At the beginning of the summer I travelled to Paris to attend the launch party of Moet et Chandon new MCIII Champagne. Safe to say it was a rather glamourous experience and I am still pinching myself that I attended such an exclusive event! But let me start from the beginning…
Shortly after arriving in Paris and checking in my room at the stunning Molitor Hotel, I was whisked off to a secret location for a tasting masterclass with Moet Imperial and Grand Vintage 2006.
I was taught that tasting Champagne… Continue reading
Just before leaving London for my Spanish holiday I was treated to a truly Irish culinary experience at Selfridges. Held at the Corner restaurant, the dinner was part of Meet the Makers – Meet the Chefs, a series of one-off dining events featuring some of the British Isles’ most exciting chefs. The Taste of Ireland evening meal featured five stunning dishes (with matching wines) created by chef Mark Moriarty.
Mark started his career early at the age of 15 working at The Chart House in Co. Kerry before joining The Greenhouse restaurant in Dublin. During the summer of… Continue reading
I eat out a lot every week and I eat great food: at cafes and pop-ups, at food markets and fancy restaurants. I rarely have a bad experience, but I also rarely have a truly amazing one. A meal so special and memorable I am still dreaming about it nearly two months later. But it happened with my dinner at the Chef’s Counter at Social Eating House.
Social Eating House is a British restaurant in the heart of Soho, part of Jason Atherton‘s restaurant group. The restaurant is elegant, I would choose it for a special occasion, but compared… Continue reading