Category: Fish

Product Review and Recipe: Nudo Olive Oils and Chargrilled Squid Salad

Product Review and Recipe: Nudo Olive Oils and Chargrilled Squid Salad

I was kindly sent a sample each of lemon, garlic and chilli flavoured olive oils from Nudo. Nudo was set up in 2005 by Jason Gibb and Cathy Rogers who had bought and restored an abandoned olive grove in Italy’e Le Marche. I wasn’t a…

Nan’s Ackee and Saltfish

Nan’s Ackee and Saltfish

My nan is a keen cook and is always found in her pride and joy kitchen humming away to some choral tune, Westlife or Katherine Jenkins. I drove up to Bristol on Thursday and on this occasion entered nan’s house to her dulcet tones of…

Easy Recipe: Moroccan Fish Tagine

Easy Recipe: Moroccan Fish Tagine

Yay, Santa came through and now I have a lovely new Canon S95 which I’ve used in this post. Hopefully you’ll notice that there’s a sharper and overall better quality to the pictures – I do love my new toy. Oh, and the last thing…

Mussels in Daas Beer

Mussels in Daas Beer

I like beer, a lot, not only for drinking ice cold straight from the fridge, but also to cook with. I came across this particular one on Saturday at the Taste of Christmas Festival. It’s an organic Belgian beer called Daas. I was given a…

My local: Brixton Village and a Caribbean Steamed Fish recipe

My local: Brixton Village and a Caribbean Steamed Fish recipe

There’s been a lot of hype and buzz recently about the changing face of Brixton’s market arcades, with most being about Brixton Village (previously known as Granville Arcade). Jay Rayner from the Observer has written a couple of glowing articles on the new restaurants in…

Indian Summer Salad: Tuna Nicoise

Indian Summer Salad: Tuna Nicoise

Tuna Nicoise I couldn’t have picked a finer day to take the plunge into my first ever blog post. Sun, clear skies and heat…in September! All I really fancy eating on days like these are salads, and was desiring a French inspired tuna salad, so…