Neil’s Quick and Easy Marinated Olives

I, like my family, share a love of olives. I have no idea where this love comes from but every gathering, meal & party I can guarantee you the host will have a massive bowl they knocked up on the go somewhere sitting next to a bowl of Aioli. I used to find myself every…

Hangover food – McGlovers Sausage, Egg and Hash Brown Muffins

So it’s a Sunday morning, I’m hungover and I want a super tasty/naughty breakfast to pick me up for the day. What’s in the fridge… Sausage meat and eggs What’s in the pantry… Potatoes, onions and oh look muffins It’s on! Time to make some sausage, egg and hash brown muffins and kick this hangover…

Creamy cider, garlic and thyme mussels

It’s been a while since my last post mainly due to having had a week’s break from work renovating the garden and a cheeky trip to Goudhurst in Kent for a long weekend. I had the pleasure of benefiting from my wife’s Christmas present which was a vineyard, orchard and winery tour at the beautify…

Pulled buffalo chicken quesadillas with melty blue cheese

For those who know me and those of you don’t, I have an unhealthy obsession with chicken wings…. Wherever I go if they are on the menu then they will form part of my order. Whether this is Chinese, Indian or a greasy burger joint I have to have them, but my all-time favourite and…

Easy as pie fish pie 🐠 

After a long day in the office, some days you don’t really feel like spending too much time in the kitchen and dealing with a mound of washing up. So the below recipe for my Easy as Pie Fish Pie is a simple, quick and filling mid-week dinner that involves minimal effort to put together…

Review – The Spicery Friday Night Curry Kit

This Friday night, being in the mood for a curry and fancying a bit of a date night with the Wife, we decided it was time to crack out one of our Friday Night Curry kits…. What is a Friday night curry kit I hear you ask?   Pretty much what you think it is;…

Sunday Seafood Paella

Bring British brings with it the tradition of having a roast every Sunday.  Now for me as much as I love a rare joint of roast beef with all of the trimmings and then retiring to the sofa because I have eaten for 4, this weekend I had a vibe for something a little different…

Halloumi and vegetable skewers with garlic oil

Now that British Summer has reared its head for the moment, I have finally been granted the chance to whip off the bbq cover for the first time this year!! Hooray (that’s me being polite) I hear you all say…. In the hope that this was going to happen, I loaded up my fridge this…

Super fresh summer seafood platter

This weekend my Wife and I decided we wanted a seafood fest that we could put together to snack on while sitting in the sun sipping on an ice cold bottle of bubbles. We made sure to be up nice and early so that we had the pick of the shop and the later you…