Tag Archives: Custard

Simply Fish, Camden

Simply Fish is (you’ve guessed it!) a restaurant specialising in fish, they’re clearly from the Ronseal school of naming. Near Camden, we went on a cold and rainy Sunday and this was the other meal I have eaten with my … Continue reading

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The London Mess at The Dissenting Academy, Newington Green

We went to The Dissenting Academy to experience the London Mess new venture from Head Chef Jim Thomlinson. Jim is well known for putting his own interesting and innovative twists on classic dishes. When you walk into this venue, you … Continue reading

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Our twist on a classic Meu Bem Querido (a meringue topped coconut custard dessert) – with Chocolate and Cinnamon

Here is our twist on a classic Meu Bem Querido recipe (a meringue topped coconut custard dessert) with Chocolate and Cinnamon. Meu Bem Querido translates as My Very Dearest Darling. Serves 8 INGREDIENTS: 1 tin of condensed milk 2 tins … Continue reading

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VQ Bloomsbury – a great place for recharging your batteries whatever the time of day (or night)!

We went to Vingt-Quatre (VQ) Bloomsbury as we had heard great things about VQ – including an endorsement from Gordon Ramsay of their Chelsea branch (it is one of his favourite places to take his family). The concept is to … Continue reading

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