Issue 19 food & wine

What do they serve up on diplomatic plates?

Exclusive insider info from the top tables at grand embassies

28 Nov 2018

My Thai chicken had a garnish of ‘sang de rat’

Decades ago, my diplomat husband was posted to Delhi and I was invited to a ladies’ lunch. Bowls of consommé…

28 Nov 2018

Recipe: Christmas Lebkuchen

One taste of German gingerbread and you’ll be hooked

A triumph from the Dolomites

The best Super Tuscan that’s not from Tuscany

28 Nov 2018

For festive drinking, choose Christmas spirits

December is a great time of the year to rebel against what Kingsley Amis called ‘the tyranny of wine’

28 Nov 2018