Tempura Prawns

A few weeks ago,  I visited Hyper Japan,  a festival of all things Japanese,  taking place at the O2 arena,  Greenwich.  One of the great things to do there is experience Japanese cuisine,  hence we sampled the above Tempura prawns and noodles.

Falafel in Pitta

My friend cooked this for me, it was lovely. I’ve never had falafel before, so this was completely new to me, however I will definitely be eating it again. As you can see from the pictures below, the food was quite simply arranged and was great for sharing.   

Breaded Calamari

I really like calamari,  as you can probably tell.  This was taken at a Mexican restaurant and was really lovely,  so much so that it even converted my friend,  who doesn’t even like calamari. Baja,  Bedford

In the mood for Mexican

I seem to be eating a lot of Mexican food recently.  Here is a picture of last night’s dish, sampled at Baja in Bedford: I really loved this and would recommend it.  Definitely would go back.

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.

Argentinian Steak Sandwich

And these things, I can’t remember what they’re called, sorry: Courtesy of Portena, Field Day festival, London

Vietnamese Stirfry

This is a stir-fry that was cooked by my brother’s partner Toan when I went to visit him last week. He is Vietnamese/ Chinese and is used to cooking in this style. Vietnamese food has very distinct flavours. Dishes use plenty of fresh herbs but tend not to be overly spicy, as chilli sauces are…