Thumbnail image for A marvellous mango marinade

A marvellous mango marinade

Looks like Summer may have decided to make a late show after all. It’s been sunny now for most of this week and, if you don’t mind me fitting in a bit of grumbling, it’s about time too! The sunny days have meant I’ve expanded my daily walks and this week I popped down to […]

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Slow, low, quick, quick, slow. A smoky, sweet beef casserole.

Slow, low, quick, quick, slow. A smoky, sweet beef casserole.

I made this beefy rich casserole last weekend and it was one of the best beef dishes I’ve made in a long while. Plus the leftovers came in mighty handy when I was doing some background research on a food branding project we have bubbling away in our design studio!

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Celebrating first hurdles overcome.

Celebrating first hurdles overcome.

The last couple of weeks have been mega-stressful. So when it seemed the first hurdle had been cleared I decided to bake a celebration cake. We’ve all got a way to go before we can party madly but in the meantime it seems fitting to count our blessings and mark any good fortune. With cake!

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Goodness, I’ve been shortlisted!

Goodness, I’ve been shortlisted!

So excited and pleased and, to be frank, amazed. I’m on a shortlist for the Fortnum & Mason Food Awards. How splendiferous is that? Simply!

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for TrinityTasting Menu: Spring 2013

TrinityTasting Menu: Spring 2013

As many of you may know I have one of the best illustration gigs in town. Every so often I pack up my pens and paper and pop around to local gastronomic hotspot, Trinity restaurant in Clapham to draw their Tasting Menu for their restaurant newsletter. I’ve had that commission for a couple of years […]

Read the full article →