Recipe from my friend @sueK who says this drink is “Seriously tropical, seriously cool.” Blend: * a frozen banana * half a cup of orange juice * half a cup of coconut water (on trend, in shops now in cans and boxes, and cheap too) Sip from your favorite glass with a party straw. Enjoy!
Drink of the week
An elegant spicy drink for a winter Friday night, but if it’s summer where you are, pour it over ice.* Make a pot of double-strenght spicy chia tea.* Let it cool, and strain.* Mix half and half with orange juice.* Flash it up with a cinnamon stick, a sprig of rosemary and an orange wedge. (Recipe […]
I was skeptical of this one but just tried it and it’s actually delicious! It is an acquired taste but you could well learn to love it. Its tart and refreshing all in one. It is also very good for the body (gut bacteria and digestion and even said to help with weight loss). * Mix […]
This is spicy and delicious and the perfect accompaniment to a lovely chatty evening. * Simmer 1 litre apple juice with a few slices of orange peel, 1 cinnamon stick and 3 cloves for 5-10 mins. * Sweeten to taste with a little honey
Verjuice is unfermented cabernet sauvignon, used in cooking and dressings. Very yummy. * Pour a dash of verjuice (2 – 3 tablespoons) into your favourite wine glass * Top with soda water until you get a nice rose colour. * Sip, enjoy