FOOD

The food category covers recipes and reviews, it’s the parent category for these two topics.

How to cook amazing tofu

How to cook amazing tofu

Recently I have been asked a few times, what’s the best way to cook tofu? For the past two years, I’ve been eating a “flexitarian” diet (read What do flexitarians eat? to find out more) which means I have to…

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Meet the Maker: Mama Z

Meet the Maker: Mama Z

Following on from my first Meet the Maker post where I spoke to Ancoats’ latest restaurateur Nelson of Viet Shack, I also went to see the lovely Zos of “Mama Z” to find out more about her food and what brings…

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The Best Ever Campfire Chilli

The Best Ever Campfire Chilli

I recently went on a great camping trip with friends to celebrate my boyfriend’s 30th (🙊) birthday. We went to one of our favourite spots in North Wales – Snowdonia! – and took along some great food to enjoy whilst…

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Meet the Maker: Viet Shack

Meet the Maker: Viet Shack

When people ask me “where’s your favourite place eat in Manchester?” I always mention Viet Shack and Fusion Lab. It’s my favourite kind of food… An explosion of Asian flavours, crispy, juicy BBQ meats piled high on burgers or served…

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M&S Steak with Salsa Verde

M&S Steak with Salsa Verde

I think this glorious weather we’ve been having is about to take a turn for the worst. I’m not one for relying on weather apps as in my experience they always get it wrong. I like to “feel” the weather…

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