My incredibly busy June ended at the Tewkesbury Food and Drink Festival where my son formed part of the audience. I really enjoyed being on stage again and hope I can do more festivals next..
June is all about shows. On the 10th I made my first stage appearance at Cheltenham Food and Drink Festival and last weekend (my first weekend off in what feels like forever) I took my family to..
And I’m loving it!
I had a vegetarian in last weekend’s party so I decided to make the main focus of the meal suitable for everyone and flambed beetroot gnocchi with cognac and served cheery smoked..
It’s 1st June and crowdfunding is go! Saturday’s launch party sold out, went well and raised a total of £415 for Alzheimer’s Society and Lilian Faithful Homes. It gave me a great boost to launch..
Last week was the Gloucestershire Business Show, a fantastic event combining panel discussions, trade stands and a wide range of networking opportunities. I was there both days and got so much out..
My favourite flavour ice cream is pistachio and rose and while the puddings served at Gloucester studio recently have included Seville Orange Rice Pudding (baked in the fire in a hollowed out..
Last autumn I crowdfunded my fire kitchen but while the smoker has been up and running for several months, my intention was to have a bar so in warmer months my diners could feel welcome in the..
I’m terrible at taking time off but over Easter my hand was forced. We had hired a car so we could all travel together but it quickly became apparent that with six seats in use, luggage space was..
Andrew Kojima (known as Koj) was a Masterchef finalist in 2012 and last year had an amazing pop-up in Cheltenham. I never made it there but my friends that did made me jealous by waxing lyrical..