Tag Archives: food and drink

LONDONIST – Where To Eat And Drink In Croydon

A short guide written for the fine people at Londonist about (some of) the food & drink opportunities in my home town of Croydon. Since I am essentially a roving stomach with a human body attached (semi professional food writer?) and have spent about a … Continue reading

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YAHOO UK LIFESTYLE – How Chinese food and drink differs from region to region

An attempt at condensing the huge amount of variety (1.3 billion people+…) in delicious Chinese cuisines into a short blog post. Took ages and was fun to write, though I barely scratched the surface.

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YAHOO UK LIFESTYLE – Chinese food in the UK vs. Chinese food in China

Most everybody loves Chinese food of one form or another, right? But what you get in the UK is usually quite different to what the Chinese are eating I wrote about the difference.

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YAHOO UK LIFESTYLE – A guide to Japanese food and drink

私はそんなに日本食を愛し!

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KANDABITES – Review of Coco Di Mama @ London Wall

The guys behind Coco di Mama have come up with a bloody good idea. They’re doing ‘Italian fast food’, but they’re not doing it in a ‘fast way’. What I mean by that is that there is a level of … Continue reading

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KANDABITES – The Thatched House re-launches

The latest result of my ongoing mission to eat my way around the planet. One for the marvellous people at Kandabites. I went to the reopening of The Thatched House, a Youngs Pub in Ravenscourt park, Hammersmith. I wasn’t much … Continue reading

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KANDABITES – The Zaman Launches at the Sportsman Casino

Here’s a review I wrote for the nice guys at Kandabites… The Zaman is a new restaurant that lives underneath a Casino (The Sportsman) in London. I went to the launch night and got to speak to the head chef … Continue reading

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YAHOO LIFESTYLE – The Sweet Potato… in a nutshell

Another piece about root vegetables for Yahoo Lifestyle. This one’s on the sadly neglected but absurdly delicious and extra-versatile sweet potato. I interviewed David Domoney, a TV presenter/man who knows things about gardening – who shared some tips on how … Continue reading

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DESIGNMYNIGHT – Apres Cocktail Bar and Lounge Review

So, off I went to Marylebone to visit The Apres Cocktail Bar and Lounge. Not the kind of place you’d normally find me, being a perennial tightwad and stuff – but I enjoyed it. They had the most amazing apple … Continue reading

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