Quick and healthy

I enjoy making massively customised salads out of whatever I have left in the fridge. Otherwise, I'm...

Chateau Batailley

Last night, I had the good fortune to taste a Chateau Batailley, from the Pauillac region of...

A spirited inn

The Alma (follow the link to read a ghost story) is a pub in Cambridge with an...

O W Loeb tasting

My most recent tasting was with O W Loeb, a London-based fine wines shipper. There was quite...

A bizarre snack or two

I was strolling past the marketplace in Cambridge this afternoon, when it occurred to me that one...

Light beer for light refreshment

Once I had traipsed across town the other night to buy myself a train ticket for my...

Birthday lunch

The Inn at Whitewell is such a popular guest house and restaurant that local legend has it...

Saffron gin

Christmas came early this year for me, being the lucky recipient of a bottle of Saffron Gin...

Thai food, Green Street

Bangkok City is immediately recognisable from its very colourful front on Green Street, near to the local...

Not Champagne, but really tasty

A wine you can pick up in most superstores in France (such as Hyper-U) is Cremant de...

Veuve Clicquot tasting

I was unexpectedly invited to a Veuve Clicquot tasting. Fortunately, I had nothing planned for the next...

Delicious Carluccio’s Dining

The restaurant creates a very Italian air, with full Italian names for the dishes in the menu,...
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