Category Archives: Restaurant Reviews

Fiumicino Fish

Last weekend’s whirlwind visit to see family in Rome found us indulging in some stunning food and wine in the city, on the coast and overlooking  a crater lake. Perhaps the most memorable of the gastronomic experiences was the largest … Continue reading

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Sunday Lunch at the Stapleton Arms

  On the occasion of a dear friend’s birthday last Sunday, we were invited to lunch at the Stapleton Arms in Buckhorn Weston, a pretty North Dorset village, just a stone’s throw from the Somerset border.  Thirteen of us assembled … Continue reading

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A delightful lunch in the Mâconnais

The view from the restaurant’s terrace La Courtille de Solutré sits in a wonderful spot in the sleepy village of Solutré-Pouilly underneath the Roche de Solutré, an imposing rock that towers over the local landscape of Mâconnais vines. Seduced by … Continue reading

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