There’s one essential thing to know about Iceland - it's 2 – 3 times the price of the UK, it may put you off but the stunning views, friendly people and divine food will make you forget about the credit card bill at the end of the month. Apparently, they dropped a few 0’s off their currency. It’s now approximately 130 krona to £1 or for calculations say each 1000kr is approx. £7.50.
In the good old days when ABC was singing about poisoned arrows and Jimmy Saville was well respected (I never liked him) lamb shanks were a thing of revoltingness with the fore shank and hind shank being a lower sheep's leg of connective tissue and fatiness, needing hours of old fashioned slow cooking to render it down to an edible state – you could get a shank for less than a pound then, after all it’s only a ‘Tibia’.
I've never been to Vietnam, but Vietnamese food would have to be right up there in at least my top five of favourite things to eat.
I love Mexican food. Done well, it's the the kind of food that instantly puts me in a vacation state-of-mind – firing my imagination with beach-side memories of margaritas and food trucks dishing out simple but delicious flavour sensations.
Fueling the sleepless masses is an important job, and who better to take it on than the best donut shops in NYC? From the local mom and pop shops to the most extreme donut operations in the city, these connoisseurs know exactly what New Yorkers like.
Boutique dessert spots are spreading like wildfire, but why waste time trying to decide which ones to visit when you can head straight to the best cupcake shops in LA instead? Each of these spots emanates a certain passion for baking, and it shines through when you take a look inside their pastry cases.
There is perhaps no culinary vertical (group) that is more distinctly and uniquely American than BBQ. The truly great thing about this style of cooking is how accessible it is. You don’t need sophisticated equipment or large amounts of space.
Over the years, food trends have come and gone, but if there’s one thing we can all rest assured about, it’s that sandwich shops are here to stay. Since the birth of sliced bread, innovative home cooks and restaurant chefs alike have been putting their mark on the sandwich. From the school lunch box to the Michelin starred restaurant, these hand-held meals delight taste buds far and wide.
Pizza. It’s one of the most venerable and popular foods in all the United States. It also happens to be extraordinarily simple, and easily available. Yet for all its ambiguity and simplicity, finding a truly great slice of pizza is harder than one may think. In fact, depending on where you’re from and how developed your palate is for this cheesy concoction, it’s entirely possible that you’re extremely choosey with where you buy your pie. And that’s ok with us!
The custom of visiting steakhouses began in the 19th century, when people decided to start gathering at local steakhouses for great food, drinks, and conversations. NYC is critically acclaimed for its incredible variety of steakhouses, but there are also some lackluster ones. To make sure you're visiting the best of the best, we have created this list of some of the best of the best steakhouses NYC has to offer.
The best diners in New Jersey provide endless amounts of entertainment for patrons of all ages. If you are under the age of twenty-one, it’s one of the few things you can do after 9:00 PM, and if you’re over twenty-one, it’s one the best things you can do to end a night of partying. Families in New Jersey are often seen at diners enjoying a nice breakfast or lunch, while teenagers and young adults can often be found enjoying a late night breakfast or dinner. Many diners in New Jersey also offer specials for our senior citizens, so that they can have a great meal at a great price.
There’s really nothing better than digging into a bowl of creamy, blissful rocky road, or crunching down on the last bite of a vanilla bean filled waffle cone, and what better way to feed that sweet tooth than making your way through the best classic ice cream shops in the US?