The Water House Project: Social Fine Dining in Bethnal Green

The Water House Project is a supper club in Bethal Green by Chef Gabriel Waterhouse aimed at making seasonal fine dining more accessible and more social. I came across it on Instagram where I was immediately captivated by the innovative ideas and creative menu - in particular a cheese course of Perl Las blue with … Continue reading The Water House Project: Social Fine Dining in Bethnal Green

Restaurant Gordon Ramsay: My First Three-Star Dining Experience

"Eager anticipation" doesn't quite do justice to the lead up to my first ever three Michelin star dining experience. As soon as the date was in the calendar for our reservation at Restaurant Gordon Ramsay in Chelsea my appetite started building! We arrived well in time for our reservation (did I mention I was eager?) … Continue reading Restaurant Gordon Ramsay: My First Three-Star Dining Experience

Nettle and Tofu Curry (vegan)

Nettles?! Yes, Nettles. These stinging blighters that we curse on countryside walks and endlessly weed out of our gardens are actually surprisingly nutritious, full of vitamins, and are a great substitute for spinach and other greens. I gathered bag-fulls last spring, washed and trimmed them, blanched them to remove their stings, then shaped them into … Continue reading Nettle and Tofu Curry (vegan)