Oct 08

Chocolate Biscotti Mousse

Wow, my first trip to the USA and I actually had time to make dessert and feature a new blog post – that’s never happened before. Well the month long holiday has well and truly come to an end. We have packed up and left New York and arrived home today. It is approximately 3 am and I am wide awake after having slept significantly in the afternoon. So screwed. Write blog post. Enjoy.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/sweet/chocolate-biscotti-mousse

Sep 27

Team Pizza Weekend – USA 2016

The round up of a very epic weekend in Kenosha at a gorgeous lakeside property on the shores of Lake Michigan. This would be our 4th EVE event and this time it is to meet up with all the American gamers – none of the Canadians made it, which is unfortunate. But we still had an awesome weekend and I would do it all over again if I could.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/travel-2/team-pizza-weekend-usa-2016

Aug 14

Lemon Blueberry Streusel Cake

Been meaning to do this for a while now, one of those tray-bakes that end up being cut into delightful squares and stacked on top of each other. Tray-bakes are also fun and easy to do, with a million varieties just waiting to be explored. Today I made my first which was meant for a tea party I was meant to attend.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/sweet/lemon-blueberry-streusel-cake

Apr 18


It was only a matter of time until this trip had to happen. I mean, we are as far west as we can go in Europe, we can almost smell America from here. Super excited about this trip as it will be my first ever visit state-side, and R. will be able to do his thing and meet up with more EVE buddies along the way. Trip is still in the planning stages, so here is where we are at for now.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/travel-2/united-states-of-america

Feb 19

Christmas and New Year mash up : Ireland 2016

So, looks like 2016 has arrived and I have been missing from the blogoshpere for almost a year. Wow, where did time go? What have I been up to? Well in a pinch, I have been adjusting to new life in Ireland and to the new job, new house, pretty much new everything. Then the parents came for a visit and so it was a pretty packed few months to say the least. Here is a snippet of what we got up to during my hiatus. It’s good to be back tho.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/travel-2/christmas-and-new-year-mash-up-ireland-2016

Jul 20

Chicken, Mushroom & Leek Casserole

Yupp, I did it … I have made a warming chicken, mushroom and leek casserole in the dead of summer, and I have no regrets. Welcome to Ireland, where we seem to have waltzed from spring directly into autumn this year.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/savoury/chicken-mushroom-leek-casserole

Jun 24

Croquette of Cod & Smoked Trout

Here is a great way to get your kids eating fish, and also a way to clean out your fridge of any leftover mashed potato in one fell swoop. These babies have all the characteristics of a fun snack to have at garden parties or simply just to eat whenever. Crispy and crunchie on the outside, yet moist and creamy on the inside… delicious!

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/savoury/croquette-of-smoked-trout-cod

May 27

Lamb Kofta Curry

Welcome one and all to my very first food post from Ireland. Feeling very happy and in spite of the obvious startup hiccups here and there, we are settling in very nicely. Ireland is well known for their lamb so here I present a dish using 100% Irish lamb mince, using it to make this intensely flavourful Indian curry.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/savoury/lamb-kofta-curry

May 27

Wales to Ireland in 15-hours.

Final day of travelling for us and it is going to be a loooong one. Another one of those long distance drives done in a single day. It will be the last part of my three part series documenting our journey across five countries to eventually end up in Ireland.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/travel-2/wales-to-ireland-in-15-hours

May 17

Eating Round Cornwall.

As with all my travels, food plays a huge role and I always make it a point to sample the local specialties. Here we were in Cornwall for about three weeks and it gave us a nice time frame to sample a wide variety of things … all of them good eats, from the local pub meals to chippy fare. I even ate some tinned stuff from the supermarket … yeah, it’s that kinda holiday.

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://foodflurries.com/travel-2/eating-round-cornwall

Older posts «