Culinary Destination – Istanbul

    “What started off as a Culinary Destination – a search for the perfect bite, the perfect eating experience – and a specific research objective, turned out to be a journey inwards through the inner reflections of outward massiveness and observation of self in the company of millions of strangers, with whom – at …

Basque Country’s Gastronomic Societies: A Gentlemen’s Club

“I think that curiosity happened on these reviews where I was just a guest of the reviewer, because it introduced me to new cuisines and to the idea of cooking as a mechanism for studying other cultures and understanding other parts of the world.”   – Ted Allen   Gentlemen’s Clubs What is usually characterised – the …

Culinary Road Trip in the North of Spain

“The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.”                                             – Samuel Johnson   Once a year, I dedicate …

New York Inspired Grilled Pizzas

Understanding Grilled Pizza I was in New York last week, and I must say: I ate some of the best grilled pizzas ever! I have always preferred the grilled pizza over the regular oven baked one. I feel that the smoky charred flavour, goes perfectly with pizza, especially if going for a spicy, tomato-based one! With …