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Itsu Sweet Chocolate and Banana Dessert Dumplings

After a little break I am back and talking desserts. Nestled in the frozen aisle are these Itsu Sweet Chocolate and Banana Dessert Dumplings *. Itsu aren’t the first to twist their classic savoury dishes into a sweet dessert, but they’re certainly the first I’ve tried. The picture alone makes me want to dive right in, and can only hope they turn out as good as they look.  Coming in at £3.50 a pop, each box contains 15 dessert dumplings. These can be found in frozen aisles at  Tesco, Waitrose and Ocado. They come in three flavours, Chocolate & Banana, Caramelised Apple…

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Party Seasons: Champagne & Prosecco Cocktails

We are getting close to the glitz, the glamour and the festivities and a glass of bubbles couldn’t be more perfect at such a time. It is tradition that the bubbles are flowing in our house on Christmas Day, as well as throwing in a few cocktail creations thereafter to see us through to New Year. So naturally I cannot think of a better time to share some champagne and prosecco cocktails to really get us in the party spirit, and perhaps give you some drink inspiration.  Last year I put together a few recipes of varying cocktails, FYI The Sparkling…

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KIND Sea Salt Nut Bars

I confess I have never had a KIND bar. I cannot really pinpoint as to why but it is just not a snack bar I have ever picked up, however that is all going to change because the lovely people at KIND sent me not one, not two but a whole variety box of the them to try.  First thought – there are SO many flavours! Second Thought – which to start with they all sound delicious! Needless to say I settled on these 3 KIND Sea Salt Nut Bars*. Caramel Almond & Sea Salt, Maple Glazed Pecan & Sea Salt…

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Ocean Spray Cranberry Original and No Added Sugar Juice

The cold and wet weather has been in full force recently and it is predicted that it is going to be the coldest winter in 8 years!! Whether we have a White Christmas, or not as is usually the case, boosting and supporting ones immune system is firmly on the agenda and Ocean Spray Cranberry Juice* is going to help do that. So what is so good about cranberries? Well the humble little cranberry isn’t just for being smooshed and dolloped onto the side of your roast turkey dinner. Not only do they contribute to whole body health, particularly when…

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Pip & Nut Chocolate Orange Almond Butter

Happy December!! It’s officially the month of Christmas and it’s all about the festive foods. Now not something I would traditionally go for but on the flavour sides of things Pip & Nut Chocolate Orange Almond Butter screams Christmas. A little while back the lovely people at Pip & Nut sent the best packaged gift ever, and inside were an array of Pip & Nut butters, which one by one I am working my way through them. As you can imagine Pip & Nut Chocolate Orange Almond Butter * is a limited edition pot and combines roasted almonds, rich cacao and zesty…

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