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Siam-Garden-food
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Siam Garden

The Siam Garden has been around for a long time, and I used to go quite regularly. However, I think it been almost ten years since I was last there. My avoidance was never intentional, but with the i…

best burger
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My Best Burger

Best burger Having written an article about the best burger in Liverpool, I thought I’d let you in on my attempts at creating a high-quality burger. This is something I do fairly regularly, and I …

Cotes Du Rhone
Reviews

Cheap and Good Wine

Now I don’t feel qualified in any way to do a wine review. I like wine, in fact, I really like wine, and at a push, I think I can tell a good wine from a bad one, but that's as far as it goes. I usua…

New York Pastrami Sandwich
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Eat

Eat is a ling established sandwich shop that originated in London, it is in my mind similar to Pret a Manger, a Liverpool branch has just opened. It offers a clean simple cafe with a broad selection …

Beef Pie
Baking

Beef Pie

I really love pork pies, and have made several, with varying results, before. This weekend I thought I would give a raised crust pie another chance, and due to having some stewing beef in the fridge …

Further Bread
Bread

Further Bread

More bread today, this time today it’s rye and olive bread. It’s very nice although the slashes didn’t open up enough as I would have liked. The olive paste in centre is mixed in during the folding s…

Adventures in Bread
Bread

Adventures in Bread

I love Bread. Plain and simple, its fun to make and once you get into it a little its very interesting. I won’t claim to be the worlds best baker, but I’m not bad and bake fresh bread about 4 to 5…

60 Hope Street
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60 Hope Street

I’ve mentioned 60 before, see my Michelin star article, and indeed had high hopes for it. Apparently a new head chef has taken charge, and this combined with continuing good reviews led me to believe…

Patisserie Valerie
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Patisserie Valerie

What do we expect when we hear the word ‘Patisserie’, I for one expect an array of wonderful looking cakes and pastries clamouring to be devoured. This isn’t what you get at Patisserie Valerie in Liv…