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Blue Beach Bar

October 7th, 2013 After lunch at Joanet, we walked towards Barceloneta Beach with a brief interlude for coffee on the way. On arrival we were delighted to find that one of the xiringuitos (small bar or restaurant on the beach), … Continue reading

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Côte Bistro

July 22nd, 2013. I’ve been out for lunch today with my sister, who wanted to do some shopping in central London. The weather forecast said, “Hotter than hell” – so I had a good think about outdoor restaurants. I’d eaten … Continue reading

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Romesco

October 13th, 2011 Susan Ferguson took me to Romesco, the day after I arrived in Barcelona, June 1991. It’s an economical restaurant with lots of character and I’m delighted that the entire staff seem to be exactly the same as … Continue reading

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North Sea Fish

September 12th, 2011 Four months later than intended, Oli and I finally got to the North Sea Fish and Chip shop! Back in May, we sat across the street, in the Norfolk Arms, watching a queue of hungry people buying … Continue reading

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Soho Food Feast

June 25th 2011 I’ve just eaten faggots in a Soho churchyard on a Saturday afternoon – fortunately, I was at the Soho Food Feast and the faggots came in a bun. The feast itself was organised by Margot Henderson, to … Continue reading

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Art Car Boot Fair

June 19th, 2011 I spent most of last week making edible art biscuits with Catie (of the Outside World Gallery) for the Art Car Boot Fair. The boot fair itself is an annual event in Brick Lane Yard, featuring affordable … Continue reading

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Return to Fitzrovia

June 4th, 2011 I met Catie at Blacks in Soho, for a wine tasting, organised by Aubert & Mascoli. It turned out to be a very pleasant afternoon – the Genièvrières, a Bourgogne Macon-Cruzillé was particularly good. On Wednesday, somewhere … Continue reading

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