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Christmas nibbles and tipples - a round up.

During the holiday season we all like to treat ourselves to a few little extras. As I’ve been wandering around the shops a few tasty morsels have popped themselves into my shopping basket. 395 more words

Food Discovery


Location: Victoria, Threadneedle St
Cuisine: British
Website: Dine with M
Price: £££
Occasion: Brunch
Staff: Once again, my favourite waiter pulled out all the stops with his service – Caesere  158 more words

My Fake Thermomix

I’ve wanted a Thermomix for the last couple of years. Apparently they can save you plenty of time in the kitchen. They also simplify from scratch cooking, which makes it easier to avoid the nasty additives in packaged food. 423 more words


Apple Cup Cocktails

Following up on yesterday’s posts in case you don’t like purple drinks, may I suggest some Apple themed cocktails for Friday’s big game instead?

Head over to Pinterest and just do a quick search for Apple Cocktails to see your options – given the early kick-off, I’m leaning towards the Mimosa or Bellini choices, mmm


This week

Today at 2.30pm Voicebox:Opera in Concert are performing Bellini’s I Capuleti e i Montecchi.  It’s Bellini’s take on Bandello rather than Shakespeare, not a lot happens and the orchestral music is ho hum so a semistaged version with piano isn’t a bad bet if the singing is good.   302 more words

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