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Asparagus and Sauce Gribiche with Smoked Anchovies

Asparagus and Sauce Gribiche with Smoked Anchovies

British Asparagus is currently in season, so there’s no better time to make use of this glorious vegetable whilst they are at their peak. I love its versatility and one of my favourite ways to eat it is lightly charred on a griddle pan, which […]

Krombacher-Battered Calamari

Krombacher-Battered Calamari

Commissioned Post Calamari is a dish that I often choose if I see it on the menu. It works as a delicious starter or tasty pub snack. Just imagine you’re sat in a beer garden with the sun beaming down eating these delicious morsels of […]

Rome-inspired food at Palatino, Clerkenwell

Rome-inspired food at Palatino, Clerkenwell

Stevie Parle started out his cooking career at the infamous River Café where other successful chefs have trained such as Theo Randall, Hugh Fernley-Whittingstall and Jamie Oliver. Parle has since moved on to open Dock Kitchen, Rotorino, Sardine and Craft London. His latest edition is […]

Chai Thali – Indian Street Food Restaurant and Bar, Camden

Chai Thali – Indian Street Food Restaurant and Bar, Camden

Street food has been on the scene for a number of years now as well as the ongoing trend for small sharing plates. The latest addition to combine both of these is Indian restaurant and bar, Chai Thali. The restaurant is located in Camden on a road that’s […]

A culinary experience with Michelin starred chef Quique Dacosta

A culinary experience with Michelin starred chef Quique Dacosta

Happy New Year to you all! I start the year with a post about my favourite eating experience of 2016. And that, without doubt, was tasting the culinary creations of Quique Dacosta. Dacosta is a three-michelin star and former Ebulli chef who has teamed up […]

Italian Restaurant: Amici Miei, Shoreditch

Italian Restaurant: Amici Miei, Shoreditch

Shoreditch really isn’t short of decent places to eat and is home to cuisines from all over the world from Vietnamese to Turkish. Amici Miei (translates as ‘My Friend’) adds to the nix with their Italian restaurant located at the Hoxton end of Kingsland Road. […]

Jamie Oliver Cookery School

Jamie Oliver Cookery School

By contributor Mathew Lea. Over the last few years I’ve been to a number of cookery classes run by various different organisations. Some have been excellent and others… not so good. One in particular forbade the taking of any photos for ‘data protection’ reasons. Hogwash. […]

Yuu Kitchen: South Asian Fusion Restaurant in Aldgate

Yuu Kitchen: South Asian Fusion Restaurant in Aldgate

Yuu Kitchen is a right gem of a place located on the Aldgate end of Commercial Street. It’s a fusion-style restaurant bringing South East Asian and Pacific Rim flavours to the table. The décor is busy with Manga-style pop art, but it’s also inviting. I […]