Möet Rosé truck to visit Edinburgh and Glasgow

Möet Rosé truck to visit Edinburgh and Glasgow

Moët Rosé Truck Premieres in Scotland this Spring How about this for glamour, Möet & Chandon are bringing their roving Moët Rosé Truck to Scotland, commencing at The Balmoral in Edinburgh, on 11th February just in time for some romance. The Moët Rosé Truck will be touring Edinburgh and GlasgowRead More…

Happy Easter from Foodie Explorers!

Happy Easter from Foodie Explorers!

Happy Easter with budget treats Easter celebrations needn’t put a hole in your purse as there are plenty of budget treats can be found to get a chocolate fix . Lindt milk chocolate Easter sheep.  For a pocket money Easter gift that tastes good, a Lindt milk chocolate sheep isRead More…

Travel: Fun Easter getaways

Travel: Fun Easter getaways

Easter fun for everyone – ideas to get out and about For all the family Wey & Arun Canal Easter Bunny Special Cruises on the Wey & Arun Canal will feature many favourite Easter characters to entertain. From The Wharf behind the Onslow Arms public house High Street, Loxwood, WestRead More…

Recipe: Roast Lamb – perfect for Easter

Recipe: Roast Lamb – perfect for Easter

Easter roast lamb When Santa knows you like food and bought you a Shetland Lamb to eat – you really do have to make something special.   I made this for our Christmas dinner and it was very tender, with the meat falling apart perfectly.  Special doesn’t always mean fancy.Read More…

Food: Eggcellent Easter dishes at Mandira, London

Food: Eggcellent Easter dishes at Mandira, London

Choc-Orange and Turkish Eggs at Mandira this Easter Covent Garden based eatery, Mandira,  have some tasty treats for everyone this Easter.  (Check out our visit to Mandira here) For a healthier Easter treat which is Protein-packed, this delectable dish consists of creamy, fresh strained yoghurt, with 2 Breckland Brown poachedRead More…

Recipe: Easy easter chicks for kids

Recipe: Easy easter chicks for kids

This is stunning simple to make, even Mr Foodie had a go! 😉 Serve inside an old egg box or on top of some salad, for a healthy alternative to all the chocolate around this Easter.  This would make a fun breakfast or afternoon snack, for kids and grown-ups too!Read More…

Cornish Pasty Easter Egg

Cornish Pasty Easter Egg

Cornish Bakery launch Cornish Pasty Easter Egg The Cornish Bakery showcases its love of the Cornish pasty with both traditional and contemporary flavours such as   Pork, Apple and Cornish Cider, the Thai Chicken and the Spicy Chickpea and Potato Pastie.  However, they have gone one further, innovating with theRead More…

Easter Fun at St Enoch Centre in Glasgow

Easter Fun at St Enoch Centre in Glasgow

 St. Enoch Centre has an ‘eggtravaganza’ of events lined-up for all the family   There are lots to do this Easter at the St Enoch Centre with  Easter Egg Hunts to visits from Ben and Holly and Bing and Flop. From the 1st to 14th of April you can joinRead More…

Recipe: Cardamom and Orange Marmalade Not Cross Buns

Recipe: Cardamom and Orange Marmalade Not Cross Buns

Not Cross Buns Second batch of the day meant not cross buns as our crosses where a bit useless. Instead of fruit and cinnamon, we went for cardamom and orange as flavouring.   Using some Mckays orange marmalade as a flavouring saved adding extra sugar to the mix.   Recipe:Read More…

Recipe: Ukrainian Babka Easter Bread

Recipe: Ukrainian Babka Easter Bread

  Ukrainian Babka Easter Bread This panettone type bread is different from it’s Polish cousin in that it is baked in a tall cylindrical tin.  I didn’t have any so bought some panettone moulds from Bakery Bits or you can use a cleaned out tin can. The bread can beRead More…