Toffee Madeleines

Toffee Madeleines

So we start with the best of intentions. We’re going to make madeleines the way they’re supposed to be made and they’re going to be wonderful. We’re not going to add any unconventional mix-ins or essences. We’re going to make classic French madeleines. So we start browning the butter to make beurre noisette just like … Continue reading

Berry Trifle

Berry Trifle

You can’t force inspiration. And food inspiration is hard to come by when you’re trying to get trim for the summer. Honestly, is there anything less inspiring than some sort of grilled protein and veggies? Sure, if you ate that three times a day, you might be skinny like a Victoria’s Secret model (all of … Continue reading

Chocolate Coconut Cups

Chocolate Coconut Cups

Does anyone else still have Easter chocolate? Until a couple of days ago, we did. At this point, you’ll be thinking “HOW is this possible?”, given what we know about sugar being addictive, Easter chocolate being especially yummy and in any case, Easter being a whole two weeks ago. I mean, we shouldn’t even be … Continue reading

Tropical Kheer

Tropical Kheer

[Sorry for the 2 week delay, A dropped tea all over her laptop and then almost to ensure its total death, applied a hairdryer to the keys. The insurance company has finally replaced it, which means we are back to blogging and will resume our normal service 🙂 ] We don’t know about you, but … Continue reading

Baked Kheer

Baked Kheer

Yes it’s definitely autumn here in London. Blustery (love that word), rainy, chilly and damp. As ever in London, it seems autumn always creeps up on us – one moment we’re in jersey tops and jeans…and then we’re in jackets and jersey tops and jeans and our shoes are never quite dry. Crazy. And honestly, … Continue reading