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Peach Bellini Macarons

I’ve been meaning to make macarons for a long time. I love how delicate and dainty they are, along with their wonderful pop of colour. I’ve only tried macarons once in my life, of which I vaguely remember, so making these for the first time was particularly challenging. 969 more words


Pop Goes The Opera

I remember watching this…

And thought “I have to see these guys!” It only took four years (Scary thought!) to put my thoughts into action and watch Pop-up Opera, at The Vaults, with Bellini’s I Capuleti e i Montecchi. 839 more words

Maggiano’s Welcomes its New Weekend Brunch Menu

Let’s face it. Brunch is all the rage these days. That little meal that sits between breakfast and lunch has gained tremendous popularity in recent years. 366 more words


You Never Can Tell & A Nectarine Bellini

This post goes to show that ‘You Never Can Tell’ what your day will bring! As I sat down to sip on a nectarine bellini (to congratulate myself on the surprise of a blogging award and also to edit the photos to go with the blog post for the bellini), a quick look on Facebook meant that I also discovered the death of Chuck Berry. 106 more words


Sondra Radvanovsky recital or the triple queen of diminuendo takes London by giggle (Cadogan Hall, 16 March 2017)

It’s hard to believe this was Radvanovsky’s debut as recitalist in London, but I think there are two types of American singers: some who become household names there but rarely visit these shores/Europe and some who seem comfortable on both sides (those are the ones with Mozart/Strauss/Baroque in their rep and Radvanovsky seems to miss this). 1,178 more words

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