FOODIE TIP…

Cheese

If you want to try a new recipe but can’t decide what to do then look in your fridge and freezer, type the ingredients that you have in a search engine online and a recipe with those ingredients will usually pop up.

FOR CHOCOLATE LOVERS ONLY….

chocolate

If like me you are a true chocoholic then you will enjoy some of my favourite chocolate sites that have lots of ideas for gifts for Christmas and if your in the area of the Southbank Centre Square, (behind Royal Festival Hall ) in London on December 9th-11th then you can also enjoy an outdoor chocolate festival.

Some of the things you could enjoy -Sample the delights of the world’s best Chocolatiers. From William Curley and Bill McCarrick to Damian Allsop and Paul Wayne Gregory.
Chat to Britain’s best artisan chocolate producers and pick up delectable gifts for friends and family. Savour an array of sweet and savoury chocolate dishes and cocktails. Learn about raw chocolate’s many health benefits http://www.festivalchocolate.co.uk/festivals/london/
Now some yummy chocolate sites to tempt you…

http://www.meltchocolates.com – they make fresh hand made chocolates and hold mini master classes for children every Wednesday and Saturday.

http://www.aubergechocolat.co.uk – winner of seven gold awards in the Great Taste Award including some dairy free chocolate with lots and lots for Christmas. They also do children’s and adult chocolate workshops ( a handy Christmas present for a chocoholic ).

http://www.nickygrant.com – a chocolate sculptress based in Cornwall with award winning chocolate truffles and standing at a number of Christmas shows in Newlyn, Truro, Trelowarren and Falmouth.

http://www.sweettreebyrivera.co.uk – chocolate trees (yum, yum) and lots lots more.