Author: Ren Behan

Risotto recipe

By Ren Behan Risotto is an Italian dish, made with rice grown in the north of Italy. A simple risotto should only take around twenty minutes to cook, making it a quick-to-the-table, fresh and healthy meal. It’s an Italian staple and the very best thing about it? Once you learn how to make a basic Read the full article…

vegetarian pizza with feta, olives and pine nuts

By Ren Behan Having just spent the week in Emilia Romagna, exploring some of the towns and cities nestled in the heart of the Tuscan-Romagna Apennine Mountains, I can happily say that we enjoyed going out for a pizza or two. Pizza is the perfect family-friendly food. In fact, I’ve yet to meet a person Read the full article…

fried egg on toast with pepper

By Ren Behan When chickens are happy (nice food, a bit of sunshine and plenty of freedom to peck around) they lay tastier eggs. So, it makes sense to buy the freshest and best eggs you can afford. Free range and organic are two indicators of a properly ‘good egg.’ Eggs are incredibly versatile and Read the full article…

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Food Blogger Connect is coming back to London this summer for its huge fifth anniversary celebration, bringing together food lovers from across the globe at a three-day weekend conference with lectures and workshops from award-winning bloggers, food writers, and photographers. Founded by Bethany Kehdy, author of The Jewelled Kitchen, FBC has gone from strength-to-strength over the past Read the full article…

Asparagus with parmesan grated on top

By Ren Behan St George’s Day officially marks the start of the British asparagus season. The season is short, usually just eight weeks long, during which British growers guarantee some of the freshest asparagus around. In some cases, particularly in East Anglia, the asparagus on the shelf might even have been picked just a few Read the full article…