Review: Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch [affiliate]

Review: Rivers of London by Ben Aaronovitch [affiliate]

One of the delights of reading is the ability to re-visit old favourites. Books that envelope you like an old friend; vaguely familiar but with the excitement of forgotten memories. I’ve found myself lately turning to a few old comforts, such as the Rivers of London series by Ben Aaronovitch. A beguiling mix of the supernatural, crime-fighting and unusual personifications of London, the series is one that I recommend to nearly everyone. Disclosure: post contains… View Post

The Flavour Thesaurus: Book Review

The Flavour Thesaurus: Book Review

The Flavour Thesaurus by Nicky Segnit isn’t a recipe book, not really, it’s so much more. The author has taken 99 common flavours and sorting them into flavour families, matching them, exploring traditional pairings – such a Lamb and Mint and less traditional – such as Avocado & Coffee or Ginger & Egg. A 3-year labour of love for the author, it’s not exhaustive but really interesting for broadening your cooking horizons. It’s a mixture of… View Post