Special Bean to Bar Chocolate {Review – Makers and Bars}

This post is long overdue and a true test of my insane willpower (which is surprising for this subject). I have been holding on to four special chocolate bars for about a year for a time when I can sit…

Visiting The Capital of Pâtisserie {Travel – Paris, France}

For a while now I’ve lost my blogging mojo. I needed to find my spark again for writing and trying out new recipes. Perfectly timed, my lovely friend Marine invited me to visit her in Paris for the weekend. I…

Cousins Take On Copious Cupcakes {Review – Cupcake and Macaron Tour, London}

My cousins and I enjoy a sweet treat or six. So when my cousin kindly invited us to join her on a cupcake and macaron walking tour around London there was only one answer- YES!!! The tour started off in a…

Steaking A Claim {Review – The Ox , Clifton}

FoodNerd visits the launch of The Ox, Clifton, Bristol.

Stir It Up {Recipe – Nanny’s Christmas Pudding}

This Sunday is traditionally known as Stir Up Sunday. The Sunday before the beginning of Advent when plum puddings were made at home to allow enough time to be matured ready for Christmas. All the family members take it in turn to…

One Small Bean, One Great Leap for FoodNerd {Recipe -Homemade Bean to …

Over the last year or so I had a growing passion for bean to bar chocolate. I think it started when I signed up for monthly Cocoa Runner parcels, exploring all the wonderful single origin bars that are out there…

No Need Crying Over Spilt Milk {Review – Plum + Spilt Milk, London}

Another friends birthday was upon us and another excuse to find somewhere for a fabulous lunch to spend far too long talking and laughing too loud whilst tucking into some divine food. Jen picked very wisely in the form of…

We All Scream For Ice Cream! {Review – London Ice Cream Tour}

We have had the grand total of one hot sunny day this Summer. It just so happened that for this one glorious day I so happened to have arranged to go on an ice cream tour around London with my…

A Slice of The Big Apple {Review – Aron’s Jewish Delicatessen, Bristol}

The hustle and bustle of 5th Avenue. The lights and sounds of Time Square. The tranquility that can be found in Central Park. Lady Liberty staring on from her island. There is no denying that New York is a very…

Proper Start To The Day {Recipe – Pistachio Frangipane Croissants}

I love my bed and there are days when I could happily just be a dorm mouse and stay snuggled up in my duvet. Getting me out of my bed can be an endurance test for friends and family, but…

Sexy Stockholm & Many Cinnamon Buns {Travel – Stockholm, Sweden}

It has been a couple of months since my passport has had an outing. The poor thing was ready to leave this rainy country for sunnier lands. Armed with my trusty passport, a long list of foodie must-visit list and two…