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  • Recipes

    French-style Walnut Parfait from Perigord Noir

    Two weeks ago I had the pleasure to visit the French region of Dordogne, specifically the area known as Périgord Noir and its capital Sarlat. I had three days to explore this gorgeous part…

    9th November 2015
  • Recipes

    Summer Fruit Salad with Coconut Ice-Cream

    Two weeks ago London was swept by a heatwave and the city reached record-high temperatures of 36.4 °C. As much as I love summer and the feeling of the sun shining on my skin,…

    15th July 2015
  • Sicilian Cassata Cake recipe with ricotta cheese and candied fruit

    My Family Recipes: Sicilian Cassata Cake

    The Cassata Siciliana is the most iconic Sicilian cake, an elaborate dessert made with sponge cake (called “pan di Spagna” in Italian) moistened with liqueur and layered with ricotta cheese, covered with marzipan and…

    14th July 2014
  • Travel

    After Hours with Penny Jirayuwatana

    Back in April I blogged about After Hours pop-up event at Ozone Coffee Roasters with chef Adam Degg. A few weeks ago I was asked to take photos at another one of these events…

    30th June 2014
  • Travel

    After Hours at Ozone Coffee Roasters

    After Hours is an itinerant dessert-only pop-up event which takes place monthly in London. A couple of weeks ago I was invited by a friend to try the tasting menu at Ozone Coffee Roasters…

    2nd April 2014
  • Recipes

    Chocolate Angel Food Cake

    In October I went to Wales for a long weekend with my husband and some friends. We stayed in a charming cottage in Brecon Beacons National Park and, on arriving at the cottage, I discovered a gorgeous cast…

    10th December 2013