Recipe – Eggs Benedict

I absolutely love this breakfast, the ham, the eggs, the hollandaise, it’s a perfect combination and here’s my take. To serve two, you will need: 2 English muffins (shop bought or make your own using my English Muffin recipe here) 7 eggs (as fresh as possible) 120g unsalted butter, plus extra for buttering the muffins…

Recipe – English Muffins

English Muffins, the name, fascinates me. They’re really a bread drop scone and it’s another little language import from our cousins in the US. But they do form the base of a lot of breakfasts, so I thought I’d give them a go. For around 10 you will need: 300g strong bread flour 150ml milk…

Recipe – Huevos Rancheros

My friend Dean wanted me to try this Mexican breakfast, he does mean gluten free pancakes so I’m hoping if I do this, he’ll let me have that recipe! This is a great breakfast which takes a little prep and but is quick to do when it comes to it, it’s full of flavour with…

Recipe – French Toast and Bacon

I’ve never really been sure how French French toast is, but my wife really likes it and we tried it with Jack, he liked it too! For each serving, you will need: 4 slices unsmoked streaky bacon 1 sliced white bread from a normal loaf or sourdough 1 egg 2 tablespoons milk 25g butter 1…

Recipe – One Pan English Breakfast

I recently asked in Facebook for everyone’s favourite weekend breakfast and the lovely Tracy Harkness told me about her favourite, which is a kind of Full English in a single pan. So I thought I’d have a go! It really was simple and very yummy. Per person/serving, you will need: 4 cherry tomatoes, halved Around…

Review – Limeyard California Kitchen

Limeyard is a small but growing chain of restaurants with an outlet near us in Staines. We’ve been a few times and always enjoyed it there as it’s a great combination of traditional American-inspired favourites with some twists, at a fairly reasonable price. On our last visit, we went for Sunday brunch for Mother’s Day….

Recipe – American Style Pancakes

Jack had a new book called ‘Rhinos Don’t Eat Pancakes’ where a rhino, who escapes from the zoo, ends up chilling out with a little girl who feeds him pancakes. It’s great fun, but Jack then decided he’d like pancakes for his birthday breakfast. Looking at the book, they were the American-style fluffy pancakes, similar…