Month: November 2010

Le Café Anglais

Le Café Anglais isn’t the first restaurant that springs to mind when I think of where to go for a Sunday roast, but our friend was visiting from Edinburgh with her Scottish boyfriend and my foodie friend suggested it. So 7 of us descended there on Sunday afternoon. I love the decor of the place, I’m a sucker for elegance and Le Café Anglais is oozing with it. The restaurant is very spacious due to the high ceilings and is also bright and airy due to the large windows, white walls and crisp white tablecloths. Rowley Leigh opened Le Café Anglais in 2007 and is well known for his modern British Cooking. It is situated in Whiteleys shopping center in West London, but don’t let that put you off. The restaurant has it’s own separate entrance on the ground floor and you’re then transported in a lift to the main room on the first floor. The menus were placed in front of us and the decision that I had made to have the roast before …

Green & Blacks search for a Taste Assistant

Have you heard? Green and Blacks have launched a nationwide search to find a brand new Taste Assistant! The lucky candidate will work along Head of Taste, Micah Carr-Hill and will be responsible for developing new flavour combinations for the brand. Sound good? You’ll get to travel the world to source the very best ingredients and devise new products. Is this your idea of a dream job? Then what are you waiting for, enter now! The job won’t come easy though, Micah is looking for the person that has the ultimate taste buds as well as smell. He’s looking for someone that fully understands the difference between taste and flavour – to enter simply head to http://www.pieceofgreenandblacks.co.uk. Closing date for entries is 16th December 2010. The successful candidate is expected to take up their role early 2011. I am a self confessed chocoholic. I can’t go a day without eating at least a teeny bite of the delicious brown stuff. Green & Blacks Creamy Milk is my bar of choice so imagine my delight when …