Whenever we go out for a meal, we struggle to find a good pudding for JB – there’s only so much sorbet someone can eat and in winter it’s not the most ideal! He does miss a good piece of cake, chocolate, tart – infact any sort of sweet treat!…

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Everyone knows how much I love Italy and it’s food and it’s wine.  We have pasta on a weekly basis in the HWO household (I’d have it every night if I could to be honest!).  My excitement was through the roof when I stumbled across fresh artisan pasta deliveries straight…

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Italy…an all round fabulous place – good weather, lovely people, amazing food and wine.  Need I carry on?!  I’ve been meaning to pop into the Italian Food Hall in Bath ever since it opened in November but with the usual rush of life, never made it in. However…JB and I managed…

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This year I finally managed to get a table at Lucknam Park for Mother’s Day – time for just Mama and Daughter to take a leisurely few hours to catch up on life, drink copious amounts of tea and eat delicate little cakes. Lucknam Park is an 18th century Palladian…

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With Mothers Day fast approaching, I thought I’d share this simple but incredibly delicious truffle recipe.  I made them at Christmas but used Baileys as the alcoholic base.  I thought I’d try the recipe with a sample bottle of X-Gin I had and was pleasantly surprised with the results! X-Gin…

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