My name is Ros Ayres and here you will find my food reviews, recipes and features. Mostly I write about Sheffield although you will find my holiday food adventures are shared here too. Enjoy.


James Ramsden’s new cookbook

I am a collector of cookbooks and my bookshelf is predominately filled with these rather than works of fiction. I like popular cookbooks from the likes of Jamie Oliver, Rick Stein and Nigella as much as the next person, but I am becoming more fickle in my choices. Now, I like to seek out cookbooks that are a bit different and have a refreshing style. I don’t just want books that are a TV tie-in written by a celebrity chef. On that basis, I am pleased to say that I got ‘something a bit different’ with my recent acquisition of ‘Small Adventures in Cooking’ by James Ramsden.

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