Category Archives: Soup

Café Review: The Retreat, Grassington

A few weeks ago, my mum and I went to visit my aunt and uncle in the rolling countryside of the Yorkshire Dales. They are great lovers of rambling, but, while I appreciate the fresh air and beautiful views, I

Café Review: The Retreat, Grassington

A few weeks ago, my mum and I went to visit my aunt and uncle in the rolling countryside of the Yorkshire Dales. They are great lovers of rambling, but, while I appreciate the fresh air and beautiful views, I

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

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

Restaurant Review: Hall & Woodhouse, Bath

Hall & Woodhouse seamlessly combines vintage furnishings with modern touches. Once an auction house, it is now one of Bath’s most cherished pubs. Their British take on a classic bistro-brasserie can suit every occasion, from a midday mingle with friends

Restaurant Review: Hall & Woodhouse, Bath

Hall & Woodhouse seamlessly combines vintage furnishings with modern touches. Once an auction house, it is now one of Bath’s most cherished pubs. Their British take on a classic bistro-brasserie can suit every occasion, from a midday mingle with friends

Recipe: Sweet Potato, Carrot and Coriander Soup with Creamy Coriander Pesto

Carrot and coriander soup is classically British. This recipe is for my twist of the traditional preparation, adding sweet potato for body and richness, and swirling the soup with a creamy pesto, pungent with fresh, herby coriander. Ingredients: for the soup:

Recipe: Sweet Potato, Carrot and Coriander Soup with Creamy Coriander Pesto

Carrot and coriander soup is classically British. This recipe is for my twist of the traditional preparation, adding sweet potato for body and richness, and swirling the soup with a creamy pesto, pungent with fresh, herby coriander. Ingredients: for the soup:

Restaurant Reviews: Nyonya Dining at Sri Nyonya & Baba Low’s 486, KL

When the Chinese landed on Malaysia’s shores, they brought with them a pantry of spices, a cache of recipes and a deep knowledge of the culinary arts. The Chinese immigrants settled predominantly in Melacca, an important port at the time

Restaurant Reviews: Nyonya Dining at Sri Nyonya & Baba Low’s 486, KL

When the Chinese landed on Malaysia’s shores, they brought with them a pantry of spices, a cache of recipes and a deep knowledge of the culinary arts. The Chinese immigrants settled predominantly in Melacca, an important port at the time

Chain Reaction: 4 of KL’s Kopitiam Chains

KL is overflowing with quirky cafés, but Malaysians never forget the original kopitiams where locals gather to catch up with friends and family over a coffee and a light bite. This daily ritual is engrained in their culture. Here is

Chain Reaction: 4 of KL’s Kopitiam Chains

KL is overflowing with quirky cafés, but Malaysians never forget the original kopitiams where locals gather to catch up with friends and family over a coffee and a light bite. This daily ritual is engrained in their culture. Here is