Posts in Randoms
Haggis Neeps & Tatties
I’ve always loved a bit of Haggis, especially for breakfast…but on a recent trip to Edinburgh my wife and I called in to a little bar in the old town for a drink and bite to eat. The bar is called Arcade Bar, it’s on 48 Cockburn Street and its... moreRead more
What is a Tagine and how does it work?
What actually is a “Tagine or Tajine” and in what way or how does it cook food differently from other methods? Well I’ve eaten plenty, on holidays and at many of the amazing restaurants in and around Leeds, but here’s the ‘official’ wiki description: “Tajine or tagine is a North... moreRead more
Not sure yet why this place is called Seven Steps as I counted them and there are way more than 7 ???? Anyway, on Saturday 3rd September we popped out for a bite to eat at a place that has just opened in Pudsey, which to be honest is somewhere I’ve... moreRead more
What the hell is wrong with people…?
What the hell is wrong with people is hardly a food question…so why am I writing about it on here? Well after coinsidentally posting (for no reason) my third consecutive French based dish yesterday, which was how to cook the perfect omelette, we all woke up this morning to the... moreRead more
The Best & Easiest Fool Proof Way To Cook Fish
As the title suggests this is “The Best & Easiest Fool Proof Way To Cook Fish” (in my humble opinion ???? ). Yes you can grill it, deep or shallow fry it, BBQ, bake it or simply steam it but non of these methods are as effective as poaching. The... moreRead more
Vive Le France for Onion Soup & Euro 2016 Footy
Given we’re well in to the Euro 2016 Footy tournament (hosted by our neighbours France) I thought I’d put this out there…to explain what this “Vive Le France”expression actually means. The French expression “Vive la France” is one you’ll hear at the end of almost each politician’s speech. It’s one... moreRead more