Christmas Food

This year,  Christmas has been an opportunity to eat and drink for me. I have to admit,  I’ve enjoyed the Christmas food with relish.  Here are a few pictures of what I’ve sampled over the last few weeks: Mulled Wine (The Embankment Hotel,  Bedford) Butternut and Squash Soup (The Swan, Salford) Turkey (of course!) Raspberry…

Festive Drinks

One of the fun things about Christmas is trying out the many festive options that the major coffee chains offer. Luckily,  I work just above a Starbucks so this gives me a good opportunity to sample what they provide. Starbucks’ Christmas drinks come in their famous red cups, which caused excitement in the office when…

New Fook Lam Moon, Chinatown

I enjoyed this wonderful Chinese meal last weekend- chicken with beansprouts and egg- fried rice.  It was unexpectedly really tasty. Recommended.

Christmas Markets

This weekend I was lucky enough to go to two Christmas fairs, the Mill Street Winter Fair in Cambridge and Winter Wonderland in London. The fair in Mill Street was excellent for those who love their food, with stalls along the road selling cuisine from all over the world. I ate a fajita style lunch…

Luscious Chocolate Cake

I managed to find time for this piece of loveliness this weekend: It was delicious and very moist.