Truffles 101: Key Facts You Should Know

“All truffles are not created equal" What do you know about truffles? It’s a question I was forced to ask myself last May. Although I’m still no expert, I’ve since learned a lot of interesting things about these below ground fungus fruits. Truffles are everywhere these days, but most people barely know a thing about [...]

By | 2017-03-27T14:07:47+00:00 20 February 2017|Blog, Culture, Food, Lifestyle|

The Best Way to Roast Chicken

Satisfaction guaranteed. Roasting a chicken could not be more straightforward. Whether you follow the packet instructions or how mum taught you, it usually goes like this: preheat oven, marinate bird, roast for said time, rest and carve. Or so I thought. What I knew about roasting chickens was challenged after buying Food52 Genius Recipes: 100 [...]

By | 2017-02-25T17:55:25+00:00 18 February 2017|Blog, Food, Recipes|

Press for Champagne

Slide into your booth at Bob Bob Ricard, a Soho restaurant serving English and Russian classics, and you may think you're there for some fancy food. Think again. You're in for a good time. Bob Bob Ricard is a sure thing, any night of the week. Press for champagne, sit back and enjoy.

By | 2017-03-27T14:11:20+00:00 16 February 2017|Blog, Food, London, Restaurants|

Athens Balthazar

Fusion Food in a Stunning Mansion Balthazar is among my top picks for dinner and drinks in Athens. The food is as impeccable as the design, serving modern Mediterranean cuisine with a twist. Creativity and ambience flow endlessly throughout this 1897 mansion all year round. Perhaps its Balthazar’s attention to detail and providing a year-round space [...]

By | 2017-03-29T14:37:26+00:00 8 February 2017|Blog, Food, Restaurants|

Bao Soho London

There can only be one King of Bao Bao in Soho, London serves up some of the best, fluffiest and tastiest bao in the city. But be prepared to wait in the queue! Baozi, bao or pao are those taco-shaped steamed buns flooding your Instagram. Originally from East Asia, steamed buns can now be found [...]

By | 2017-02-25T21:26:40+00:00 17 January 2017|Blog, Food, London, Restaurants|