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Greek inspiration for Autumn recipes

Greek inspiration for Autumn recipes

The weather is colder, Gloucester Studio has reopened for another year of cosy fireside meals and my week in Greece is a fast fading memory. I spent the first week of September in Athens and had a..

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Stunning weather for a party with friends

Stunning weather for a party with friends

On Saturday, we celebrated my husband’s Birthday at our now annual start of summer party. After a week of concerning (in a first world problems sense) weather reports it turned out to be a glorious..

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A smoked roast to round off half term

A smoked roast to round off half term

Half-term started out pretty grim due to our youngest being unwell and the weather being rather wet. Much as I like to say there’s no such thing as bad weather (only inappropriate clothing), when..

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Five Fires for a 60th Birthday

Five Fires for a 60th Birthday

There’s always a challenge when the weather is glorious and I have a booking in the restaurant. Walking into Gloucester Studio and being greeted by a crackling fire is an important part of any..

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

“Is it too late to wish you a very happy New Year” began an email yesterday. Possibly, but who really keeps track of these things?

My main New Year’s Resolution was to get my newsletter out and..

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Crumbs! It’s nearly Christmas

Crumbs! It’s nearly Christmas

In this month’s edition of Crumbs they “Feel the burn!” as they get “All fired up with the Pyromaniac Chef.” There’s a five page story which answers everything you could possibly want to know about..

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