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Do you like hospital food? Maybe I do

Unfortunately I’ve spent a lot of time in hospitals lately – visiting rather than as a patient. I’m also old enough to see how things have changed over the years. The technology may have changed but there is still plenty … Continue reading

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Pomeroys – want something a little different for breakfast?

Breakfast is a good meal to eat in Kenilworth. There can’t be many small British towns which offer good cooked breakfasts in so many places. I’ve not been in the town long but I think there are at least six places … Continue reading

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Test driving the Best Breakfast in Derbyshire

I’ll freely admit it. I’m a creature of habit. I was introduced to Fresh Basil in Belper around ten years ago and I started going regularly about seven years ago. It’s a really friendly and knowledgeable place so I’m guessing … Continue reading

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Ego, Lichfield, Staffordshire 8/10

I’d wanted to visit Ego in Lichfield for some time. It was recommended by a former Chef friend of mine and the opportunity arose as we needed somewhere north of Lichfield for a small family get together. I liked the … Continue reading

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Who eats the Full English Breakfast and what is it these days?

There is great danger in using hotels as the benchmark for a nation’s cuisine. I’ve done it myself when traveling in Europe or in the US. In America I’ve wondered how on earth Americans can get through pancakes and bacon … Continue reading

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