Hummus is such a versatile ingredient yet most people just use it to dip their bread, carrot sticks and cucumber fingers in. It’s thick, slightly creamy texture and rich flavour is perfect with all manner of toppings that we don’t even think about – yes not just olive oil and a shake of spice. But as I found out recently, Hummus Lina, almost certainly has thought about this. Hummus Lina is a food stall in Camden Stables Market. Nestled amongst several others, including a falafel stall and an Oliver’s Fish and Chips, competition seems quite strong in the street food arena, however, with middle eastern influences cropping up more and more, and interest not appearing to be going anywhere (how can you say no to…

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Are you in need of somewhere in Shoreditch for lunch or a stop for a bite to eat on the go? I have the perfect place! London’s famous Beigel Bake on Brick Lane (no.159). Ok, so Beigel Bake doesn’t pride itself on it’s service. It is a high turnover bagel take-away shop, with not much seating or inside space. However, there’s a reason there’s alway a queue in this place! When you turn up, from the outside it doesn’t look like anything special until you see the hot salt beef being carved through the window and your mouth begins to drool a little – Ok, is that just me? 😛 I’m always so hungry by lunch. You join the queue of customers filled with anticipation and excitement, piling…

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