BLUESHACK Beers – Chelmsford Brew Co.

Over the past year, Kayleigh and I have been planning our wedding for this August. Through this process and finding our band, ‘Three Mile Hill’, we have stumbled on a budding new brewing company in the heart of Chelmsford. ‘Who are Chelmsford Brew Co. ?’ BLUESHACK Beers – Chelmsford Brew Co. is a small family…

ANDI WALKER AT THE RIVERSIDE INN

We were lucky enough to be invited to the Riverside Inn for the launch of Andi Walker’s taker over. Following the big success of his pop up, Andi has become a permanent fixture from January 2018, showcasing his new bistro inspired menu. ‘Who is Andi Walker?’ Andi first entered the public eye after appearing on…

FLAVOURFUL AND FRESH FOOD

‘Our favourite, foodie recipe books right now’ So, it’s a new year and the January resolutions of drinking kale smoothies, eating nothing but chicken and broccoli with not a carb in sight are over. As a couple, we try to eat in moderation but cutting out foods never happens as we love to cook and…

Tasty Travels.

So, it’s been a while since we have posted. We wanted to tell you about our recent travels and everything we tasted on our way, here it goes… Venice.  In October last year, we went on a wonderfully romantic trip to Venice, Italy. I heard mixed messages about the culinary and cultural scene, a lot…

Summertime Cooking

So, whilst we will all be making the most of August and the nice weather (fingers crossed) it usually means BBQ time for most of us. Let us leave you with these simple BBQ recipes to impress your guests!   Our jerk marinade This marinade takes a little while to put together but it really…

Summer G&T’s – Lamb and Watt tonic

Okay, so as I have mentioned before, we LOVE gin. There are so many gins out there on the market now that our choices seem simply endless! But, regardless of how good your gin is, unless you get yourself a premium tonic, its always only going to be ‘just a G&T’ in my opinion. You’re…

Brighton & Hove food and drink festival

Last month, Billy and I went to the Brighton & Hove food and drink festival on Hove Lawns. We have been before and love the relaxed atmosphere and the wide range of food on offer. The weather held out with no rain (miracle on bank holiday weekend!) and we ate our way through stalls and…

Taste of London Festival

Last weekend we went to Taste of London festival at Regents Park, we went last year and we were blown away all over again. We go to food markets and festivals whenever we can, but this set up tops everything! We opted for VIP tickets and jumped the queue (it was huge and in 30…

El Fuego La Hechicera

Personally, theres only one thing better than Gin, and thats Rum! Heres a very simple twist on a Rum and ginger ale.   What you will need: cocktail shaker & strainer, Fresh ginger, Fresh chilli peppers, Good quality rum. Ive gone for La Hechicer, aged in white oak barrels, gives a tobacco and roasted coffee…

Spiced Banana Pina Coladas!

So, were having a scorching start to the summer so far and for me that means cocktails in the sun! Who doesn’t like a good pina colada?! This a real simple one to make at home too, and will definitely impress your guests. What you will need: Blender of some type, I personally use a…