As the adage of much disputed origin states, "Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime." That's exactly what's going on with Jamie Oliver's latest venture. He's teamed up with Hotpoint to not only provide free cookery lessons for … Continue reading Teach A Man To Fish..
I'm starting to think that the best barbecues are the impromptu, last minute variety. Is this true? Plans were in place for a Great Get Together in support of Jo Cox and the 'more in common' movement last weekend, but as happens all too frequently in our household, plans change. However... right on cue, some … Continue reading The Great Get Together
Long past are the days when I'd pop out from the office to grab something to eat in my lunch break, but I distinctly remember the options, or lack thereof.. An overpriced, plastic-clad sandwich or unimaginative pub fayre, unless you're willing to pay through the nose for restaurant cuisine of course. Competition certainly seems to … Continue reading The White Spoon
Chef Proprietor of the award-winning Kingham Plough, Emily Watkins, kindly took time out of her bustling Cotswold pub kitchen last night to demonstrate three of her favourite grain recipes to a room full of eager Whole Foods customers. Part of the 'Eat Real Food' series, this class was laid on as a special event, with … Continue reading Emily Watkins
Down an alley on Upper Frog Street, neatly tucked away in what reminds me of a trendy converted London mews, is the home of the Tenby Brewing Company and their relaxed, rather funky little SandBar. This very pleasing oasis away from the buckets and spades of the town only serves products from independent producers - … Continue reading SandBar Tenby