Journal

26th June, 2014

Mugaritz – heartbreak on a 2nd visit

Mugaritz –  heartbreak on a 2nd visit

Back in 2011 when I embarked on my global gastronomical tour, the revered temple of gastronomy that is Mugaritz provided me with possibly the best dining experience I’d ever had. There was something quite magical about this trailblazer tucked away in the Basque hills, innovating food and melding it with an almost ironic and existential […]

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28th May, 2012

Per Se, New York

Per Se, New York

It’s only been rated 6th best restaurant in the world this year, and spent the last 8 years on the list of 50 Best Restaurants, been given higher ratings than any other restaurant in North America (with maybe the exception of its sister in California) and I could go on and on, but the truth […]

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04th May, 2012

Astrid y Gason, Lima, Peru

Astrid y Gason, Lima, Peru

In recent years there’s been all sorts of hype and excitement formulated by San Peligrino and its World’s 50 Best Restaurants, a feat accomplished by no less (apparently) than 800 industry experts across the globe, diligently eating away in hundreds of restaurants to bring us a definitive list of the finest eateries. Whilst my personal […]

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