Try a classic British afternoon tea — with an Indian twist!

The Brits have been enjoying their afternoon tea ever since the rich and wealthy started doing it in the 1840’s. It started out as just tea, but the Dutchess of Bedford became hungry, and realised serving food with the tea was a great idea.  Traditionally afternoon tea consists of a selection of teas, sandwhiches with cucumber, eggRead more

Going to London? This is where you”ll get the best fish and chips!

Okay, so I should probably start by admitting that while I have eaten quite a lot of fish and chips in London, I haven’t been to every single place that serves it, so I can’t really say that it’s the best.  But I can promise you that it’s the best I have ever eaten, andRead more

Borough market in London, my absolute favourite!

(Click the images for larger version) I love travelling, and when I go somewhere new, I always like to check if they’ve got a food market we can visit. It’s becoming more and more popular, so they’re popping up everywhere, but some markets are really old, and have been there for centuries.  We have a foodhallRead more

Yummy cakes from Hummingbird Bakery in London

(Click the images to view larger versions)   A few years ago I bought the cookbook from Hummingbird Bakery. I thought the recipes and the book looked pretty and tasty, and I have since made quite a few of the cupcakes and cakes in the book. They have all turned out wonderful, so when IRead more