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Asparagus soup topped with ricotta, chives and crispy chicken: A clever recipe from Tom Kitchin's Kitchin Suppers making the best of the short homegrown asparagus season. I love the twist of adding shredded chicken wings and ricotta as a topping which both poshes it up and makes it more substantial.
Apr 18 Read more
So what is Sticky Walnut really like?: This is not so much a review as a report from the front line on the UK’s most unlikely gourmet hotspot, Sticky Walnut in Chester.
Apr 12 Read more
What food to match with Malbec: Malbec is getting so popular it may have become one of your favourite reds but what are the best food pairings for it - steak apart? Here are some ideas you might not have thought of.
Apr 17 Read more
Santa Julia Innovacion Malbec/Touriga Nacional 2013: So here’s a special for Malbec World Day - maybe a bit of a cheat as it also includes some Touriga Nacional but I quite like Malbec in a blend.
Apr 17 Read more
Aldi Ballycastle Irish County Cream: If you’re a fan of Bailey’s you’ll be unable to resist this ridiculously moreish Irish cream liqueur at a fraction of the price.
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Beer - and whiskey - pairing at L Mulligan Grocer: When I was in Dublin a few weeks ago I ate at a pub called L Mulligan Grocer which had been recommended on Twitter by a number of locals. I expected it to be a great hangout - most Dublin pubs are - but not that it would have a strikingly original approach to food and drink pairing
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