Raspberry and lemon curd brioche pudding…

There’s something about a cold, dark, grey Sunday evening that, unless you have the following week off and are headed to tropical climes to sip drinks with umbrellas and lay on white sands, can be fairly miserable.

Good thing then that this perfectly described as above Sunday evening had new ‘Homeland’ and home baked pudding to cast a little light into it’s gloom.

Custard and Carrie Matthews.

Really. Does it get any better…?

Only if you add fresh, juicy raspberries and soft, tangy, lemon curd slathered brioche fingers to the custard and a sofa and blanket to the tv viewing…oh wait.

We did.

And it was goooooooooooooooooooood…

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This completely finger licking recipe can be found here and it is with my utter thanks to it’s creator that I urge you to try it…


Heaven is chocolate and girlfriends done Cocomaya style…

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Right dear reader, grab your favourite lady because this is the place for blatant girls’ time! I’ve been to Cocomaya twice now, both times with an esteemed female friend and both times with great results. I have to admit, it’s not always just the food that lures me inside to battle with my arteries, it’s the unashamedly charming but brash look and the style of the place… Read More