Black forest ice cream

My favourite cake has got to be black forest gateau, mainly because of the contrast between the chocolate and...

A good start and end

The evening started with a drink on the Tattershall Castle, a bar on a boat moored on...

More Moselle

I am intrigued by the wines you can buy in a country itself, and the wines from that...

Home cooking again

I spent last week with family in the Cotswolds, an area a couple of hours drive west...

Eat prawns and duck

Not together though! I started with a small plate of large king prawns which were on offer in...

Schnitzel as it should be

My final trip with work before a nice holiday was to Zurich. I had a gap for...

It’s all at Karstadt

On the ground floor of the department store Karstadt in Frankfurt is an excellent food hall. In addition...

Goodbye frozen pizza!

On a Friday evening I often have pizza, as I rarely feel like cooking anything more extravagant. Last Friday...

Reef seafood buffet, Dubai

The next stop on my Middle East trip was Dubai, staying at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers hotel....

A meal in Taipei

One of the most enjoyable aspects of a trip to Taipei is the wide variety of Asian...

Champions Bar, Marriott

I had a day pass to the Marriott gym in Frankfurt. In the event a two hour...

Thai West Café, again

Finding myself on Regent Street earlier this week, I couldn't resist a trip back to the nearby...
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