Tag: food

Yaxell Professional Chef Knives | UK Exclusive

I’ve been in the market for new knife ever since I started dealing with more raw fish and meat. It was pretty straight forward what I wanted and given the rest of my knife collection, I wanted something professional. One thing I learnt pretty early on with kitchen knives is that you get what you…


What is Burns Night?

Burns Night is one of those times that as an Englishman I should know about but don’t know about and when involved in a conversation about it, would nod understandingly and then pretend to have already known the content of the conversation. To be honest this would have continued with all success of previous years until…


Smoked Bacon Infused Vegetable Crisps #RennieHappyEating Mystery Box Challenge

As part of the Rennie Mystery Box Challenge I was set when attending the #RennieHappyEating event a few weeks back, I was given Jerusalem Artichoke to try and make a dish out of. When I opened my box, I thought they were Ginger! I’ve never seen a Jerusalem Artichoke before, but have seen a normal…


Event : SORTEDfood & #RennieHappyEating

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to an event hosted by Rennie as part of their #RennieHappyEating campaign. Where : Perseverance Works, Old Street, London Who : Rennie What : Enjoy an intimate chat and demonstration from the SORTEDfood crew. Now I’m not a fan of using Rennie, but that’s because of the reasons…


Beginner’s Guide to BBQ

There’s an in joke between me and my mates. I will BBQ anywhere at any time. It all started in Spain on an end of school trip to a friend’s villa in Spain. We had the weather and the equipment. BBQ’s were a norm for lunch or dinner. The comments started to come when I started…


#BEDM – Self-care Sunday

I’ve often thought about constructive “self-care” like meditation, yoga, going to the gym or some retail therapy but when it comes down to it, I’m just not that disciplined. Maybe one day. Self-care Sunday must mean a lot of different things to different people and each to their own really. I know a girl that…