I hope to return there soon!… It was my 21st birthday yesterday, so my mum and I went for a little trip to

Restaurant Review: Da Agnese, Lake Albano

Not only does Ristorante Da Agnese have a superb view over Lake Albano and the encircling hillsides, it is also surrounded by towns famous for their top-quality produce: buffalo mozzarella from Circeo, porchetta from Ariccia and local prosciutto and salumi

Restaurant Review: Da Agnese, Lake Albano

Not only does Ristorante Da Agnese have a superb view over Lake Albano and the encircling hillsides, it is also surrounded by towns famous for their top-quality produce: buffalo mozzarella from Circeo, porchetta from Ariccia and local prosciutto and salumi

Restaurant Review: Roscioli, Rome

Roscioli is a salumeria-cum bakery-cum cheese shop-cum deli-cum restaurant that excels in every category (much like that overachieving student from your high school class). But excellence come at a price. Both the restaurant and the bakery sit unassumingly along a

Restaurant Review: Roscioli, Rome

Roscioli is a salumeria-cum bakery-cum cheese shop-cum deli-cum restaurant that excels in every category (much like that overachieving student from your high school class). But excellence come at a price. Both the restaurant and the bakery sit unassumingly along a

Restaurant Review: Carlo Menta, Rome

I won’t boast the Carlo Menta serves the best food about town, but the atmosphere is always lively, service is fast, prices are extremely economical and its ideally located for a night out. Thats not to say that the food is

Restaurant Review: Carlo Menta, Rome

I won’t boast the Carlo Menta serves the best food about town, but the atmosphere is always lively, service is fast, prices are extremely economical and its ideally located for a night out. Thats not to say that the food is

Restaurant Review: Alle Fratte di Trastevere, Rome

Trastevere is a hub for great food, from pizza joints, bakeries and a fair few family-run trattorias. Alle Fratte di Trastevere is, in my opinion, one of the best in this vibrant bubble in Rome. Here, you can find true Roman cuisine, as

Restaurant Review: Alle Fratte di Trastevere, Rome

Trastevere is a hub for great food, from pizza joints, bakeries and a fair few family-run trattorias. Alle Fratte di Trastevere is, in my opinion, one of the best in this vibrant bubble in Rome. Here, you can find true Roman cuisine, as

Cafe Review: Carre Bleu, Nice

After a day at the beach in Cagnes sur Mer, I often head to Carré Bleu for dinner. The food is exquisite and the view of the sun setting over the sea, unbeatable. Carré Bleu reaps the benefits of being on the seafront, serving a

Cafe Review: Carre Bleu, Nice

After a day at the beach in Cagnes sur Mer, I often head to Carré Bleu for dinner. The food is exquisite and the view of the sun setting over the sea, unbeatable. Carré Bleu reaps the benefits of being on the seafront, serving a

Wine-ing and Dine-ing at Château de Flaugergues, Montpellier

When my lovely mother visited me in Montpellier, we went to Chateau de Flaugergues; just a short bus ride out of the centre of Montpellier (or at least if would have been a short bus ride had we not overshot the stop

Wine-ing and Dine-ing at Château de Flaugergues, Montpellier

When my lovely mother visited me in Montpellier, we went to Chateau de Flaugergues; just a short bus ride out of the centre of Montpellier (or at least if would have been a short bus ride had we not overshot the stop