Category Archives: English

Red & Snowy Christmas Trifle

A trifle is an English dessert made of layers of fruits, custard, whipped cream or sponge cakes and sometimes intoxicated with a little alcohol such as wine or sherry. A Christmas trifle, it being uniquely festive, must therefore come in … Read more

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English Style Earl Grey & Lemon Panna Cotta Tart

I miss my pomegranate panna cotta very much. It’s almost five years since I made that dessert – I didn’t even realise time passed by so quickly!

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Medieval Jowtes With Almond Milk

This soup gives a rich and dark green colour when it’s cooked. It would perhaps scare anyone away from it, given its unappetising colour and menacing outlook. Nevertheless, it is packed with Vitamin A and C and a great source … Read more

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Classic Old English Bread Pudding

The two times that I ate bread pudding, they were at my company dinner and dance functions (at different places and with different companies, pun intended). The puddings were oh-so-nice soft and silky, the kind that really melts in your … Read more

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Deadly & Sinful Pub Pork Scratchings

A lot of things started in Durham. Bad habits, strange habits, freedom, exploration, adventures, friendships etc.

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