I decided to make a peameal bacon, a Canadian favourite
So I made a besan, without really using any measures or scales. It came out all right. Recipe posted in case you would like to have a go.
I’m a fan of chilli sauces. I haven’t posted in a while (various things) but buying a new chilli sauce, albeit one that I have tried before made me feel like posting a review. This particular sauce was on offer at Sainsbury’s today, which, by the way, has declined somewhat in its offerings, choice and generalContinue reading “Review : McIlhenny Co Tabasco Pepper Sauce Chipotle”
I try a new snack and also a new ‘probiotic’ drink
The vending machine here at the Westwood Centre for Teacher Education (Warwick University) is a real blast from the past. Some classics : Fry’s Peppermint Cream, a Nestlé Crunch bar, a row of Rio canned fruit juice. It appears to have been stocked completely at random by a British office worker. It also featured oneContinue reading “Review : Walkers Lime and Black Pepper”
I picked these up from Sainsbury’s. L and I were wandering the aisles looking for novelty in consumer form, one of my favourite activities and something I find genuinely gratifying, if a little hollowed out. There is probably something wrong with me deep down, something unfulfilled (I always wanted to live by the sea; IContinue reading “Review: Chocolate Buddy Smooth Peanut Butter Cups”
I try a fancy coffee from a Tube station concession
I tried these at lunch the other day, for the first time. They are interesting – a mild cheese flavoured corn based snack. Their ‘fun’ shape allows for good scooping of salsa or some other dip or condiment. The fact they are corn and not potato based makes me wonder if they still count asContinue reading “Walkers Bugles”
Today I had a Waitrose Fairtrade Banana. Bananas are a yellow fruit that it eaten by peeling the exterior ‘wrapping’ off to expose a soft off-white fleshy protuberance. This particular banana had been in my bag for two days and was rather bruised, but the interior had survived relatively unscathed. Sadly, it was not sweet,Continue reading “Review : Waitrose Banana”
Inspired by Laura’s rustic style, today I made breakfast in a skillet and served it that way.