All posts tagged: christmas

My Most Popular Recipes of 2017

Yeah, that’s right, my first blog post in a couple of weeks after spending all my time in the pub and dedicating myself to 0% productivity and what do I bounce back with? Recycled content. I’ve got lots of original stuff coming your way over the next few weeks, but I did want to take a moment to capture what worked really well on Cate in the Kitchen this year – even if just to remind myself what it is that you lot really want. That’s what I want this space to be about in 2018. Sharing recipes that interest you, that you’re gonna take one look at and say “that looks cheap and doable and I’m gonna make it on Wednesday after work”. I don’t want my recipes to be aspirational or overly food porny, I want them to be what you work in to your day to day life. This year I’m gonna infiltrate your kitchens more than ever before. That said, what did people seem to love most this year? 1 – Marmite …

Brighton Independent Christmas Menus 2017

The social season is almost upon us. It’s nearly time to finally catch up with those friends that you’ve been meaning to see all year, to celebrate Christmas with loved ones you won’t spend the big day with and to eat as much good food as humanly possible. I, being a true Christmas fairy, want to facilitate the good food element of December as well as I possibly can. So here I am to arm you with the best Christmas menus on offer in Brighton this year. I haven’t personally tried and tested each of these menus, but I asked only my very favourite restaurants for their menus, so I can personally vouch for their ability to consistently deliver the good stuff.   ************************************************************************************* Busby and Wilds 8-9 Rock Street, Brighton, BN2 1NF 01273 696 135 ************************************************************************************* Semolina Bistro 15 Baker St, Brighton BN1 4JN 01273 697 259 My review of Semolina This menu is pre order only and is available from the 1st to the 22nd of December   ************************************************************************************* The Ginger Pig 3 …