About Me, Food & Drink, Norway, Norway, Recipes, Travel & Places, What's Happening

Norway’s brown cheese Brunost is a caramel-flavoured local secret

When a food is described as a national dish, rarely eaten outside its home nation, alarm bells start ringing. So it was for me on a recent trip to Oslo, Norway where I discovered Brunost, or brown cheese. In this interconnected world of international cusine, why hasn’t this particular food or ingredient escaped its national […]

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About Me, Devon, England, Food & Drink, Recipes, Travel & Places, What's Happening

Friends offer local food to Devon’s A30 travellers

Two university friends fed up with the poor quality food and drink served in so many roadside cafes and motorway services are taking matters into their own hands, and kitchen. Just off the A30 near Okehampton, Devon and sharing a car park with a Travelodge, the two pals have completely refreshed a tired old Little […]

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About Me, Food & Drink, Recipes, Travel & Places, What's Happening

Taste of Mexico on a wet London evening

Plates of fried locusts, tumbling piles of brightly coloured chillies and Mole Poblano dribbling down your chin can only mean one thing … you’re in Mexico. Straddling the Carribean Sea and Pacific Ocean Mexico is a land of extremes in climate, politics, geography and food. Always colourful, Mexico is enjoying a renaissance in its food, […]

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