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In Defence of Culinary Eccentricity

Can wine critics really taste what they say they can? Does Somerset beef really beat the cows of Gloucester? Does the obligatory ‘pinch of black pepper’ have any effect on the finished dish? Find the answers to none of these questions, but an exciting way to dodge them, in Maximilian Yuen’s thrilling new article!

A chip shop in Bishopston.

Review: The Bishopston Fish Bar

Roll up, roll up for fish, frying and fat galore as Maximilian Yuen Esq. delves into the curious realms of chip shops and eating out of cardboard. Will he make it ? Only time will tell…

Review: Water Sky

Chopsticks and curiously translated menus abound as Maximilian Yuen thrusts himself into oriental cuisine! Will he soar out astride an imperial dragon, or will the bounteous oil and salty soy take out his liver first? The thrilling saga continues!

Game on!

Hey, you! Do you groan with contempt as yet another chicken breast lands on your plate?

Praise the Lard!

Lurking somewhere in a bakery near you lies the finest cake in Christendom. Few have heard its ancient name, fewer still have known its fatty charms.