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    Cinnamon Kitchen New Year’s Eve dinner

    by  • 01/01/2014 • Menus, Photoblog • 1 Comment

    Chargrilled saddle of lamb with mint, chilli and red onions served with pilau rice, NYE 2013, Cinnamon Kitchen

    Menu from New Year’s Eve dinner at Cinnamon Kitchen with aperitif at Anise and Piper Heidsieck Champagne tower at midnight to welcome 2014: Spiced sweet corn soup with masala corn fritter ~ Selection of tandoori breads and homemade chutneys ~ Spiced lobster broth flamed with cognac served with thyme naan Tandoori chicken with holy...

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    Family Xie Christmas 2013 lunch

    by  • 31/12/2013 • Menus, Musings, Photoblog • 0 Comments

    Cuttlefish with rice crisp, lemon mayo, smoked paprika salt, Qin Xie Christmas 2013

    Over the past year, and probably longer, I’ve been collecting menus from various dinners that I’ve been invited to. Some with photos, some with wine matches and some with just the bare bones. For me, it was an interesting exercise to see what restaurants, chefs and caterers think a well composed meal is. It...

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