Umami Indian Kitchen | Lordswood Road Harborne

I always think that there’s two types of Indian restaurant: the type you want to be able to fall into at 1am after a few drinks when the cravings for greasy, fat food have set in, and then the fine dining type: elegant, with white table cloths and low, soft lighting.  Umami falls into the latter. Continue reading

Prezzo | Wood Street Stratford-upon-Avon

I’ll be honest, our choice of where to eat in Stratford-upon-Avon last Sunday afternoon was completely down to where I could use my Tesco Clubcard vouchers that had arrived the day before.   We usually end up using them in Pizza Express, but when I logged on to exchange them for restaurant tokens, I saw that Prezzo was now included, so that’s where we went. Continue reading

Chicken, Tomatoes, Tarragon | Three Good Things

So, it’s becoming a little tradition to start these Book Club posts announcing that I’ve never eaten one of the main ingredients from the recipe.  But this week, I already know I love all three, and I’ve chosen it for that very reason. Less experimentation, more comfort eating. Continue reading