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Moroccan Lamb Shanks

Moroccan Lamb Shanks

Ingredients  4 lamb shanks 1 Tbsp Ras el hanout 1 red onion, finely sliced 4 Cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 Red chilis, finely chopped ½ Tbsp Co...
Tamarind Marinated Beef Fillet with Beetroot and Kohlrabi Slaw

Tamarind Marinated Beef Fillet with Beetroot and Kohlrabi Slaw

  This recipe was rustled up after a recent trip to my local Asian food warehouse, the awesome Yours Supermarket in Belgrave, Leicester. The place...
National Bread Week 2019

National Bread Week 2019

A really moreish malty bread. You can slice and freeze this if you're not going to eat it all at once, although it keeps really well in the bread bin too. Great toasted or sliced warm from the oven.
Tom Cockerill, Food Creative for Hire!

Tom Cockerill, Food Creative for Hire!

  2018 has been a busy year for me, not just with Woodrow studios but also in my 'other' job working as a food creative. I know a few of our custo...
Guide to our photography backgrounds - which type and size is best for you?

Guide to our photography backgrounds - which type and size is best for you?

Well of course this all depends what you want to capture in your photo, the angle of shot, the type of lens you prefer to use, how much space you m...
Inspirational surfaces and custom designs

Inspirational surfaces and custom designs

Have a read of this to see how we can make your dream background a reality!
German Apple Cake - ala Rick Stein with a twist

German Apple Cake - ala Rick Stein with a twist

I recently made this apple cake for 2 reasons, 1, I was feeling sorry for myself and needed a cake fix, and 2, to test shoot a new food photograph...
Blackcurrant & Pistachio Cheesecake Jam Jar Recipe

Blackcurrant & Pistachio Cheesecake Jam Jar Recipe

My mum is an awesome gardener and grows lots of organic fruit (and veg) each year.  Last week we were lucky enough to be sent home with a big bount...
Apricot and Almond Cake

Apricot and Almond Cake

A delicious seasonal recipe from baker and stylist Sara Percevicius APRICOT & ALMOND CAKE Serves 12 Apricot season has arrived along with the ...
Watermelon Ice Lolly Recipe - Summer Food Styling

Watermelon Ice Lolly Recipe - Summer Food Styling

How cute are these? And SUPER simple too which is what I'm all about when it comes to wowing the kids. In fact they'd probably enjoy helping too. ...
Lens testing for food photography on a tried and tested salmon/soy/orange recipe

Lens testing for food photography on a tried and tested salmon/soy/orange recipe

I got a new lens today. Woohoo! Nothing really fancy, but for me it's the first bit of kit I've invested in since getting my 450D Canon DSLR many ...
2017 Food Trends for Autumn / Winter Styling & Photography

2017 Food Trends for Autumn / Winter Styling & Photography

I'm researching the next food trends for 2017 (into 2018) and thought I'd share some of my faves and (whaaaats?) with you.  We are in the R&D s...