Category Archives: Food & Drink

How to cook perfect garlic bread

Are you an old-school supermarket baguette fan, do you prefer a simple Italian-style toast or have you your own approach to combining cloves and loaves? Continue reading

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Cat cafés and doggy dining rooms

How do you feel about sharing your dining space with a few friendly quadrupeds? Continue reading

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Breakfast with Stephen Fry

The fruit on the table was uneaten – but Stephen Fry was already on to his second packet of cigarettes Continue reading

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The top 10 events at Brusselicious 2012

Brussels’ year-long food festival is as ambitious and wacky as the name – Brusselicious – suggests, with events taking place everywhere from a gourmet tram to a restaurant suspended above the city, not to mention a tour of the best frites in town Continue reading

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How to cook perfect cullen skink soup

Full-flavoured, hearty, and comfortingly creamy, is cullen skink the world’s finest fish soup? Continue reading

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White Christmas pudding and edible gift storage

How do you make a white Christmas pudding? Plus what’s the best way to keep baked gifts fresh? Continue reading

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White Christmas pudding and edible gift storage

How do you make a white Christmas pudding? Plus what’s the best way to keep baked gifts fresh? Continue reading

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Enough, Nigella

Nigella Lawson photographed covered in caramel sauce isn’t erotic: it’s actually rather disgusting Continue reading

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Wines of the week by David Williams

Make it a triple: three very different wines to test your taste buds Continue reading

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Nigella Lawson’s traditional Christmas cake recipe

A classic recipe for a fruity and slightly boozy Christmas cake

• Nigella Lawson will be answering your Christmas dessert questions live on our food blog on Friday 9 December at 12pm Continue reading

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Angry Birds Cookbook

After the runaway success of the game, its makers have – naturally – moved on to launch Bad Piggies’ Egg Recipes Continue reading

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Britain’s biggest restaurant Za Za Bazaar opens

Serving a lorry-load of vegetables and 60 chickens to more than 2,000 people daily, Za Za Bazaar in Bristol is the first of 8 planned ‘super-restaurants’ across the UK Continue reading

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How to cook perfect cheese straws

Are cheese straws your favourite party snack – or do you prefer something a little less practical? Continue reading

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Most Expensive Hot Dog

In an attempt to get themselves in the Guiness Book of World Records, Brockton Rox will be selling the world’s most Expensive Hot Dog. Serendiptiy 3 in New York City …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Luxury Bagel

What make a bagel $1,000 you ask? This bagel isn’t topped with Philadelphia Cream Cheese, instead with a white truffle cream cheese. A berry infused Rielsling jelly with golden leaves. …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Rarest Crafted Whisky Launch

Royal Salute has been known for their history of paying tribute to nobility and leadership, with the launch of Triubute to Honour they are doing that again, by paying homeage …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Royal Salute Sponsors Polo Events

The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry went head-to-head at the Sentebale Polo Cup, an event sponsored by Royal Salute. The event is an exclusive invite-only fundraiser for a charity …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Diamond Wedding Cake

A typical wedding cake will cost you somewhere in the neighborhod of about $3-$5 a person. Say you have 200 people thats about $600-$1000, which seems a little pricey for …Continue reading » Continue reading

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World’s Most Expensive Coffee

Coffee is one of the world’s most popular beverages. Most people can’t get on with their day without their cup of Joe. The world’s most expensive coffee comes from the …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Top Wines for Expensive Tastes

I never really fully understood how fascinating wine was until I took a class on it. It is amazing all the different things that go into making a wine. I …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Personalized Olive Oil

Pioneering Greek luxury food & beverage Speiron Co. has created the first personalized olive oil. Three years after the launch of λ (lambda) ultra premium olive oil in 2007 which …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Most Expensive Knife

Bladesmith Hoffmann/Pieper and Designer Quintin Nel have teamed up to design the world’s most expensive knife. This amazing blade is crafted from carbon steel. It’s handle is crafted from from …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Macallan in Lalique Cire Perdue Decanter

Iconic luxury brands The Macallan and Lalique have produced a one-of-a-kind decanter, created by the ancient “cire perdue” or “lost wax” method. The Macallan in Lalique Cire Perdue Decanter, created …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Aureole Restaurant – New York

Charlie Palmer is a restaurateur with taste.  His newest masterpiece has a wine collection that will amaze you. I had the pleasure to dine at Charlie Palmer’s restaurant Aureole in …Continue reading » Continue reading

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Most Expensive Espresso Machine

Have you always wanted your own espresso machine that can whip up a hot latte in seconds?  If you have several thousands of dollars to spare, you’re in luck! Tired …Continue reading » Continue reading

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DeLeon Tequila

Have a taste for premium tequila?  Then you may want to try DeLeon Tequila, a premium beverage with a brand new beautiful bottle design. Produced in the highlands of Purisima …Continue reading » Continue reading

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A. H. Hirsch Reserve

Many people confuse bourbon, scotch and whiskey. The fact of the matter is, bourbon and scotch are types of whiskey, each named for the region they’re from. Bourbon comes from …Continue reading » Continue reading

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