Tony

Y Viva Paella

Spain won. Inevitably. They were the best team and completely marmalised poor old Italy in the final. Four-nil. Even more embarrassing than when the Azzurri lost the 1970 World Cup Final to Pele’s Brazil – but at least they managed a goal then. In anticipation of this inevitable outcome, I cook paella for the very …

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The best indigenous meal in the Netherlands. Mind you, there’s not much competition.

The Netherlands are not known for great food. I feel I speak from knowledge here, having lived and worked there for a year. The country is terrific, the people are great, but much of the best food in the Netherlands is borrowed from other people’s cuisines. The best restaurant meal I had was Rijstaffel (“rice …

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