Indian Summer: recreating Black Dahl and Saag Aloo

I miss so many things about London. I miss the sound of the rain on the ceiling of the British Museum Courtyard. I miss how the Tube smells (yup, it’s a thing). I miss people calling you Love in shops.  And I miss - oh GOD, I miss - the Indian food.  In the UK, … Continue reading Indian Summer: recreating Black Dahl and Saag Aloo

Budget Beauties: Quick Mediterranean Veg Tart

I think that one of the saddest moments a keen home cook can have is when you look in the cupboard and just feel drained of inspiration. That “Jesus, must we have pasta AGAIN?” Feeling which is very particular to Monday and Tuesday nights, usually. I often find that they can become “leftover days” quite … Continue reading Budget Beauties: Quick Mediterranean Veg Tart

Insert pun here: my favourite ice cream shops in Hamburg

Guys, I have seen the review title “Eis Eis Baby” or variants thereon so many times I may well scream. Which will add to the screaming I’m already doing because it’s HOT AS ALL HELL out there. It’s sweat-pooling-in-your-crotch hot, it’s muggy and thick and the sun is relentlessly pounding the joy out of summertime.  … Continue reading Insert pun here: my favourite ice cream shops in Hamburg