For those of you that follow my reviews, you’ll probably already be aware of my previous Turtle Bay posts. I have been a fan since my very first experience, during their opening week which had me sold at RUM CAKE & BAHAMA MAMA! This being said, it’s been a wee while since I’ve managed to get across to Turtle Bay, Norwich. This is the first … Continue reading Turtle Bay New Menu Review
This post is really ever so late! Sorry! I thought it had posted, but turns out my app had broken 😦 Forgive me! Norwich is so lucky for it’s food & drink scene. I don’t think it knows quite what it has on it’s doorstep! However, having returned to the area last year for work, I noticed it had been a little lacking in … Continue reading Bar & Beyond Norwich Review
Thursday 13/10/2016, I was invited to join others for the Rooftop Garden Press/preview night in Norwich. I am not sure whether it was the fact I built up expectations prior to the event that led to me being so disappointed or not, but I was. Having read some other reviews of the night, I am glad some people got to try the little food that … Continue reading Rooftop Garden Preview Night
(Picture to come here soon! <3) I N G R E D I E N T S 2 Tablespoons olive oil Chorizo sausage, sliced – Thickness own preference 2 x chicken breasts, diced 1 onion, roughly chopped 1 garlic clove, peeled and crushed 1 red pepper, deseeded and diced 225g paella rice Few strands saffron 900ml chicken or veg stock 100g (4oz) green beans, halved 1 … Continue reading Chicken & Prawn Paella
A place after my own heart. Norwich has been doing amazingly as far as Food & Drink goes lately. This is definitely a welcome addition to the list, who opened their doors in June! “Figbar is a modern meeting place, where pre-theatre pick-me-ups shine and first dates don’t have to end. “ Having been in contact with Stephanie, who welcomed mini crumb recently, I can … Continue reading Figbar, Norwich
I am the worlds worst for abusing my skin, I expect it to look fabulous regardless to what I eat, drink or put on it! Here’s a little info on what might be causing you zit doom, and my own skin issues! The Forehead I am the world’s worst for scratching, picking, agitating… E V E R Y T H I N G! Spots here … Continue reading What does your skin say about you?
Last night was their Norwich preview party, and although I am suffering this morning from sampling all their yummy cocktails, I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed myself! I got the opportunity to try a varied selection of food and drink, allowing my ‘no alcohol’ rule to slip a little bit…. Admittedly, I can’t write this review as a TRUE diner, though that … Continue reading Turtle Bay Preview Night Food Review
COMPETITION: WIN DINNER FOR 4 AT NORFOLK’S FIRST TURTLE BAY IN NORWICH! Norwich should prepare for a big slice of sunshine – as Turtle Bay Caribbean restaurant and bar prepares to roll into its first city in Norfolk! It’s all about rum, reggae and jerk this summer! Turtle Bay is set to open its doors to Norwich on the 30th August, bringing a new, vibrant … Continue reading Free food?! Win yourself a meal for 4 at Norfolks New Spot
Not quite the feast I had planned. Had an issue with a broken bag, and only red wine and a quick meal would do! I N G R E D I E N T S dried or fresh egg noodles, a nest per person 1 tbsp sesame oil, plus 1 2 x chicken breasts, cut into chunks 2½ tbsp groundnut oil 2 garlic cloves, finely … Continue reading Chicken Chow Mein
Ingredients: 2 lb / 1 kg chuck steak, brisket or other slow cooking beef, cut into large cubes (around the size of golf balls) (see notes) 1tbsp oil (vegetable, peanut, canola) 1 cinnamon stick 3 cloves 3 star anise 3 cardamon pods (or ½ tsp of cardamon powder) 1 lemongrass stick, bottom half of the stick only and smashed 1 x can coconut milk (see … Continue reading Beef rendang!