Posts Tagged “recipe”

Florida Grapefruit and Wild by Tart

Florida Grapefruit and Wild by Tart

A Fruity Marriage. Florida Grapefruit season is upon us and to celebrate Florida Grapefruit has partnered with Wild by Tart in Belgravia to create a delicious limited-edition dish to run on its menu from 20th February to 12th March. The Florida Grapefruit Posset with Florida Grapefruit Jelly and Fennel Milk Meringue is a great recipe…

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Borough Broth

Borough Broth

Like Homemade. We are more mindful than ever of buying nutritious food. Borough Broth takes us back to the past when people really did make their own stock. It was delicious, healthy …and time consuming! Borough Broth offers a range of classic and innovative stocks which are ready to use from your fridge or freezer….

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Japan Centre Celebrates Korea

Japan Centre Celebrates Korea

Instant Ramen with a Kick. Japan Centre offers a delicious wealth of Japanese foods. That’s no surprise, but they also stock a wide range of Korean food products including the ever-popular instant ramen. Delief Rabokki Original Sweet and Spicy Instant Rice Cake Noodles were new to me. The traditional noodles were joined by the classic…

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Valentine’s Day -Shake it up with The King of Soho!

Valentine’s Day -Shake it up with The King of Soho!

Romantic Cocktails. Valentine’s Day wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without a glamorous cocktail or two. Step forward, The King of Soho. The premium gin and vodka brand, known for its slightly risqué image, is the perfect accompaniment to the spirit of love and romance. We have three rather delectable cocktail recipes for you to conjure up…

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Planas Martini

Planas Martini

Diplomatico with a delicious twist The Martini came on to the scene in the 1860s, although its exact origins are still unclear. In 1863, an Italian vermouth maker began using the brand name Martini for its product, after its director Alessandro Martini. That same brand name may be the source of the famous cocktail’s name….

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The Kraken Black Spiced Roast Coffee Rum

The Kraken Black Spiced Roast Coffee Rum

Fun Espresso. Kraken attacks again and it brings Black Spiced Roast Coffee Rum. What a friendly monster, and one which will always be welcome. It is, just like other Kraken products, instantly recognisable on the supermarket shelves. Pirates will gravitate towards the old-fashioned flagon-shape bottle with the distinctive label which will remind them of their…

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Tequila Day with KAH and Rooster Rojo

Tequila Day with KAH and Rooster Rojo

Tequila Day on 24 July Cultivating Blue Weber Agave in Mexico – the plants from which tequila is crafted Get ready to raise your glasses and toast the vibrant flavours of Mexico, as Tequila Day (24 July) approaches. This annual celebration of the iconic Mexican spirit is the perfect occasion to discover new and exciting…

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Aubergine Fritters Recipe with Burpee

Aubergine Fritters Recipe with Burpee

The Burpee Europe team always love it when they receive a new recipe devised for them by the chef Valerie Haimlin.  Soon it will be time to start harvesting early aubergines and the recipe below is the perfect example of how to use these wonderful vegetables. Our Aubergine ‘White Knight’ or ‘Green Knight’ can be…

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Drink Pink on World Cocktail Day

Drink Pink on World Cocktail Day

Kwai Feh Lychee Liqueur for World Cocktail Day. It’s World Cocktail Day on May 13. We often think of using spirits as the starting point for cocktails, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Try a liqueur instead and shake up some martinis worthy of a top bartender. Think pink this year and kick…

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Fit for a King

Fit for a King

 Coronation Quiche. This recipe has been released but here’s the Wilson Vale seasonal take using delicious wild garlic and asparagus. A big thank  to Inseok – their talented chef who rustled this beauty up for us! Tart ingredients: 200g plain flour 90g unsalted butter Pinch of salt 55ml cold water   Filling ingredients: 200g eggs…

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Cinco de Mayo meet the Coronation, so it’s Cocktail-time

Cinco de Mayo meet the Coronation, so it’s Cocktail-time

5th, 6th, 7th, & 8th May 2023 for Tequila It’s Cinco de Mayo on 5th May and this Mexican celebration is the perfect excuse for some exotic cocktails in addition to the King’s Coronation festivities that weekend. You might want to pick a couple of different tequilas for your cocktails, but whichever you choose, make…

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Jersey Royal Potatoes

Jersey Royal Potatoes

Seasonal Vegetable Pizza Jump into spring with the new Jersey Royal season and rustle up this fresh and flavorsome recipe to enjoy with lighter evenings and warmer weather. Jersey Royals will start to fill the shelves in the next few weeks so get your hands on this seasonal staple. Ingredients Serves: 4 Prep time: 25…

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Tequila is the Cool New Spirits Trend

Tequila is the Cool New Spirits Trend

…and KAH Tequila is No.1 You may remember when gin was served in a warm glass, with one melting ice cube; then there was the ‘Ginnaissance’ and suddenly gin became delicious, fashionable, and cool in every sense. That was a decade ago. Now it’s the turn of tequila to take centre stage. Once again, people…

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Rooster Rojo Tequila at-home cocktails for Easter

Rooster Rojo Tequila at-home cocktails for Easter

Flavourful Inspiration Spring is a great time to enjoy refreshing, fruity cocktails, and tequila is the perfect spirit to use for your drinks. Tequila is the big new spirits trend, so cocktail lovers should prepare for Easter entertaining by looking out for one of the finest tequilas: Rooster Rojo Tequila. This collection of authentic tequilas…

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Kwai Feh Lychee Liqueur

Kwai Feh Lychee Liqueur

Spring into action with a pink cocktail for Mother’s Day and Easter. It’s Mother’s Day on 19 March closely followed by Easter on 9 April. Whether you’re treating your mother or arranging a gathering at Easter, now is the perfect excuse for an elegant cocktail. Put your guests in the pink with a delicious Kwai…

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Celebrate Margarita Day with a Rooster Rojo Tequila cocktail

Celebrate Margarita Day with a Rooster Rojo Tequila cocktail

Margarita Day on 22 February. When life hands you limes, make a Margarita cocktail. Happily, it’s Margarita Day on 22 February 2023 and we have a superb riff on the classic using premium Mexican Rooster Rojo Tequila.   Rooster Rojo is the one featuring a cockerel on the bottle so when you think ‘cock-tail’ you’ll…

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Dashi – the Cornerstone of Japanese Cuisine

Dashi – the Cornerstone of Japanese Cuisine

Japan Centre has the essentials. Oh, Japan Centre has dashi – fantastic! Um, what is dashi? My dear reader may not have come across this iconic Japanese ingredient unless they cook Japanese dishes at home. Japanese foods are simple to prepare and healthy too. All one needs are a few essential ingredients, and that’s where…

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Flavoursome festive dishes to take your Christmas leftovers to the next level

Flavoursome festive dishes to take your Christmas leftovers to the next level

Ultimate Peperami Christmas sandwich Serves 2 | 10 minutes This speedy comforting snack has everything you want from a sandwich – melty cheese, scrumptious stuffing, Peperami Roasted Chicken Bites and a touch of cranberry sauce. Ingredients: 1x baguette Cranberry sauce Stuffing Peperami Roasted Chicken bites 6 slices of brie Serve with:  Chicken Gravy Method: Slice…

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Kwai Feh Lychee Liqueur leaps to the aid of the party

Kwai Feh Lychee Liqueur leaps to the aid of the party

Drink dressed to the nines If you are looking for enticing and celebratory drinks for the festive season or for any special occasion, these fabulous concoctions could be what you craved without knowing it. These are made with Kwai Feh Lychee Liqueur, the astonishingly different drink that captures the taste of fresh lychee fruits. No occasion…

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The Glenlivet Lights The Caribbean Fire

The Glenlivet Lights The Caribbean Fire

A warming marriage. The Glenlivet has always offered innovation and fun times. Read my review here. The founder, George Smith, was the first to legally distil single malt whisky in The Glen nearly 200 years ago. To protect himself from the illegal distillers, a pair of flintlock pistols never left his side – that was…

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