It’s odd how, often, wine consumed at key moments is unintentionally appropriate.
Although supermarkets like to claim that they only stock what their customers want to buy, in 2013 a survey suggested more than three-quarters of us aren’t too bothered by ugly veg. The problem is finding it.
OK, there are other places to buy wine but they are not the same.
Attempts to ban the liquour in Russia failed, and Britain drank 9.9 million litres of it last year. But not all vodka is created equal.
One item, included as if by way of whimsical afterthought, amuses me: a box of breakfast cereal.
I have written before in this column about how deranging chain restaurants are. This week, I want to consider another egregious example: Patisserie Valerie.
Forget the stereotype: Ukranian cuisine is about more than just borscht, as a new cookbook shows.
This grape is so easily recognised that it might as well wear a name tag, but many varieties are brasher and bolder than you'd expect.
Bee Wilson's First Bite takes us back to childhood to explore how we form our feelings about food.
Norin your wildest dreams: the industry is coming up with dozens of different ways to eat the stuff.
Some people shudder at the thought of jellied eels, or blanch if an oyster approaches. Not I.
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