Dinner with Matt


We were invited round for dinner by my lovely friend Matt. After a long days work, it was like a small beacon at the end of the day. I met Simon about 6:30ish in the pouring rain and he escorted me up Park street and into Browns where we partook of their happy hour. Cocktails…

Hot & Sour Prawn Noodle Soup


This is really very tasty indeed. Chillis, prawns, lime juice, sesame seeds, fish sauce, everything all combines to a lovely light and healthy-tasting soup. And I love pakchoi. It’s possibly one of my most favourite veggies I think. Pakchoi, shitake mushrooms, spring onions aall combined nicely too. I would make that again. Might be nice…

Out of the ordinary


I don’t usually eat sandwiches as a)they are really boring and b)I really don’t like most bread and c)most bread doesn’t like me but today, being in an unfamiliar place (Highworth, Wiltshire countryside, near the bustling metropolis of Swindon) I had a sandwich for lunch. Oh my god. Chicken live and wild mushroom pate with…