It’s been a long time coming but, after what feels like forever, spring is just around the corner. With its arrival, people are enthusiastically shaking off their hats and scarves along with the dreariness that often coincides with the colder winter months. Much like waking up from a bad dream, spring feels like a welcome relief from the bitter temperatures of January and February and marks the beginning of the brighter days. As well as this, and just another reason why it wins first place in the Best Season Ever Awards (we didn’t just make that up), it marks the arrival of our favourite, sugary sweet holiday.
We chatted to Daylesford Farm’s Head Chef Gaven Fuller about his favourite recipe for Easter (we’ve got some easy Easter favourites of our own) and he let us into the secrets behind his slow-cooked lamb shoulder with white beans and salsa verde mayonnaise. We’ve got Gaven’s lamb recipe for you so that you can make it at home and impress your family and friends this for Easter.
Easter is around the corner, and the UK is gearing up for visits from the Easter Bunny and an overload of delicious Easter treats. Why not change things up this year by giving the shop bought chocolates a skip and baking your very own traditional Easter cake with help from our easy Easter baking recipe. Take a look at our Easter blog recipe on how to make chocolate treats.
Easter is fast approaching and aside from gorging on chocolate, it can be the perfect opportunity to enjoy some fun with the family. While we’re sure you will want to relax, there’s no need to spend the entire weekend cooped up in front of the TV, we’ve come up with some family fun activities to keep you entertained all weekend!
We did a quick straw poll round the office to find out what Red Letter Days staff are doing over Easter and got some very surprising responses. While some people are going down the traditional route, opting for picnics and visits to theme parks, another will be continuing their tradition to hold an Easter egg hunt in a different park every year. Easter is also one of the busiest times of the year to fly, and a few lucky colleagues will be heading off on short city breaks. However, we did receive some slightly unusual responses from three members of staff – so read on to find out who in…
Looking for something sweet to make with the kids or with friends this Easter? The chocolatey holiday coming up deserves to be marked with a special treat, so why not try these simple chocolate birds nests?