Is That Cake Instagrammable?
The concept of “food porn” isn’t new – the word appeared first in the 1980s – but in the age of social media, especially Instagram, food porn has taken on a new dimension. Food porn has been associated with attractive, but unhealthy foods, but food porn has little to do with sex – even though Anthony Bourdain, the celebrated food writer and TV personality, once
London Leads The World’s Top Bars List
If restaurant food is judged by Michelin stars and Top 10, or for that matter, Top 50 rankings, can drink be far behind? And drink means, of course, the beverage of the heady kind, available in bars.
The World’s 50 Best Bars, compiled by William Reed Business Media, announced its Top 50 list on Oct. 3. London and New York lead the list with 10 and 6 bars, respectively, on the Top 50 list,
Welsh Fine-Dining Spot Returns Michelin Star
Earning a Michelin star is considered the Holy Grail for any restaurant, a stamp of approval for any fine-dining establishment. But a few restaurants have returned their Michelin stars. The latest is the rural Checkers restaurant, in Montgomery, Wales. The Checkers has held a Michelin star for seven years, largely due to the efforts of partners Stéphane Borie and Sarah Francis, and Sarah's sister Kathryn Francis.