Dale is a writer, restaurant critic, presenter and broadcaster. He has run the food and travel blog Expensive Tastes since 2012 and in 2018, published his debut novel, The Berylford Scandals: Lust & Liberty.
Turned to Stone
A year to the day since I began my quest Did I finally concede defeat By the tranquil pool I lay my weary body And acknowledged my failures.
Why I'm NOT Looking Forward to the 'Downton' Film...
When Downton Abbey first aired in 2010, I thought it was brilliant. A star-studded cast, a relatively original story, some great characters. And, of course, an Oscar-winning writer behind it, in the form of Julian Fellowes.
9 Video Games That Would Make Good Movies or TV Shows (If Done Properly…)
It is no secret that movies based on video games are flops, nine times out of ten. I bet you can count the number of video game-based films you enjoyed on one hand. Some have been so bad that their leading actors have regretted starring them until their dying day (Bob Hoskins in The Super Mario Bros., for example).
5 Weird Food Combos That Actually Work
Having been a food writer and restaurant critic for a few years now, I have come to realise that food is less about tasting good and more about defying expectations. It’s more about the dining experience, rather than just a good meal with delicious food. It’s not necessarily something I agree with.
5 Men of Instagram You Didn't Know You Should Love
Whether we need someone to motivate us in terms of body confidence or lifestyle, or we just enjoy a good ogle on Instagram (deny it if you will, we know you do it...), but either way, if you're going to do it, you may as well do it right. The following five male specimens fit the bill perfectly...