Delicious Dart 7

Food run

Due solely to the current position of the planet Earth in its orbit around the sun, people will once again be crying off alcohol, signing up for the gym, decrying the over-consumption of food and drink and making short-lived and overly-optimistic promises for the year ahead. And doing all of that with a massive hangover as well.…

Moor beer

Moor! You want Moor?

Having had an enjoyable experience with canned beer recently, I was keen to see if this was a fluke. A one-off. Obviously the thing to do was to buy some more beer, right? What I actually did was to buy some Moor beer. That’s a good-looking lineup if ever there was one. As well as…

Risotto simmering

Souped-up risotto

Here is the second in a yet-to-be-wittily-titled series where I tell you more about what we have been eating (missed the first one, then read it here). Why am I doing this? Mainly because I can. But also because it cannot hurt to occasionally put my blog where my mouth is and let you know…

High Wire Grapefruit

Can you believe it?

Here I am, holding a can of beer. It’s like I’m 16 again. (Sorry mum, I mean 18. Er, 20? 33?). To my mind, cans have long been associated with a less sophisticated form of drinking beer. The kind where you neck any old beer as quickly as you can before dancing around like an…

Sweet potato curry 2

Flexible food

I was thinking the other day – it does happen sometimes, promise – and it occurred to me that I rarely talk about the food I am eating. I mean, recently, I have been talking about food that I should be eating, but I haven’t really said much about what Mrs Running Buffet and I are…

Beer bubbles

Trick or treat

What do you mean, I’m a couple of weeks too late? Okay, so Halloween may have come and gone, but the title sums up my trepidation when approaching a bottle of Chocolate Lager from the Hogs Back Brewery. I mean, chocolate lager? That’s never going to work. You quite often get chocolate flavours in beer, but…