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A Dining Experience – La Bécasse

A celebration in our family tends to involve a special meal which, this time, took the form of an outing to La Bécasse, a Michelin starred restaurant in Ludlow, Shropshire whose chef is Will Holland. This is very serious cooking, … Continue reading

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The Boxing Day Feast of Cold Meats

Usually it’s just Gewurztraminer, but we had seven adults at the table with quite different palates. Also we had very little of yesterday’s Gewurztraminer left over and rather than open another bottle I decided to try an alternative Hungarian Hilltop … Continue reading

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Roast Goose – Red or White?

Most people drink red wine even with turkey because all the trimmings – the stuffing, the chipolatas, the roast potatoes – match red wine. With a goose the situation reverses. The meat is much darker but the trimmings become sharper … Continue reading

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