Recipe: Scotty Brand Vegetable and Lentil Soup

Warming vegetable and lentil soup mix from Scotty Brand After slaving away over a hot stove this Christmas probably the last thing you really want…

Recipe: Tomato Sauce

Make your own tomato sauce and taste the difference A decent tomato sauce opens the door to many tasty dishes. From pizzas and pastas to…

Recipe: Sekanjabin – refreshing soft drink

Refreshing Sekanjabin drink recipe Sekanjabin is sweetened vinegar. It might sound odd, but in makes a great cooling drink that is perfect in the summer…

Recipe: Matcha Green Tea No Churn Ice Cream

No churn ice cream is the easiest thing to make You don’t need an expensive ice cream maker to enjoy homemade ice cream, and let’s…

Recipe: British Breakfast Maki Roll

British Food Inspired Sushi We love our sushi and when we saw that Yutaka had developed some British/Japanese sushi we had to have a look.…

Recipe: Home Made Ginger Tea

The Best Home Made Ginger Tea It’s the depths of winter and feeling grim, sniffly noses and needing a boost?  Try making some home-made ginger…

World Marmalade Awards Open

    Do you love to make marmalade? Is yours the best around? Show you #LoveMarmalade and apply to the World Marmalade Awards to be…

Recipe: Lemon Pound Cake with Plums

Comforting home-made cake Being completely useless I forgot about a punnet worth of plums which we had in our fruit bowl – hidden under decorations…

Recipe: Baked Vanilla Cheesecake with Strawberries

This is a simple baked cheesecake recipe topped with sliced strawberries and strawberry sauce. Use the leftover creme fraiche to cover any over cooked points…

Recipe: Canelés De Bordeaux – French Rum and Vanilla Cakes

We recently received the book “Teatime in Paris” by Jill Colonna and what a great wee book. Its filled with delicious French treats and takes…

Producer: Stewart Tower Dairy, Stanley, Perthshire

As part of our visit to Gleneagles, we got the chance to visit one of their local suppliers, Stewart Tower Dairy. With the well known…

Recipe – Cold Brewed Coffee

For a less bitter coffee on a humid day give Cold Brewed Coffee a try. It’s different to a frappe in that you have to…

Home made – Fait Maison – sign in French restaurants

Sign of the times for home made food – Fait Maison- in France   Like elsewhere in the world, French restaurants are under pressure to…