Yum-D Brixton: where food will take you back to the streets of Thailand

Yum-D, tucked in the depths of Brixton Market just a few doors away from Franco Manca, is a little gem of a surprise.  The first thing that hit me was a bout of claustrophobia. Floor space is tiny (with just around five tables and the kitchen), and the random Thai…

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Holiday Gift Ideas: Sweet novelty for Secret Santa woes at M&M’s World

Secret Santa is a bit of a weird one. I’m tired of receiving calendars with photos of boy bands I don’t listen to… and I’m tired of purchasing calendars of half-naked men that usually end up in recycling bins (or so they say). But Secret Santa ain’t fun without the…

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Acciuga: where they showed me the (good) ravioli

Last week, I had the pleasure of dining in the company of fun food bloggers (organised by Zomato UK) at Acciuga Kensington.  Acciuga (a-choo-ga) specialises in regional Italian cuisine, particularly Ligurian and Piedmontese. It’s the brainchild of Guglielmo Arnulfo, a former lawyer and pro rugby player who decided to turn on a new…

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