Brunching out... If the words “pizza brunch” don’t excite you, then I’m afraid we can never be friends. Forget “cellar door”; I don’t think there are two more beautiful words in the English language. Aside from its euphonic charm, it’s also the main draw at Radici, Francesco Mazzei’s laid-back and slightly cavernous Islington restaurant. The premise is simple: pizza, if you go down that route, along with eggs, pancakes and the option to add on bottomless prosecco for £15 per person. Read more By Chloe brunch review: Vegans need junk food too Funnily enough, it’s the other brunch dishes we enjoy even more than the pizza. “Tuscany meets Puglia” is Eggs in Purgatory’s burlier cousin, boasting a beautifully thick and rich pappa al pomodoro, on top of which sits two white ovoids. Cut into one of them: a poached egg. And the other? Burrata, wonderfully creamy and immediately … [Read more...] about Brunch on Saturday: Radici review: Is there anything more beautiful than a ‘pizza brunch’?
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KANYE West tunes have the flavour of Cheesy Wotsits, says a man who can “taste” sounds.James Wannerton, 58, has synesthesia — a condition where people assign tastes to music or see words as colours.He was played several tunes and asked to match them to crisp flavours.While Kanye’s Gold Digger was “cheesy”, Jay Z’s 99 Problems was flame grilled steak.Little Mix’s Shout Out to My Ex was salt and vinegar, The Spice Girls’ Wannabe paprika and Green Day’s American Idiot tasted like pizza.Meanwhile Radiohead’s Creep was sour cream and onion and the Rolling Stones’ Start Me Up smoky bacon.“Jay Z gives off a meatier, steaky flavour.”Apparently Danniella Westbrook tastes of ham and After Eights.What if you were wired so your senses were interconnected and every time you heard Danniella Westbrook's name you actually TASTED thick cut ham and After Eights?Synaesthesia is a condition where a sensation in one of … [Read more...] about Ever wondered what Kanye West’s raps taste like? Man with bizarre condition says it’s Cheesy Wotsits
Danniella Westbrook tastes of ham and After Eights... wait here us out, this isn't a belated April Fool's, what if every time you heard a name you got a taste in your mouth?What if you were wired so your senses were interconnected and every time you heard Danniella Westbrook's name you actually TASTED thick cut ham and After Eights?Well for one man with Synaesthesia - who has the unique trait of having his taste and hearing connected - that is the case.Synaesthesia is a condition where a sensation in one of the senses, such as hearing, triggers a sensation in another, such as taste.But it’s not just that combination of senses that can become interconnected, in its most common form people with Synaesthesia hear sounds and associate them with colours.Celebrities like Pharrell Williams, Billy Joel, Mary J. Blige, and Kanye West have all claimed that this is something they experience.Fascinated by the unique and creative trait, The Sun Online tracked down James … [Read more...] about What does Holly Willoughby TASTE like? Man with rare condition that means names have flavours to him reveals what your favourite stars taste of
SOUP makes the ideal family lunch or dinner – it’s cheap, healthy and a great way of sneaking in all types of hidden vegetables.You can bulk it up by adding croutons, serving with home made bread or adding in pasta.And to make it a bit more exciting you can dollop cream, plain yoghurt or grated cheese on top.Here are three fantastic soup recipes that are really easy to make and tasty to eat. 33p per serving Serves 4Preparation time: 5mins.Cooking time: 30mins.One serving contains 160 calories (8% of recommended adult daily intake); 8g fat (12%); 4g saturated fat (20%); 13g sugar (14%); 0.4g salt (7%). YOU NEED:1 onion, chopped1 garlic clove, finely chopped1 chopped red chilli4 sun-dried tomatoes in oil1 tbsp tomato purée400g can chopped tomatoesHandful of basil leavesPinch of baking soda600ml milkMETHOD: Take 1 tbsp of oil from the sun-dried tomato jar and put in a large pan, then tip in the onion, garlic, chilli and sun-dried tomatoes.Cook over a moderate heat … [Read more...] about Mrs Crunch shares three tasty soup recipes that are packed with vegetables and easy to make
With the days closing in and a chill starting to take hold, it’s time to cook up some tasty winter warmers.Choose between Mexican Sweetcorn Soup and Tomato Soup With Soldiers, for quick and healthy hit of classic comfort food. Prepared to be bowled over by Ravinder Bhogal's winter warmers... Serves 6 Prep time10 minutes1 hourCals 384Sat fat 5g*1 bulb garlic*2 red chillies*4 long red peppers*1tbsp rapeseed oil*1 red onion, finely chopped*2tsp cumin seeds, toasted and roughly ground*2tsp coriander seeds, toasted and roughly ground*1kg sweetcorn*1L chicken or vegetable stock*2 avocados, chopped*Juice 1 lime*1 clove garlic, finely crushed*100g yellow and red cherry tomatoes, quartered*60ml extra virgin olive oil*2tbsp finely chopped coriander*3 jalapeños, slice 1 Preheat the oven to 200°C/180°C fan/gas mark 6. Wrap the garlic in foil and roast for 40 minutes until soft. Set aside to cool.2 Meanwhile, place the chillies and peppers under a very hot grill, turning … [Read more...] about We share tasty soup recipes for the family to share as winter nights draw in