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Desserts of May

So with the current situation still going on it’s making this task even harder now. But I’ve still been able to come up with a few delights for you thanks to my local patisserie , home baking and a nearby coffee shop. Looking forward to getting back to normal soon but in the meantime I …

My Food and Wine Challenge

Over the last month or so I’ve been asking my good friend Alison Taffs at the Hop Inn Micro Pub in my hometown of Hornchurch for her expertise in pairing wine with food. To which I am also pleased to say that her results have been an absolute delight. So when we popped in last …

Pieropan and Lemon

A fabulous sweet wine & dessert pairing from earlier this year at Caractere in Notting Hill. For dessert I chose the new Bergamot & Lemon Tartelette with a hazelnut praline that was an absolute delight. This was paired beautifully by assistant manager Antonella with a fantastic Pieropan 2015 Soave Classico which although was a rich …

Desserts of April

This month’s desserts are dedicated to my fabulous local patisserie Le Moulin in Hornchurch. This is due to the current situation where I’ve not been able to dine out. Thankfully this patisserie is amazing and create the most beautiful cakes for you to enjoy. So with this I hope you’ll find that this fantastic selection …

Tandoori Lounge

This is an Indian restaurant that I regard as the best in Essex as they serve the most amazing Punjabi cuisine. Therefore you will understand my massive delight when I heard they were going to reopen (due to popular demand) for takeaway and delivery on a Friday & Saturday evening from 4.30pm to 9.30pm. This …

Kervan Kitchen

I’ve only had the pleasure of eating at this Turkish restaurant once and even then that was a last minute decision for a quick lunch. But even during that short experience i absolutely loved the food and the staff were very friendly so you could see why some of my friends had said I should …

Fireaway Pizza

I always like to try somewhere new and especially when it’s in my hometown of Hornchurch. So when I saw that Fireaway Pizza were opening a branch here I wanted to give them a try. So at the moment in this current situation and where it’s important to Support Your Local Business it seemed like …

Blog Update 27/03/2020

Hello everyone it is with regret but due to the ongoing Coronavirus situation I have to make the following announcement. Due to the forced closure of restaurants , cafes & pubs I have made the decision to put my blog on hold. So there will be No new food reviews for you to enjoy and …

The Greenman and Courtyard

This was our first visit to the Greenman and I can honestly say that it will not be our last. Set high up in the Ongar countryside on School Road is where you’ll find the Greenman. The front of the pub is designed in a U shaped with a courtyard in the middle. Then at …