Truffles Questions


At one time, I would have said that truffles were an acquired taste, however in recent years more often my friends are recommending new truffles and suppliers to me, when a few years ago I was the only truffle aficionado I knew!

Today we’re reviewing some common topics of discussion, which I can easily answer given my years of experience enjoying truffles.

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Caviar Questions


Since my recent blog discussing fine foods, I’ve had some comments from friends asking about caviar in particular. There seem to be a range of questions which are quite common and easily answered, so in this spirit, today we’re discussing how caviar should served, and other considerations for enjoying caviar.

Meals featuring caviar
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Luxury Stays in Derbyshire


There’s no better way to reconnect with nature than spending time in the great British countryside. That’s why luxury stays in Derbyshire are now more popular than ever before. The county is renown for its hilly peaks, lush green valleys, and breathtaking countryside. After a day’s exploration, what better way to relax than in the absolute best accommodation available? Today we’re exploring our top picks for luxury stays in Derbyshire.

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Luxury Stays in Leicestershire


Leicestershire is often overlooked as a destination for luxury staycations. The county is sometimes overshadowed by its more popular neighbours, such as Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland. However, there are many appeals, and a plethora of attractions on offer for those who want to explore the area in luxury and style.

Read on to learn more, and be among one of the few who know about this hidden gem, as we answer the question, “What are the best hotels in Leicestershire?”

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Why You Need a Home Popcorn Maker


The sweet, buttery aroma of popcorn fills the house and makes you smile. This is just the beginning of a great night in, with family and friends. From movie night to game night to just watching TV, there are many occasions where home-made popcorn is perfect. But what if you don’t have a stove? What if your stove isn’t big enough for a pot big enough for popping corn?

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Almonds – Ultimate Health Food?


Almonds are one of the most popular nuts with a variety of health benefits. They are a source of healthy fats, soluble fiber, protein and vitamins. Almonds can lower cholesterol, reduce blood sugar levels and have anti-inflammatory properties. You can eat them whole or ground into almond flour to make breads, pancakes, or muffins.

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Caring for Leather Shoes


Leather shoes are a staple in any man’s wardrobe. Whether you wear them with a suit or causal outfit, they provide sophistication and style. To ensure this timeless look lasts long, you need to take care of your leather shoes. With the proper care, your leather shoes will last for many years. Here are some tips for caring for your leather shoes so that you can enjoy them for years to come.

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Building a Home Spa


A home spa is a great idea for those who want to relax and unwind in their own space. It’s also a great option for those who have busy schedules and don’t have time for a massage or facial. There are many factors to consider before you start building your dream home spa, but here are some of the basics that will get you started on your way.

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