THERE IS A WORLD OF GREAT FOOD

Chunky Hummus

The sun slipped below the horizon as it has for countless eons. I was sipping ouzo looking out across unending...

Oatcakes

“They are an excellent accompaniment to broth, cheese and herrings in any shape or form, and if there is anything...

Summer Isles Festival

How would you like to live in a village called Achiltibuie? I just love the name, but much more importantly...

A New Year’s Chopped Party

I wonder how many people there are like us who feel that New Year’s Eve is but an opportunity to...

Palm Springs – a short break

I had always thought of Palm Springs as a place to golf and not much else so this year when...

Garagistes – A Great Meal & Restaurant

After my last post I thought that I should give an example of a restaurant and meal that would certainly...

My Restaurant Rating System

  Ingrid and I have just spent a night at West Coast Wilderness Lodge in Egmont (http://wcwl.com) with an amazing...