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  • Sweets & Snacks 7

    Spaghetti and fried egg ice cream at Ciao

    Following my scoop! post a few weeks ago, I went on abit of an ice cream rush before summer ended. Ciao is smack in the centre of Leicester square..ok that’s an exaggeration, its more like behind Leicester square and yes that headline is not a joke, they really do spaghetti ice cream here. Got your attention yet? Cool, keep reading… ...

    On October 4, 2008 / By
  • london 7

    It’s official (too), I’m on Metrotwin!

    Gather round guys because I want to tell you about the next best thing that’s just been unleashed on the internet. ...

    On October 2, 2008 / By
  • just food 6

    It’s official, I’m a feature publisher on Foodbuzz

      Foodies among you will know of this wonderful food network called foodbuzz where you can make friends with foodies and see what deliciousness is being whipped about in and around the community. I’ve made lots and lots of new foodie pals over there and generally love it! I managed to send off my feature publisher program agreement on monday and last night, ...

    On October 2, 2008 / By
  • Japanese 11

    Review: Genji Express @ Wholefoods Unagi-genic

    The last time I did a photo essay was my welsh monkfish tales post. Shot in the Old Kings arms hotel restaurant, I am still yet to post about my 2 1/2 month trip to southern Wales. I’ll do so soon, lots of pretty food pictures, and lots of great food.  I’m sure you all know by now that I love sushi. ...

    On October 1, 2008 / By
  • Chinese 6

    Review: Baozi Inn – Ordering the essentials

    There are lots of reviews of this nice little noodle place just off Leicester Sq station. Pretty much everybody roundly praised its fresh noodles and the excellent value. Most recently, Timeout showered it with praise and bestowed upon it the runner-up for best cheap eat of 2008. Bloggers like delightful eggtarts wrote a pretty comprehensive review of the place, so I’m not going ...

    On September 30, 2008 / By
  • Quickie Guide to Wine 14

    Quickie Guide to Wine part one: Introducing the players

    QGTW now reading    intro | part one | two | three | four | five | six | seven Love wine? Me too, now let’s talk about it, all about it and from the very beginning. Here’s a little index of what’s covered in this post: A brief exposition Wine is good for you Everybody loves somebody else Old World vs New World Red Grape ...

    On September 29, 2008 / By
  • eating&reading 5

    eating&reading weekly roundup 21-28 Sept 08

    Weekly round-up of yummi-news from around london and the blogosphere. Now released every Sunday and brought to you by a london eater 😀 Yup thats official, a look back at the past week of latest news, offers, updates, what’s cooking and who’s eating. ...

    On September 28, 2008 / By
  • Wine Shops 21

    Drinking wine from vending machines at the Sampler

    Wine shops in London are cool. The Sampler is particularly cool. Why? Because you get to try 80 bottles all at once. A very interesting concept that is the first ever to be implemented in this country. Yes, you are looking at the concept right now. The little metal tubes sticking out from the top of the machine are where your glass ...

    On September 27, 2008 / By