Mangal Ocakbasi, Dalston

This week The Italian gets excited about Turkish food. “My friend Anthony the artist said to me one night, “I’ve got to take you to this Turkish place in Dalston, you’ll LOVE it! If you think you’ve tasted good Turkish – wait until I take you to this place. In fact, let’s go there right […]

S&M café, Islington

A while back The Italian and I were comparing the comfort values of Italian pasta versus good old British grub. Which was cosier, spaghetti alla carbonara and pasta al forno or bangers and mash and shepherd’s pie? Well, it got a bit heated there in the kitchen as the two of us fought for our […]