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Oren

Oren

I once knew a guy called Oren. He was my tour guide in Israel. He was a somewhat testy man but I forgave him as he gave colourful commentary of the sights and smells of the Holy Land.  Even if he was busy openly ripping 

Cornerstone

Cornerstone

Hackney is an interesting part of town.  It has fascinating residents.   Consider the following. Left to right, armoured car, followed by tank and thirdly, happy yellow triangle with sunglasses.  Then the military procession continues with a fortified vehicle.   This is the district where Cornerstone has 

Polpetto

Polpetto

When people find out that I like to write as a hobby, I have seen varying reactions. Some are eager to find out more.  How it affects my life.  How it enhances the eating experience. Others are looking instead to cause some trouble.  If I 

Plum Valley

Plum Valley

October 2020 visit How things have changed when the mighty are humbled.  Or the not so mighty at times.  In particular, service levels have really picked up across London as customers have become a precious commodity.  Sometimes it takes a little pandemic to make things 

Bayleaf

Bayleaf

It is somewhat ironic that right after I complain about titles of restaurants being fairly non-descriptive and not providing many clues, (Kitchen Table, I am looking at you), I would then find myself in Bayleaf.  In this case, the name is a kind of a