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Easy Cheesy Spinach Quesadillas

This is one of my very favorite indulgences.  Cheesy spinach quesadillas.  They are quick and easy to prepare plus very delicious, so yum, yum, yum! 459 more words

Food And Drink

American Gin - Success

We’ve been saying for years that if you want to make a superlative cocktail from a white spirit then there is no where else to go except for Gin. 212 more words

Food And Drink

Community Tavern - A New Culinary Gem in Portage Park

We had the opportunity this past week to check out the newest addition to the Chicago neighborhood of Portage Park called Community Tavern. Located on Milwaukee Ave, a few doors down from the historic Portage Theatre, Community Tavern is a breath of fresh culinary air to a neighborhood that has been lack luster in that area for quite some time. 1,082 more words

Food and Drink

Family time is special

On Wednesday 29th April Cathy came to see us. It was lovely to spend most of the day with her on that day. We enjoyed a drink and scone at Café Culture before bless her she came to help me sort out some of the things in the loft; a few boxes and rubbish were soon in my car to take to the tip the next day and a bin bag full of goods taken to the charity shop that day. 181 more words

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May 2nd - Design my own cocktail

This didn’t really go to plan….

My original plan was to design “The Yahello”, named after Kibbutz Yahel where I first had a pomello. My first issue was that I couldn’t find a pomello, so had to substitute for grapefruit, so the ingredients were as follows; 78 more words

Food And Drink

Fauhope Country House - a graciously artistic place to stay in the Scottish Borders

“Yet was poetic impulse given, by green hill and clear blue heaven”  

Sir Walter Scott

The Scottish Borders, Scott’s beloved countryside, offers gentle, rolling landscape, rivers, lochs and a dramatic sense of history with its abbeys, castles and grand mansions. 1,223 more words

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