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2nd London Hop Shoot Festival: 17 May 2013

2nd London Hop Shoot Festival: 17 May 2013

Last year I went harvesting Hop Shoots for the first London Hop Shoot Festival and I had a brilliant time. You can read my blog post about my hop shoot picking last April on the blog post I did for Great British Chefs. This year, the weather hasn’t been kind to the intrepid hop shoots, … Continue reading

See Sushi for Glorious Gyoza and More

See Sushi for Glorious Gyoza and More

Paddington is not an area I’m familiar with, but if I’m offered food, I can be coaxed just about anywhere around London. Well, nearly anywhere. Until the Northern Line spur is built through Nine Elms, I’m afraid Battersea is a bit of a mission to get to for me. Oh, and pretty much anywhere on … Continue reading

A Beautiful Bun Bounty at Pho Spitalfields

A Beautiful Bun Bounty at Pho Spitalfields

This past Wednesday I was a guest of Pho‘s most recently opened location in Spitalfields, whereupon I ate everything, including a tiny mushroom that was in my massive bowl of bun. Although I’ve eaten in quite a few Vietnamese restaurants in my day, with Orlando having a vibrant Vietnamese food scene and having a Vietnamese … Continue reading

Luminous Splendour: Heliot at The Hippodrome

Luminous Splendour: Heliot at The Hippodrome

When I was invited to attend dinner and drinks at the newly restored Hippodrome‘s restaurant, Heliot, I was intrigued. The building has a great deal of history, as I found out from the video on The Hippodrome Casino’s website. Also, from watching the video, I was curious how the restoration project would turn out. The … Continue reading