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Alice Gardner

In Conversation With...

Sisters are doing it for themselves!

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22nd February 2019

An interview with Emma and Rachael Nissim

Upon stepping foot inside their modest shop on Hackney Road one is greeted with such an effervescence of character from founders (and sisters)…

Through the Lens

Smithfield & Billingsgate; Worth waking up for.

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20th February 2019

Smithfield’s meat market, the only remaining wholesale market in continuous operation since the Mediaeval period.

The market has occupied this area – once known as Smooth Field – since the…

The Food Diaries

THE FOOD DIARIES: Oh Pizza, how I a-dough you!

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18th February 2019
Everyone loves pizza. It’s hard not to. What once was a student staple - everyone’s late night best friend – has now become something of an artisanal craft. Forget the cheese-filled crusts of Dominos, the 2 4 1 deals at Pizza Express, and the sweetcorn of Pizza Hut, pizza is undergoing a revolution and it wants to be taken seriously.
The Food Diaries

THE FOOD DIARIES: Chinese New Year Cooking Challenge

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14th February 2019

Last week we set top chef Josh King a challenge; take £20, dive into Chinatown, and create a dish to reflect and celebrate the Chinese New Year 2019: Year…

In Conversation With...

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Pegasus

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7th February 2019
Meeting in his small studio on Caledonian Road, leaving the wet, cold, grey weather of London at the door, one is immediately immersed into a kaleidoscope of neon colour - and glitter – and the glamorous celebrity-fuelled world of Pegasus.