Seven Heavenly Cocktails at Home

With the recent Corona-crisis, we have all had to become adventurous in our respective kitchens. Some of us are recreating restaurant meals, recipes by celebrity chefs or home-baking! For the rest of us who miss the boozy concoctions of our favourite cocktail bars, the following recipes should guide you to create your own cocktails at…

Gran Melia Palacio de Los Duques, Madrid

Disclaimer: The below blog post is from a past visit and to highlight a particular hotel and provide inspiration and ideas for future travel. In the wake of the ongoing COVID- 19 virus situation, please apply caution, due diligence, common sense and follow government guidelines on keeping you and your family safe. Back in January…

Savoury Muffins at home

For those who know me, I don’t have a massive sweet tooth, which is why these savoury muffins are a big hit with me. They are great as a snack, gently warmed and buttered. They also make for great accompaniments with homemade soups or eggy brunches. Here, we are making courgette and chilli savoury muffins…

Afternoon Tea at The Coral Room

Disclaimer: The following blog post is from a past visit and to highlight a particular venue and provide inspiration and ideas for future visits. In the wake of the ongoing COVID- 19 virus situation, please apply caution, due diligence, common sense and follow government guidelines on keeping you and your family safe. As a direct…

Madrid Food Guide 2020

For my birthday this year, we decided to hit the food-focused city of Madrid. There is a restaurant in every corner of this city and you will be spoilt for choice here. You can find anything from street food to casual eateries to fine dining spots to suit your budget and mood. Below are some…

Gingerline TV Dinners – Review

For someone who enjoys food and experiences equally, attending a Gingerline production is an ultimate bucket list tick. I was lucky enough to attend Gingerline’s latest production – TV Dinners – which is a four course dining experience in a gameshow format. It is held in the multilevel Immersive Ldn (minutes from Bond Street station),…

Pirate Afternoon Tea -DoubleTree Docklands

A few days ago, on a gorgeously sunny yet cold weekend, a bunch of food bloggers headed to the DoubleTree Docklands Riverside Hotel by Hilton to check out their newly launched Bottomless Pirate Afternoon Tea. This is my second collaboration with Hilton and Love Pop Ups London after The Kitchen. Converted from an old warehouse,…

My Bristol Food and Drinks Guide 2019

For the holiday season, Kris and I have our own sweet little end-of-year tradition. As both our families are based internationally, it becomes super expensive to travel home during the holidays; for Christmas, it is often just the two of us celebrating. But post-Christmas, instead of binging on leftover mince pies and movies on Netflix,…

The Restaurant at The Capital, Knightsbridge

N.B. My review of The Restaurant at The Capital has been written in partnership with Luxuriate Magazine. Our meal was complimentary and all photos and opinions are mine. The Capital is a boutique five star hotel, located minutes from the luxury departmental stores of Harrods and Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge. In spite of its proximity to…

Sunday Beef Club – Rotunda, London

A modern and upscale British Restaurant near Kings Cross, Rotunda focuses on fresh and seasonal produce. Meat is definitely at the forefront of their menu; lovingly sourced from their farm in Northumberland, it is dry-aged, hung and prepared right here at the restaurant. The 60 -70 seater bar and restaurant offers unparalleled views to the…

Red Palace at The Vaults London

A few weeks ago, I was at The Vaults attending Red Palace, a uniquely immersive dining and theatre experience, organised via Love Pop Ups London. The Vaults is a series of disused railway arches near London Waterloo Station that have been creatively transformed for immersive theatre, performances and the arts. It is located near the…

Christmas Menu Preview: The Kitchen Hilton

Not to panic, but it is 40 days to Christmas and the last two months of the year! This is prime time for many of us in London to start planning end-of-year catch ups, family meet ups and office dinner parties. For food lovers, this is the time when furious research begins on restaurants that…