The flavours of SE Asia are popular and many of us like to cook Thai, Vietnamese etc… at home yet don’t have the space or inclination to buy loads of extra ingredients. What essential ingredients do you need to get … Read more
Hi, welcome to FoodLovers!
Having just hosted a tour to Vietnam I feel inspired to add more Vietnamese dishes to our usual repertoire and realise that my little herb garden needs to at least double in size.
Fresh herbs are an integral part of meals and are used by the handful, fresh and delicious.
We will have some new recipes published as soon as I can pin down Liz for a day of photography.
Our trip was loads of fun, we had an amazing group and I am now in the process of deciding where to next year. Mexico is looking likely and if you have any interest in looking at this then please do email me and I will be sure to keep you posted.
After a few weeks of travelling Vietname enjoying light and crispy Banh Xeo (Vietnamese Pancakes) stuffed with masses of herbs, salad leaves, sprouts, prawns, crisp dried onions, a dash of fish and hot chilli sauces, my meals at home don’t have … Read more
6 weeks ago today (and counting) I had a fall outside at home (on wet concrete) which resulted in a gash to my head, elbow and also concussion. For an A-type personality that is used to organising work, family and charity, … Read more
The recent furore around free-range eggs has prompted me to write a bit about a genuine free-range egg farm and also about egg farming in general. Despite a company looking like they were not being ethical there are many credible free-range egg farmers … Read more