The Cuban

The Cuban | Camden

The Stables Market, NW1 8AH t: 0207 424 0692 | http://www.thecuban.co.uk Tucked away in Camden’s famous Stables Market, The Cuban is a colourful, cantina-style restaurant that has been providing traditional Cuban-inspired food and drink, live music and dancing lessons for local residents and visitors for over a decade. We visited on a sunny afternoon earlier this month and, feeling…

Strawberries with natural yoghurt and raw honey

Strawberries with Natural Yoghurt and Raw Honey

When it comes to summer, there’s nothing we Brits love more than being outside with our friends enjoying the weather (if it’s not raining!) and indulging in some delicious food and drink. Whether at the beach, the park or in our own back gardens, we all love a bit of outdoors action. And let’s face it, the sun…

Picnic

Our Growing Edge – June 2015

So, it seems the UK’s favourite season is officially upon us, and to mark the beginning of what will hopefully be a long, hot, fun-filled summer, The Grumpy Chef and I will soon be cooking up some tasty picnic snacks, so keep your eyes peeled for some healthy, easy-to-prepare summer grub coming soon. I’m also delighted to announce that I’ll be hosting this…

Arbutus

Arbutus | Soho

63-64 Frith Street, W1D 3JW t: 020 7734 4545 | w: http://www.arbutusrestaurant.co.uk As relative newcomers to London’s fine dining scene, it was completely by chance that my husband (The Grumpy Chef) and I discovered Arbutus last autumn whilst wandering the streets of Soho one sleepy Sunday afternoon. We were in the city for only one day (for no other reason than…

Slow-cooked scrambled eggs on toasted sourdough

Scrambled Eggs on Toasted Sourdough

A simple yet scrumptious scrambled egg recipe by The Grumpy Chef… For somebody who spends most of his days and nights preparing gourmet meals for hungry diners, The Grumpy Chef‘s favourite things to eat aren’t, let’s say, as extravagant or difficult to make as you might expect. Like all food lovers, he does of course like eating out and he certainly enjoys the ceremony…

Whiskey Sour

A Celebratory Whisky Sour

To celebrate the fact that it’s Friday and, more importantly, that Supper Lovin’ is now listed as a recommended food blog on WordPress (Woop woop!!!), I thought I’d share a recipe for one of my favourite alcoholic beverages: the almighty Whisky Sour. Created from the eighteenth-century practice of adding lime juice to rum to prevent the development of scurvy aboard ships, this…

Relish Featured Image

Bringing Down the House

An interview with events extraordinaire Michaela Deasy-Smith, joint director and creative head at Relish Festive… An award-winning Cotswold-based catering and events company, Relish Food & Events has taken the UK leisure industry by storm, with a portfolio covering everything from the Media Producer Awards in London and the Cheltenham Literature Festival, to a number of private parties…