Roasted Squash with Tahini and Za’atar from ‘Jerusalem’


There is an abundance of winter squash available at the moment; classic Butternut squash, sweeter Coquina squash, round squash and from the same family, pumpkins, delightful munchkins, marrows and globe courgettes. I like experimenting with different varieties and as soon as I bought these home I knew that I wanted to try a recipe from Yotam… 

Read More »

The St Albans Food and Drink Festival 2012 Highlights and Finale


This Sunday, the St Albans Food and Drink Festival 2012 drew to a close, as many of our vivacious local food and drink businesses, restaurants, cafés and bars came together during the festival finale. St Albans has never before played host to quite so much street food and general merry-making! The festival, organised by the St… 

Read More »

Giveaway: Forman and Field and Knorr Gourmet Food Box (Closed)


This week I’ve been cooking again with some delicious produce from online retailers Forman and Field and with some stock pots from Knorr. For dinner last night,  we had baby chickens baked with chipolatas and rice. From my own store cupboard, I added a sprinkle of Middle Eastern spice called za’atar. Check back next week for my recipe. In the… 

Read More »

Review and Giveaway: Bluebasil Gourmet Brownies


They say that good things come in small packages and in this particular case, a very good thing, or two, arrived in the post and practically knocked my socks off.  Bluebasil gourmet brownies. A little box, small, but perfectly formed. Tied with string with  a pretty label. It wasn’t Christmas day, but it could have been. They… 

Read More »

Giveaway: 2 x £50 Sainsbury’s Gift Cards


Fabulicious Food! was recently contacted by the Sainsbury’s team and asked to be a part of the Sainsbury’s Bank Family Blogger Network, as well as being highlighted in a feature on 20 Fantastic Family Food Blogs. The Sainsbury’s team liked my angle on family food, seasonal recipes and using locally produced food, as well as my blog events for other bloggers… 

Read More »

Review and Giveaway: Eat London 2 – All About Food (Book RRP £20)


With less than 100 days to go until the 2012 London Olympics and even fewer until the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations, all eyes will soon be on London. Food is a huge part of any celebratory occassion and (hopefully) visitors to London will be seeking out the very best places to eat, including cafés, restaurants, bakeries, food markets, as well as… 

Read More »