Jidori – Covent Garden

“Yakitori (Japanese: 焼き鳥) is a Japanese type of skewered chicken. Its preparation involves skewering the meat with kushi (串), a type of skewer typically made of steel, bamboo, or similar materials. Afterwards, they are grilled over a charcoal fire. During or after cooking, the meat is typically seasoned with tare sauce or salt.” – Wikipedia…

New Awlins! Day 2

Put a little swing in it “bruh”.  We say, “bruh”, “hey bruh!”

New Orleans! Day 1

“New Orleans food is as delicious as the less criminal forms of sin.”
― Mark Twain

A Face In the Crowd

This picture was taken on Michigan Avenue, just across the street from Millenium Park. Hundreds, if not thousands of people probably crossed this street while this man sat there (in temperatures around the 32F/0C mark). Just a face in the crowd, hoping another face in the crowd will give them a little help. A Face…

Chocolate, and Donuts, and Cakes!

Oh my! And don’t forget truffles either. Yes, I do have an incredibly sweet tooth. Not necessarily for chocolate bars themselves, but my goodness, I do have a hard time saying no to stuff like: Cookie dough brownies Apparently this #cookiedough loveliness from @mycookiedough is for #sharing. Why would anyone do that 🤣🤣🤣 #dessert #aygft…

Food, Glorious Food

Tis an ill cook that cannot lick his own fingers. – Twelfth Night: Act 1, Scene 3 “You’re the foodie to talk to” was the phrase uttered to me last week by a work colleague as she strode up to my desk. She had asked someone in the office for advice on local Korean BBQ…

The Circle of Life

Nants ingonyama bagithi baba  Sithi uhhmm ingonyama – Circle of Life   Happy Birthday Mum. Every now and again you actually have to take stock of how time does go forward. It is to be mum’s 70th birthday!  But from the way she looks and acts you would not put her a shade over 50!…

What Did The Cheese Say to Itself?

Claw specialises in all things crab.  However, don’t worry if crab is not completely your thing (what is WRONG with you!?) as they have other options to cover nearly all bases.

Do You Ever Stop Eating?!

“What? I’m hungry!” – Ron Weasley
I have tried to make a concerted effort to not spend money this month, especially on lunches.