A Rosé Bank Holiday

It’s a super bank holiday weekend in London and I’ve enjoying a range of different Rosé and pink wines perfect to enjoy in the sunshine.  Barefoot Pink Pinot Grigio This wine is perfectly light yet very fruity compared to other Rosé wines. This includes apple, peach and raspberry flavours which work well as a solo…

Celebrating Oktoberfest with a Beer Cocktail

Oktoberfest is starting a littler earlier this year (September 17 – October 3) and it is the perfect time to try new beers and really enjoy the huge amount of beers available. As a cocktail obsessive I love that beer can also be used in a cocktail. I know it sounds weird but it’s true!…

Drinks for the New Year

A glass of red wine with friends is one of my most things to do and getting to try a few new red wines was an offer I couldn’t refuse. Campo Viejo Gran Reserva This is a very special wine. Perfect for special occasions it is a must have for any red wine fan. The…

Warm Up Winter With a Hot Toddy

Although later than planned it’s finally starting to get cold and Christmas is on the horizon. Horray! Bring on the hot meaty dinners, mince pies and of course hot drinks. I’ve been asked to try the Hot Toddy from thebar.com to celebrate the dark evenings and brisk cold which is now in the air. The…

Rice Dream Milk Review

There is a new milk substitute in my fridge at the moment and it is the gorgeous collection of rice drinks from Dream. I was sent the collection to try and all four of them had been devoured within 5 days. I think it shows how much I liked it. I’ve now bought more. I…

Drink Maple – water review

It’s time to try a new interesting water which comes from Maple Trees. I do admit I thought it was going to be sugary (thinking of maple syrup) but it’s a nice taste without being sweet. The water has a distinctive taste which is rather oaty and earthy. It’s very lovely and feels more like…

Black Garlic

I’ve been practising my photography skills and this gorgeous black garlic was a superb subject. It had a glorious texture and the colour was so rich and warm. I would love to know what you think x

Pg Tips Mellow Tea Night In

A huge happiness in life is a night in with a cup of tea and a good film. On the latest PG Tips quiz after answering all the questions to see which of their new teas I am, I was narrowed down to the mellow tea.  In the dictionary Mellow is defined as adjective, mellower,…

Easter at Aldi – Chocolate Cocktail Recipe

 This year Aldi have a fabulous and delicious Easter range of drinks, treats and cocktails essentials. I was so excited to receive this hamper from Aldi www.aldi.co.uk as it’s the first hamper I’ve ever had! I can see many hampers in my future. I don’t know why lovely things in a wicker basket are so…