Aylin Ward Cooks

Monthly Archives: February 2023

Have you fallen for the allure of the AGA yet?

You don’t have to look too far to see why so many people fall head over heels for their AGA. Especially today, Valentine’s Day. Perhaps best known for its excellence in slow cooking. The gentle, consistent heat of the AGA... Read More

Thinking of Turkey

It was so devastating for me to hear that my beautiful home country had suffered the worst effects of an earthquake. I can’t thank the Disasters Emergency Committee enough for their incredible help in support of Turkey and Syria. I... Read More

Making the most of seasonal produce

We are fortunate to live in a country with four distinct seasons and the variety of fruits and vegetables that this provides. It makes for the most delicious and healthy diet, we just need to make a conscious effort to... Read More

Burns Night 2023 at Norwich City Football Club with Delia Smith

Last week I was invited along to  a fascinating night of poetry, whisky, and fine Scottish dining to celebrate Burns Night (25 January) at Norwich City Football Club. I joined in to celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s most famous national... Read More

Spice Up Your Life – Ginger

One of the health benefits of fresh ginger is that it contains gingerol. A favourite of alternative wellness teachings, gingerol is the bioactive compound in ginger and it has powerful antioxidant effects. Eating fresh ginger boosts your immune system, and... Read More