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Osteria Francescana takes No1 at World’s 50 Best Restaurants

“Cooking is not only about the quality of the ingredients but also the quality of the ideas” Massimo Bottura Massimo Bottura opened Osteria Francescana in Bottura’s hometown of Modena in 1995. From early on, the restaurant engaged in a profound … Continue reading

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Lunch and a little Chit Chaat Chai

  A time long ago my job was outsourced and I was made redundant. Ironically my next destination was probably where it was outsourced to. I left the organised routine and structures of London life, for the somewhat chaotic streets … Continue reading

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Breaking the bread mould

Nathan Myhrvold and the Modernist Cuisine team’s latest exploration is into one of the greatest human creations. Bread. Throughout time this marvel has taken on numerous different shapes and sizes, these have been dependent on the resources and technology of … Continue reading

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Calling out for a Mac ‘n’ Cheese

Mac ‘n’ Cheese, it’s everywhere! It’s almost impossible to go anywhere that isn’t serving some version of it, or be online and not be bombarded with lists of the best mac ‘n’ cheese here, or there, or to try before … Continue reading

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New blaze of creativity at Michelin starred fire pit

Busy and exciting times continue in full swing at EKSTEDT, not least with the arrival of Rod Pérez (previously at Esperanto) who has been recruited by chef-patron Niklas Ekstedt as the restaurant’s new head chef. With experience deeply rooted in … Continue reading

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Ekstedt’s return to the past continues to make it a must visit dining experience.

  ‘Flames, high temperatures and smoke’. That’s how Niklas Ekstedt describes the cooking methods at his Michelin stared Stockholm based restaurant Ekstedt in the German food programme Kitchen Impossible. Exhibited through the time Kitchen Impossible spends at the restaurant is … Continue reading

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The Restaurant Reviews that got Spoon PR HQ Excited this Weekend

Flicking through the food and restaurant review pages of the newspapers, and their assorted accompanying supplements, as I invariably do each weekend, one things struck me in particular: that Scandinavian inspired food is still alive and well, if metamorphosing. Jay … Continue reading

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What’s the dreamscape landscape for your Christmas tablescape? Massimo Bottura lifts the curtain on his… Did I escape with that scape-a-thon?

Handwritten place cards, golden cutlery, elegant linen napkins and  an artistic centrepiece overflowing with little chocolate treats… this is the tablescape that Massimo Bottura not only envisioned but brought to life alongside the team at Barneys New York in their … Continue reading

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Global Phenomenon Modernist Cuisine Has Landed Down Under

Modernist Cuisine, a team of chefs and editorial led by super food geek, author and photographer Nathan Myhrvold, has taken the culinary world by storm with three exquisite books that bring the innovation and genius of the Cooking Lab into … Continue reading

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Great British Bake Off – who is up for the challenge?

Just when we thought we’d said goodbye (and dabbed our cheeks dry after that season finale), The Great British Bake Off is already on its way back into our lives. Well… it is at least if you are one of the courageous few prepared to … Continue reading

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