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Foodie Follow Friday – Week 9

Thanks for all the nice comments for bring back Foodie Follow Friday last week. Remember you can drop me a line at @FoodNerd4Life or email at foodnerd4life@gmail.com if there is a blog you think I should...
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Award Winning June Cocoa Runners

Have you entered the fabulous Smith & Sinclair Cocktail Jelly competition yet?? No then what are you waiting for and enter here! I’m a tad behind posting this as we are now well into July but...
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Smith & Sinclair Cocktail Confectionery Competition

Summer is here and with it comes long evenings with friends enjoying a tipple or two.  Much more mature events now we’re all grown up and proper – yeah right! There may of been evenings where...
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Foodie Follow Friday- Week 8

It has probably been over a year since I last did a Foodie Follow Friday and as I’m reading more fabulous blogs than ever I thought I would bring back the loving and sharing of some of my new...
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An A-Maize-ing World Record Attempt and Food Celebration Event in Millennium Square!

We love all things food related here at FoodNerd and when I hear about an opportunity to take part in a food world record too, then I get even more excited! Check out the details below of a great event...
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“Let Them Eat Cake” – Bastille Day

Today celebrates a national holiday in France. Bastille Day celebrates the start of the French Revolution on 14th July 1789. The Bastille was a prison and a symbol of the absolute and arbitrary power of...
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FoodNerd’s Top 5 Sweet Treat Spots In London

Two weeks ago I shared my meaty treat spots in London and though that this week I would balance it out a bit without being too manly with all the meaty but with sugar and spice and all things nice....
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Protecting The Ones You Love (Mr Nutcase Phone Case)

I love gadgets. I love new gadgets. Just anything I can get a bit geeky with and generally nerdy about. But you have to protect your babies. Heaven forbid you would get a scratch on your screen by some...
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Nice Cup of Chai (Coconut Milk and Chai Ice Cream)

Last Summer when the weather was getting sexy and warm I decided that I needed a new shiny ice cream machine in my life. I made one flavour ice cream before I had to retire the machine to the cupboard as...
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Miss American Pie (4th of July Toasted Marshmallow Topped Key Lime Pie)

Happy 4th July to all my American readers! Hope you’re having a grand day with plenty of amazing food and fireworks. Over the years I’ve embraced plenty of American things; love of TV series...
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Sweet Dreams (La Pâtisserie des Rêves, London)

You would think after all of the wonderful food that I tried at Taste of London the other week that I would of had my fill of fantastic foodie adventures. After all we did demolish 16 dishes between us....
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FoodNerd’s 5 Top Meaty Treats In London

From my many posts, you may be aware that I am not in fact a vegetarian. I do enjoy vegetarian food, don’t get me wrong. But I also love a rare slab of steak.  Meltingly tender confit duck leg. A...
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Playground Rules (Playground Coffee House, Bristol)

When I was little, I saw drinking coffee as an adult thing to do. That grown ups needed this magic elixir to get moving in the mornings. As a kid anything coffee flavour was gross. Oh have times changed...
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Wasp Bait (Strawberry and Sour Cherry Jam)

Ahhh Summer. Long days, sun burnt legs and wasps coming along to ruin your fun. Bastards. There was a grand total of 6 of the killjoys in my kitchen when I made this recipe. I suggest when making this...
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Taste of Everything (Taste of London, Regent’s Park)

WARNING: This post may cause an extreme case of hunger, envy and large bouts of jealousy. You have been warned. This time of year is my highlight in my foodie calendar. No the it’s not because...
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Flipping Great! (The Creperie, Brighton)

This post is a bit delayed, I actually ate at this super cute place back in May before weddings and THE CAKE. The Creperie was my selection for lunch on my now sisters hen party in Brighton. The brief...
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Sweetness Squared (Clotted Cream Fudge)

It’s very low fat over here at FoodNerd recently. Last week I gave you the Afternoon Tea Ice Cream which involved scones and clotted cream. This week I give you Clotted Cream Fudge. Still working...
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As Happy As A Pig In….(The Pig, Bath)

I like pork. Lots of pork. There are times when a steak or chicken leg just won’t do it and a hunk of pork is needed. I was really excited when my cousin invited me to join them for Sunday lunch at...
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Scoop to Success (Afternoon Tea Ice Cream)

After my brother’s wedding last week (you can see the post I did on making his wedding cake here) we had a family party the next day including my new sister’s French family. Being a true...
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What to Get A Captain Oddball (Father’s Day Gifts)

On Sunday it’s the day to celebrate the important guy in your life. It’s Father’s Day! What do you get the man who taught you how to swim, tried to master doing your hair in ponytails...
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