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Culinary Journeys brings Japan’s finest cuisine to Europe

Culinary Journeys brings Japan’s finest cuisine to Europe

Culinary Journeys brings Japan’s finest cuisine to Europe

There is an irony about Japanese cuisine: it is ubiquitous but at the same it’s one of the least-understood of the world’s great gastronomic cultures. Sushi is easily available from Norwich to Novosibirsk, but finding real Japanese cuisine is very difficult. Culinary Journeys events in collaboration with All Nippon Airways…

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Mar
My 20 Best Dishes in 2019

My 20 Best Dishes in 2019

My 20 Best Dishes in 2019

My annual list of 20 best dishes of the year… See the previous years below. My 20 best dishes archives for 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2013.

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Dec '19
15 top sushi shops in Tokyo that don’t require introduction

15 top sushi shops in Tokyo that don’t require introduction

15 top sushi shops in Tokyo that don’t require introduction

Those who have ever tried to book Tokyo top sushi shops like Saito or Sugita, might know how difficult or even impossible to book them unless you are introduced by a regular. I asked Andrew Gyokudari, the man who has over 300 sushi meals per year to recommend top sushi…

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Apr '19
The best pintxos in San Sebastian

The best pintxos in San Sebastian

The best pintxos in San Sebastian

22 MUST GO SAN SEBASTIAN PINTXOS BARS (with specialities you can have at each of them). Thank you Gabriella Ranelli (On Instagram – @tenedortours), undoubtedly one of the leading San Sebastian experts for her kind collaboration creating this list. Originally from New York, Gabriella has been living in San Sebastian…

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Mar '19
Top 20 Ramen Shops in Tokyo

Top 20 Ramen Shops in Tokyo

Top 20 Ramen Shops in Tokyo

By John Hirai a.k.a. Tokyo Rocks on Tabelog (instagram.com/tokyorocks69)All images©John Hirai As most of you might know, ramen is originally from China. The first ramen shop opened 1910 in Tokyo and spread around all over Japan after World War II. Almost every region or city has their own style of…

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Feb '19
Rome list

Rome list

Rome list

Roscioli – Roman classics and original dishes made with quality ingredients. Recommended dishes: mortadella, Cantabrian anchovies with butter and toast, fresh ricotta, carbonara, rigatoni with yuzu butter and bottarga, rigatoni with butter and Parmigiano. Ask for the French wine list. Trattoria Da Cesare al Casaletto – out of the way,…

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Feb '19
Istanbul recommendations by Vedat Milor

Istanbul recommendations by Vedat Milor

Istanbul recommendations by Vedat Milor

The day I asked the legendary Turkish food critic Vedat Millor @vmilor to share his Istanbul recommendations.He is the co-author of an excellent blog Gastromondiale @gastromondiale. MEYHANE – Most interesting category, a remnant of old cosmopolitan Istanbul Asmali Cavit in Beyoglu Sahil Lokantasi in Balat Inciralti in Beylerbeyi KEBAP-OCAKBASI (there…

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Feb '19
My revised London restaurant list (April 2019 edition)

My revised London restaurant list (April 2019 edition)

My revised London restaurant list (April 2019 edition)

Fine dining The Greenhouse (contemporary French fine dining; excellent new chef since last year)Bibendum (contemporary French fine dining; love the roast and the Black Forest soufflé)The Ledbury (classic fine dining, consistent quality since years)The Clove Club (modern British fine dining) Mid-range Ikoyi (Nigerian inspired contemporary cooking)Wiltons (old school seafood,one of…

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Jan '19
10 unmissable street food spots in Mexico City

10 unmissable street food spots in Mexico City

10 unmissable street food spots in Mexico City

You haven’t truly been to Mexico City until you’ve experienced the street food. Here are ten essential and unmissable street food spots in CDMX. Gorditas ZacazonapanFreshly made gorditas (deep fried pastry made of corn flour) with chicharron prensado (pressed pork).Av. Revolución 749, Nonoalco, 03910 Ciudad de México, CDMX. Tacos al…

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Jan '19
My 20 Best Dishes in 2018

My 20 Best Dishes in 2018

My 20 Best Dishes in 2018

My annual list of 20 best dishes of the year. See the previous years below. Chuleton at Casa Julían,Tolosa. Video belowinstagram.com/p/BfsfB3NHpQE/ My 20 best dishes archives: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2013.

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Dec '18