Tag: duck

Duck Duck Goose

Duck Duck Goose

When I was younger (and more naive), far away from my native land (and comfort food), I would easily fall into unceasing adoration of anything with rice.  In my first extended time away from home in London, I found that potatoes everyday just didn’t do […]

Kitchen Table

Kitchen Table

Bubbledogs.  Kind of a weird name. A doggy spa perhaps?  Although perhaps better than calling your restaurant Kitchen Table. Non-descriptive it is. Kind of a mouthful as well.  Although, it is better than alternatives I have seen.  The Fire Station, Low Slow & Juke and […]

Tetsuya’s Restaurant, Sydney

Tetsuya’s Restaurant, Sydney

Having traveled to the ends of the earth – ok, that is a little unfair on Australia, New Zealand is a little further away from London – it seemed that I left some of my usual fastidious self behind in the northern hemisphere.  As you […]

Foley’s

Foley’s

Foley’s Folly.  At least that is what I couldn’t help but think of every time I heard the word “Foley”.  I know that it is a rarely used word and most people would rather use its more commonplace synonym but I love words too much. […]

Grand Imperial

Grand Imperial

Bachelorhood is sometimes a blessing and sometimes a curse. ¬†Please forgive me for starting with a pithy one liner but the conversation which revolved around the dining table dwelt on this theme for a not-insubstantial amount of time. One of our number was sadly without […]