Chocolate and wine are as enjoyable together as they are separately. However, pairing them together can be rather tricky as it is essential to balance out the flavors as well as the textures of wine and chocolate. While some believe that the wine should always be sweeter than the chocolate, others believe that the wine … Continue Reading

Calling all Chocoholics!  Source:  Pinterest What better way to celebrate Easter than by making this chocolate beast?! I made this gorgeous Ferrrero Rocher Cheesecake recently and it went down like a DREAM!  Everyone loved it!  Super easy to make and looks bloody luscious! I found this on BBC Good Food and it had a rating … Continue Reading

Super easy recipe: Prawn, paprika, black olive and caper pitta bread Ingredients: Wholemeal pitta bread King prawns (ready to eat) Handful of black olives Quarter of a chopped red onion Small handful of capers Passata Salt and pepper to season   Method: Heat the oven to 200, spread the wholemeal pitta bread with passata and … Continue Reading

Try this delicious Italian Prosecco cocktail: ‘The Hugo’ quick and simple to make as there are only four ingredients! Ingredients: Prosecco Mint Elderflower syrup Lime   Method: Pour a shot of elderflower syrup into a glass, top up with chilled prosecco, mint leaves and a few slices of lime, for extra potency add a shot … Continue Reading

What a perfect way to treat my Mum for Mother’s Day with a gorgeous Sunday Dinner and cocktails at The Brasserie! If you are looking for somewhere with amazing food and a lovely relaxed atmosphere in Pembrokeshire then this place is perfect for you 🙂 The Brasserie is in The Allt-Yr-Afon Hotel, Wolfscastle and it … Continue Reading

One of the best days of the year is nearly upon us (aka Pancake Day 🙂 ) so I thought I would do a recipe for these tasty strawberry, lemon and ricotta beauties! Delish!     Ingredients: Topping: Strawberries 1 Lemon Honey or Syrup Ricotta cheese Pancake mixture: 1.c all purpose flour 2 tbsp sugar … Continue Reading

A healthy dessert recipe – perfect for feeling guilt free in January when everyone is on a health kick! This is a really tasty but healthy pudding which can be knocked up in minutes and will definitely satisfy your sweet tooth!  Using ingredients which can be found in most people’s cupboards so no fuss involved … Continue Reading

The best festive tipples in town!…. Raspberry, Cranberry & Rosemary Prosecco Ingredients: Prosecco Bunch of rosemary sprigs 2 large handfuls of raspberries 2 large handfuls of cranberries Method: Crush the raspberries up so they become almost liquid form and then spoon them equally into the bottom of the glasses, then add the prosecco and top … Continue Reading

Autumn Soul Food Homemade… Now that Autumn is here and the nights are getting colder, it’s all about the homemade soups with some chunky warm fresh bread.  This was one of Delia Smith’s recipes and it is really easy to do and soooo tasty!  Definitely worth a try 🙂 Ingredients: 2lb Carrots 25g Butter 1 … Continue Reading

Antipasti Platter Friday Feasting…. If you’ve got friends popping over for a few glasses of wine and a catch up then you can’t beat whipping up an antipasti platter to share – there is usually something to please everyone!  This one was a perfect blend of sweet and savoury…. Ingredients:- Green olives Figs Mozzarella balls … Continue Reading