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The Feature Kitchen

A social enterprise helping cooks from various cultural backgrounds to share their food via a weekend take away delivery service. For the past year I’ve had the pleasure of hosting and mentoring  Jacob Fodio Todd and his latest social enterprise, The Feature Kitchen. Jacob, came up with the idea of a weekend catering and home delivery […]

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Challah

Challah – the culture, history and continuity of a traditional Jeiwsh bread I grew up in South Africa, in a traditional Jewish house, where the rhythm of the week was punctuated by the Friday night Shabbat meal. Central to the Shabbat meal is the enriched bread known as challah. When I was young, my mum […]

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Food for the Future – Kew’s Science Festival at Wakehurst Place

I was asked to design a menu of food for the future recipes to tie in with Kew’s Science Festival at Wakehurst Place. It got me thinking about some of the big issues we are facing as a planet and species. As the climate changes and the earth’s population rises, as natural resources and arable land dwindles, how […]

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Food for Thought, Hastings

FOOD FOR THOUGHT HASTINGS, 27 April 17

Food for Thought, Hastings Join us for a community food networking and skill sharing day Food for thought, Hastings We are delighted to be co-hosting Food for Thought, Hastings – this symposium together with colleagues from Hastings Voluntary Action and Education Futures Trust. The aim is to get people with an interest in food and community activities together, to […]

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Christopsomo – Greek Christmas bread

Greek Christmas Bread,  a delicious festive bread with depth of flavour and intention . . . The dough is enriched with butter, milk, sugar, eggs and mixed peel. Some people add wine or ouzo to the dough for an even more flavoursome loaf. The traditional practice when making this bread is to knead all of […]

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Apple Day Recipes 2016

As usual, this autumn, we’ll be getting all pomological and cooking some delicious fruit based food at community apple days across the south east, starting with Apple Day @ Stanmer Park in Brighton on Sunday 2 October. Then we’ll be in Slindon for the National Trusts Apple Day on Saturday 8 October The Arundel Community Apple […]

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