Category Archives for "Foodiephiles"

The truth of the matter is I don’t think I could call myself a Chef anymore, but those of you who remember my last Blog “The Hospitality Guru” know I’m obsessed with beautiful, magical, delicious (get in my belly) amazing food.

I loved cooking and experimenting with flavours and textures and exotic spices, and working with the Chefs who managed to describe most mouth watering, taste tantalising and exquisite food prefixed by a four letter word, until the lure of ‘front of house’ called, and with hardly a backward glance I left behind the noisy frantic guys who run the stainless steel kingdoms.

My love affair with food continues to grow with each new event we design or restaurant I visit. Foodiephiles will take you into some of my favourite kitchens, into the minds of some of my favourite chefs, and onto the plates of some of my favourite foods.

Come on in and have a look around, leave some comments, and offer your feedback.

May 17, 2016

Pretty in Pink Angel Food Cake

Pretty in Pink Angel Food Cake. Anna Johnston - www.shenannagans.com

This Angel Food Cake is heavenly. See what I did there? It’s a bit retro I guess, but along with my newfound addiction to 70’s crudités and dip (thank you Girl in a Food Frenzy), I have also developed an obsession for sponge cake. This sky-high, pillowy soft, light as a feather beauty tastes as you […]

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March 6, 2016

Raw Vanilla Coconut Fig Slice

Raw Vanilla Coconut Fig Slice Recipe by Anna Johnston - www.shenannagans.com

Imagine if Jesus and Julia Childs planted a tree blessed by Ghandi at the top of Mt Everest and watered it with pure unicorn blood until maturity where it sprouted into a glitter explosion of pure amazingness. That’s what this Raw Vanilla Coconut Fig Slice is! Who would have thought that hauling my butt to […]

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