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Borough Market

February 9th, 2013 A market is said to have existed on or near the current site of Borough Market since 1014.  The current buildings were erected between 1851 and 1860. They have seen a considerable amount of change over the … Continue reading

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Medlars

November 12th 2011 Medlars are the fruit of the Mesilipus shrub/tree. The plants are common to Europe and Asia Minor and whilst they’ve fallen out of favour lately, Medlars were once popular enough to warrant a mention in Shakespeare’s Romeo and … Continue reading

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Neal’s Yard Dairy

November 9th 2011 Neal’s Yard Dairy opened in 1979, selling yogurt and fresh cheese in Covent Garden. I came across the shop in the early 80s and was instantly impressed by the huge wheels of cheese sitting in the window. … Continue reading

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Blacks

December 10th, 2010 I went to Blacks yesterday for lunch with Rick, Su and Oli. I was expecting the food to be good, but yesterday they excelled themselves. I’ve very little recollection of what we drank, we started with a … Continue reading

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