Tag Archives: Monaco

Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – Monaco Grand Prix 2019

Boy, did I need a cup of tea after that race! Monaco isn’t normally known for producing exciting races, but this year, although not spectacular, there was a lot of jostling, incidents and bum clenching as to whether tyres would … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 6 – Monaco

A little (OK, much later) than usual here is this week’s F1 Bake Off challenge. A Galapian, which is a cherry, almond and candied Canteloupe melon tart, created, apparently, in the 1990s, by Alain Bouchard in the Apt region of … Continue reading

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The Girlie Guide to … the Monte-Carlo Rally

The 2019 World Rally Championship (WRC) begins this evening, Thursday 24 January, with the start of the 87th running of the legendary Monte-Carlo Rally. This article, hopefully, will go some way to explaining the history of the event and what … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – Monaco Grand Prix 2018

It’s May bank holiday weekend, which can only mean one thing, it’s ‘Monaco baby’. The most glamorous grand prix of the season. Where the grid sees a coming together of all the beautiful people and celebrities, even though they know … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 6 – Monaco

So, for this week I thought I would attempt to make a Fougasse Monegasque, which is effectively just a sweet kind of biscuit/bread flavoured with aniseed. For this recipe you need to use fresh yeast, in the absence of finding … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweets – Monaco Grand Prix 2017

No matter how much glitz and glamour there is at Monaco, you still can’t get away from the fact that there is very little opportunity for cars to overtake, resulting in a 78 lap procession. The excitement comes from the … Continue reading

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Monaco baby, yeah!

It’s the one Grand Prix most people know about and possibly the one that everyone would love to go to. But what is it that makes the Monaco Grand Prix so attractive (for want of a better expression)? Let’s be … Continue reading

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