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Locanda Locatelli (London, England)

I have wanted to eat at Giorgio Lacatelli’s Locanda Locatelli ever since I bought his cookbook “Made in Italy”. We arrived to the restaurant early and since I had mentioned when making the initial reservation that I was a fan of chef Giorgio’s cookbooks and BBC series “Italy Unpacked”, the hostess went and brought the man himself to meet us. 253 more words


Food // Ronda Locatelli, Atlantis The Palm

Michelin-starred Italian chef Ronda Locatelli has had his Middle East out-posting at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai for a few years now, and it’s always one I’ve heard rave reviews about. 277 more words


Hubby's Challenge!

Last week I started to feel rather guilty of being on a sugar free diet.

As I do pretty much all of the cooking, hubby likes to take over on special occasions, including Valentine’s Day.  607 more words


TV Review: Italy Unpacked, Series 3: Puglia & Basilicata

Few things excite me more than the combination of food, Italy and art, so it’s not surprising that the beginning of a new Italy Unpacked… 1,028 more words

Reviews: Books, TV Etc.

Muppets eat Bologna!

I can’t believe it’s been two years since the cheesy bromance that is Italy Unpacked first hit our screens.  (see my original review below) Apparently there are still acres of… 545 more words


Fiesta friday - have your cocktail and eat it - rum and cointreau poppyseed cocktail in a cake!

I am very excited to be bringing this “have your cocktail and eat it”  boozy cake to Fiesta Friday.   In recent Polianthus family history my baking and dessert making efforts were met with “hm, I am sure this is really healthy….”  (in response to carrot biscuits with oats and honey). 616 more words

Random Thoughts And Daily Musings

Brave new world & breadsticks

NEWS that a posho West End restaurant has been forced to close its doors wouldn’t usually fill me with glumness. But, oh, how I am bemoaning the loss – temporary or not – of… 491 more words

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