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My 2014 favourites from London’s restaurant-land

I can’t believe we’re already halfway through January 2015 – I wish I had a slow motion button I could push, it all goes past way too fast. 2014 gave me plenty of chances to sample a wide range of cuisine all around the beautiful city that is London.  This year I tasted Peruvian and Korean […]

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Down the stairs at Lima Floral

On my last visit to Lima Floral in Covent Garden I was kind of hoping to taste their tapas offering. Tapas (or pequeos as they’re called in Peru) are only served in the  downstairs bar and I had to choose off the a la carte menu that night. I did love it, as you can […]

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A Peruvian feast at Lima Floral in Covent Garden

So tonight I’m back in Covent Garden trying out newly opened Lima Floral. I ate at Lima earlier this year and absolutely loved it, so felt it was compulsory to visit the new member in the family. Chef-patron Virgilio Martinez describes the latest addition as a “natural evolution” and talks about it being “natural, indigenous […]

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Discovering Peruvian food at Lima, London

It seems like I’ve been hearing a lot about Peru recently. First, amazing Peruvian avocados from giant orchards at the foot of Peruvian mountains. Then a box of exciting Peruvian ingredients was delivered to my door (recipes coming soon). And now a wonderful Peruvian restaurant in London. In one of my favourite parts of London, too, […]