Many of us can still remember the jingle for the Cottee's Cordial ad which ran in the 80s. My dad picks the fruit, That goes to Cottees To make the cordial, That I like best! If memory serves...the selection of flavours was pretty constant...orange, lime and pineapple. Funnily enough...our tastes have changed. There is a growing … Continue reading Blueberry Cordial
The Real Aperol Spritz
An intrinsic part of the Dolce Vita is the Aperitivo (Aperitif or pre-dinner drink) enjoyed daily by many Italians, as well as other Europeans. A healthy attitude towards the consumption of alcohol in Italy means that you can stop at a little bar, and order a aperitivo (always served with a selection of nibbles) for the same … Continue reading The Real Aperol Spritz
Not so naughty….. Hot Chocolate
This Hot Chocolate recipe is useful for those times when you have exceeded your allowance of daily coffee, but need a little pick-me-up to get you through the rest of the day. Unlike regular Hot Chocolate which is sweetened with cane sugar, the maple syrup used in this recipe has a lower glycemic index, … Continue reading Not so naughty….. Hot Chocolate
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