All posts tagged: good oil

Degustabox Review | July Box

It’s been another month already (what is with that?) which means I’ve rifled through the contents of another Degustabox to tell you all about it. If you like what you see and want to subscribe yourself, use the discount code NMIWC for £3 off. Also, I forgot to mention last month how efficient/convenient/professional the delivery of these boxes are. It’s done by DPD and you get an email/text to tell you which day at which hour your box will arrive. Very cool. Anyway, on with the review… OK so first thing to get out of the way is the products I had to outsource the tasting of. Tasty Little Numbers because ready meals just make me sad (although I do appreciate the portion control aim with this product) and Weetabix on the go drinks because I didn’t want to replace my beloved breakfast with chocolate milk (25g sugar in that bottle!). I gave these to a friend who works at an office (these both screamed office fridge to me) and he said: I guess that’s what I get …

Sweet Roasted Tomatoes

I’m sure I tell you this all the time: I’m a huge novelty seeker. If I eat the same thing two days in a row – even if it’s just one component of a meal – it means I really bloody like it. I ate these tomatoes last night for dinner, and I’m eating them for lunch (right now, this is pretty much live blogging) today. I’m also going to stock up on more cheap-ass tomatoes (more on that in a second) to make them again next week. This all bodes well for you. These are sweet, they have this amazing concentrated flavour and they’re just perfect on toast with a little cream cheese (or soft goat cheese to cut through the sweetness a little bit, that’s what I would have used if I had it in). The best thing about these tomatoes is I used about a third of a punnet that only cost me 70p in Sainsbury’s. So one portion of these is what, 23p? Tomatoes at the supermarket suddenly get good this …