When Your Currywurst is the Currybest and cooked Frankfurt Style

I’m pretty much done with winter. A new storm every other week, having the keep the heating on longer than usual, and soaked cuffs on the jeans. If there was some heavenly cure to take my mind off all these things. Then I remembered about the currywurst I had in Frankfurt and everything changed.

Spreading Your Own Chocolatey Goodness

We welcome all spreads with open arms here at the blog. And while we would usually focus on using raw ingredients to make fruity spreads, it’s always good to dish out a recipe a little bit different.

Check Your Plums & Make Some Jam

The weather outside might be horrible, and Axel Rose may have warned us of November Rain, cold hands and wet feet are no excuse to stay away from the kitchen and feel your bits when making jam. We’re raising awareness of testicular cancer this month (as everyone should) and that means one thing: PLUM JAM!

Food Cures

Here at Garlick and Plum Jam we love to talk about food, almost as much as we love eating it! Recently we’ve noticed a strong increase in the number of ‘miracle’ foods which claim to cure everything from arthritis to bone cancer.

Awesome Egg Moulds

The egg; whether it’s boiled or fried, scrambled or poached, in a salad or in a bun, with chips or with soldiers unless you’re Vegan then there’s good chance it’s quite important to your weekly diet.

My Wee Side Project

I recently started work renovating the back room of our house into a quiet study/lounge area. I’ve always been a bit of collector of vintage and industrial items to furnish my house with and wanted to carry this on into the new room.

Eating Lots & Losing Weight: It’s Possible

We love eating on this site. From hearty breakfasts to quick style lunches to slow cooked dinners: you name it, we have probably made it. And while all this good eating is good for our taste buds, sometimes it isn’t so good when it comes to our waistlines. For people trying to lose weight, diets… Read More »

Healthy Sweets for the Health Concious

We’re all prone to something sweet, but if you’re trying to lose weight or build muscle it’s generally best to avoid sugary treats! Fortunately the fitness community has you covered, with a recent trend towards high protein sweets and treats helping you meet your cravings and still stick to your diet. The key is to… Read More »

How To Choose The Perfect Olive Oil

Olive oil has become extremely popular these days and many people regularly us it for their cooking. Additionally, many studies have highlighted the health benefits of olive oil, making it a healthier alternative to other cooking oils. Owing to this, the market is flooded with various types of olive oil. This makes it extremely difficult… Read More »