national cuisines

Alistair Shearer on cuisine in Kerala

Alistair Shearer on the cuisine of Kerala

My daughter and I arranged a trip to Southern India just before Christmas last year, finishing with a flourish at a five-day wedding ceremony, A hectic year had...
Nikka from the barrel whisky

Nikka whisky from the barrel

Lucky me! A house guest has just given me a bottle of Nikka Whisky From the Barrel.I’m twice blessed too because not only is it a fine whisky, it’s also the...
recipe for dutch apple pie

Apple Pie In Amsterdam

I know that Americans like to claim apple pie for their own (…"as American as apple pie”)… but in fact, I think the best place on earth to eat apple pie is in A...