Archive for ‘So Tasty’

November 11, 2011

Drinkable Delight

Cafe Coffee Day is a chain in India, almost every area in Delhi has one or two outlets.  They provide all the usual beverages you’d expect, however, after a selcted trial they have finally introduced their rose flavoured mocha to their main menu.

It is so delicious, I can’t get enough of it!  It is like

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October 12, 2011

Forget Debt, Think Chocolate

Who cares about the national debt? A pleasant distraction from the doom and gloom comes from The Chocolate Tasting Club: a British premium chocolate club that sends a hand-picked monthly selection of delicious chocolates right to your door/desk.

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September 10, 2011

Peas in a Pod

Shivering through the Scottish Summer, I turn to comfort food to warm me up.  I’ve been making delicious frittatas since living with Spanish friends at uni and this recipe is perfect as not only does it feel healthy it is also light and tastes great hot and cold (although I prefer it hot).

What you need:

Olive oil

Butter

4 spring onions cut into small pieces

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August 5, 2011

The Buttery Cafe

I remember when I first moved to London and fell in love with Hampstead.  It was so pretty even on a miserable rainy day that I went home and dramatically declared to my sister that we must move there.

The Buttery Cafe sits at the top of my road in the 300 year old Burgh House

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July 25, 2011

S&M Cafe

It not what you think I assure you!!!

This little gem is great find on Brushfield Street just outside Spitalfields Market. Serving quality food with great prices to match proves that cheap and cheerful really does exist.

 

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June 16, 2011

Taste of London

For food lovers everywhere, Taste of London has begun. It is a three day festival, from 16th to 19th June, celebrating the cuisines and chefs of London all at Regent’s Park.

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June 14, 2011

McDelhis

Strictly Anti-Fine Dining, McDonalds in India does offer a local range of naughty fast food that they really should offer to Britain. After all, if our favourite national dish was once chicken tikka masala, why would Brits not want a McSpicy Paneer burger?

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June 3, 2011

Atul Kochhar at Meza

Atul Kochhar, the first ever Indian chef to receive a Michelin Star, extends his stay at the infamous Meza Bar & Grill in Wardour Street in Soho for another month.

Playing home to pop up restaurants by a number of chefs including Anna Hansen from The Modern Pantry, Atul Kochhar has been so popular that they cannot get rid of him.

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May 20, 2011

Delia Chatterji

I decided to share one of my favourite recipes with you zucchini (courgette) pasta with garlic, chilli and parmesan.  It’s one of my favourites because it is fast and easy to make but also extremely delicious and feels healthy.  It looks great served at a casual dinner party

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May 1, 2011

Barbecuing Britain

With two bank holidays in succession and a mini heatwave to top off the sun tans, the best way to enjoy the sun is to tuck into a barbecue.

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April 28, 2011

Truly Scrumptious

Like the lyrics of a Mary Poppins song, this hamper from Fortnum & Mason is truly scrumptious and should help with wedding picnics and afternoon tea.

I love picnics, my mum would always organise huge ones for the family with all us cousins munching sandwiches, crisps and samosas

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April 25, 2011

Italian Gem

If you are near Farringdon around lunchtime please pop into Piada for a delicious lunch.

They specialise in Piadine which is a filled flatbread – my friends and I have tried almost every Piadine on the menu

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April 2, 2011

Victorian Glam

That is how good it looks and this is what it is: the cafe at the Victoria & Albert Museum in South Kensington. 

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March 26, 2011

Momo: Moroccon Gem Still Rocks

Looking for somewhere to go on a Saturday night in London. I revisited Heddon Street, W1, the other day to discover a number of new eateries and bars that are hidden in this little treasure trove of a cul de sac. But for me the restaurant that I once loved and frequented is still there, Momos.

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March 21, 2011

Bakery with a bar!

What a combination!  This is the genius of the most amazing Italian bakery in the world – Princi.

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March 16, 2011

Pepper On Everything!

As I post this entry it’s coming up for lunch time so I thought I would torture some of you!

The veggies amongst us can salivate over the paneer…mmm

I wanted to let you know of a fab Indian restaurant in London

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