Monschau

A DAY IN MONSCHAU

Monschau is a little town on the border of Belgium and Germany and I have heard great things about it’s Christmas market.  Which is…

What's Been Happening in Brussels

La Piola Brussels

LA PIOLA GETS A MAKEOVER

There is something rather exciting about one of your favourite restaurants getting a makeover; what will they change? will I still love it? First,…

Recipes From Around The World

National Nut Day

MTEDZA SAVOURY RICE RECIPE

Did you know that today is National Nut Day?  I’m not gonna lie, I didn’t even know there was a National Nut Day.  When…

KEDGEREE RECIPE

I’ve really been enjoying cooking all these traditional Scottish dishes; Haggis, Cock-A-Leekie Soup, Cheese and Onion Oat Pie and Cranachan, the last one (for…

Traditional British Dish Toad-in-the-Hole

TOAD-IN-THE-HOLE RECIPE

No one seems to know how Toad-in-the-Hole made it to the UK.  There are theories that it came from Italy in the 19th century,…

CRANACHAN RECIPE

On VHE this week, we have been looking at Scottish dishes that use oats. Turns out the Scots have been eating oats since medieval…