Tag Archives: dessert

Vapiano

Vapiano is a bright and breezy open plan restaurant specialising in Italian food. There are no waiters, instead you get given a card and every time you want something you go to a station and they swipe your card. When … Continue reading

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Tacu Tacu Food

We went along to the new burgers/ taco pop up in Casa Blue in Shoreditch. I’ve never been here before despite working in the area and found the bar to have a decadent vibe, with padded booths and a nicely … Continue reading

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Casa Negra, Shoreditch

Casa Negra is fun and funky Mexican in Shoreditch. On a warm summer evening with all the windows open and a frozen margarita in hand it felt like we were somewhere much more tropical than the Great Eastern Road. I … 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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10 Greek Street – and they have now opened their sister restaurant 8 Hoxton Square!

Minimalist decor and chalk blackboards greet you when you walk into this restaurant. The lamb with sweet potato and broccoli was lovely; perfectly cooked and just the right portion size I felt as it left some room for dessert. The … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Chocolate Orange Souffle

Serves 6 people 6 ramekins – greased with butter or sunflower oil 80ml Orange juice zest of 1 orange 80g golden caster sugar 4 large free-range egg whites / 6 medium free-range egg whites 20g Goan cinnamon 20g unsweetened cocoa … Continue reading

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