Teriyaki glazed aubergine recipe

Okay so this is a two-parter… You’ll need to make a teriyaki sauce to drench your aubergines in. …But don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. Up first: Teriyaki sauce What you will need: 1 Tablespoon of tamari 1 Tablespoon of mirin 1 clove of garlic, grated finely (the worst job ever) About an inch piece…

Nottingham – Cuzina

Traditional Greek aesthetic with a bright, modern twist, animated and attentive staff, deliciously moreish sharing plates and elegantly crafted cocktails… What else could you be looking for in a meal out? Cuzina is all of that and more, the attention to detail in décor and food alike really leaves you feeling like the standards have…

Derbyshire- The Devonshire Arms Baslow

Baslow is basically the food metropolis of Derbyshire. Over the last few years, with weekly hikes, we have found it a fun yet strenuous game of “where should we go for lunch” and do you know… whenever we are stuck for ideas or haven’t planned ahead – Baslow is where our stomachs take us. You…

Sheffield- Mr Miyagi’s Revolving Sushi Bar

Alright Northerners (or Alreight Northerners) you have some pretty decent independent restaurants at your door step and its envy inducing. I went to check out Mr Miyagi’s revolving sushi bar – just for the name alone- and was SO impressed. Okay so the décor is a little dated… there may be a floor to ceiling…

Nottingham- The Bakehouse

Well what can I say about this award winning café other than just that… IT IS AWARD WINNING. Set in the heart of the now up-and-coming Sherwood, just outside of the City limits, sits this proud bakery and café.  Stripped back and cosy décor give this cute eatery a comfortable and relaxed vibe that makes…

Nottingham- Carriages

Since Carriages opened, I have eaten there a couple of times, usually for a quick lunch after visiting Newark Sports & Fitness Centre for a few rounds of badminton. Which I suck at. Carriages is a relatively new café and restaurant situated at Newark train station and their interior boasts a steampunk-esque vibe which proudly…

Nottingham – Cafe Coco Tang

How have I not been here before? I can’t believe this exotic oasis is sat in the heart of Nottingham quietly offering a tropical retreat from the hustle and bustle of shoppers and commuters only meters away. Walking down the cobbled street of Byard Lane, you would not believe that this Vietnamese inspired café and…

Bombay Roast Potatoes Recipe

Those of you that follow me on Instagram and watch my insta-stories, may know that I pretty much NEVER measure out my ingredients, so hopefully you may appreciate just how hard it is for me to actually write recipes.. Okay so I make these as a side for roast dinners, something to bring to a…

Sheffield -Forge Bakehouse

Okay, so it’s been a while folks… For those that follow me on Instagram, you are probably very aware that I recently took a trip to Tokyo (sorry for the holiday spam) and on my return, I felt a little feral and bewildered due to the long-haul flight, lack of sleep and jet lag. So,…

Derbyshire- The Devonshire Arms @ Beeley

Let me set the scene, give you a bit of background info, if you will. Around December 2016, me and my boss, and good friend, Chris, started on a bit of a journey. I had just started my new role within the company as his PA and we decided we needed to have more of…