Category Archives: Travel

Authentic Sangria

My visit to Barcelona last year reacquainted me with good Sangria and better still, whilst I was there I learnt how to make it. Sangria, for the uninitiated, is a wine punch, that has been traditionally drunk in Spain and Portugual … Continue reading

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Living the dream …

Soul Kitchen Blog is currently having an extended holiday in the Greek islands – living a dream in an idyllic fishing village and enjoying every minute of Greek summer blue skies and turquoise water. Picture postcard perfect, it is not … Continue reading

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Stamatis’ Kakavia (Greek Fisherman’s Soup)

For a country that has large percentage of it’s 11M population living on islands or near the coast, it stands to reason that this is a nation that has an integral relationship with the sea. The sea is a part … Continue reading

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Sticky Chicken Drumsticks

Inspired by the night markets in Kuala Lumpur, my recipe is adapted from the popular cookbook writer, Jill Dupleix. In KL, these wings are famous and a number of the night market stalls in Jalan Alor have the chicken wings … Continue reading

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Nahm, Bangkok

In a city where your average street food is a gastronomic delight – it is no mean feat that Nahm has made a stamp and named as one of the top five Asian restaurants in the world. Having dined at … Continue reading

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The island where people forget to die

I came across a fascinating article where the inhabitants of the Greek island of Ikaria, live long and happy lives well into their 80s and beyond. It was found that many reached the age of 95, two and a half … Continue reading

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Travel Memories: Briam in Nissyros, Greece

It is hard to determine a standout meal in a holiday full of fabulous food, but one of the most memorable meals I had on our recent trip to Greece, was at Kakakios Taverna on the waterfront on the island of Nissyros … Continue reading

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