Category: Food

My Weekend in Scotland

November 22, 2016 0

Castles, haggis and fabulous accents. I spent a long weekend in Edinburgh and Glasgow visiting my year abroad pals.  My university reading week culminated in a 3-day trip to Scotland to visit my friends studying in both Edinburgh and Glasgow. I had never been to Scotland before and with a return flight costing just £35…

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Atlantic Kitchen: A Taste of Seaweed

November 22, 2016 0

Seaweed – that’s right, the stuff you find at the bottom of the ocean – the newest superfood trend… If you’re a foodie, or have an interest in health foods, you may have heard about the latest superfood craze to emerge – seaweed. Yes, the stuff you find at the bottom of the sea. Though it…

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Easy Seafood Paella

November 10, 2016 0

A quick and easy taste of the Mediterranean. Since I first tried it whilst on holiday in Mallorca several years ago, paella has been one of my favourite dishes. I’ve experimented with various recipes over the years but this seafood paella definitely tops the list. Made with simple but delicious ingredients, this paella is a…

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Chicken and Spinach Curry

November 6, 2016 0

Rich, creamy and full of flavour.  I have a huge love of Asian food, in particular Indian food. So many distinctive flavours and colours, and, of course, the spice! From time to time, I like to experiment with my own curry recipes, often combining ideas I come across in recipe books and online. This was…

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