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The Menu

Our guide to the world of food, drink and entertaining, The Menu serves up interviews with the world’s most creative chefs, introduces the makers behind the scenes and the ingredients that will soon be landing on your restaurant table.

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Health through eating:

We meet the founders of Mindful Chef recipe boxes who have released a book to explain their cooking philosophy. Plus: what connects Melania Trump and sausages, and the week’s headlines from Australia.

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28424 Mar 2017
30 min

Health through eating: 

We meet the founders of Mindful Chef recipe boxes who have released a book to explain their cooking philosophy. Plus: what connects Melania Trump and sausages, and the week’s headlines from Australia.

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21 Mar 2017
11 min

Food Neighbourhoods 26: Rome, Testaccio: 

Monocle’s David Plaisant takes us to the neighbourhood of Testaccio, a delicious antidote to the chaotic central Rome.

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28317 Mar 2017
30 min

Pitti Taste: the best of Italian produce : 

We get the highlights from the Pitti Taste food fair in Florence and find out how restaurateur Kurt Zdesar always knows what the next big thing for hospitality is. Plus: the week’s top headlines from Istanbul.

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14 Mar 2017
14 min

Food Neighbourhoods 25: Chicago, Irving Park Road : 

Monocle contributor Alison Cuddy and local food lover Coyote DeGroot tour Chicago’s historic Irving Park Road.

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28210 Mar 2017
30 min

Pay what you want : 

The success of a pay-what-you-want concept at a Rio de Janeiro café, British meat guru Richard Turner’s top tips and why Chicago has become a force to be reckoned with on the US culinary scene.

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7 Mar 2017
11 min

Food Neighbourhoods 24: Berlin, Savignyplatz : 

Monocle's Kati Krause tours Berlin's Savignyplatz with Daliah Hoffman, food editor of ‘Mit Vergnügen’ magazine.

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2813 Mar 2017
30 min

Fuss-free cooking: 

Thomasina Miers’ fuss-free approach in the kitchen, Seoul’s trouble with fried-chicken joints and Madrid’s new speciality saffron shop.

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1 Mar 2017
7 min

Food Neighbourhoods 23: Lisbon, Alcantara: 

Monocle’s Syma Tariq and urban researcher and travel guide Francesca Savoldi tour the Lisbon neighbourhood of Alcantara.

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28024 Feb 2017
30 min

Is London’s food scene broken? : 

In a special edition live from Monocle HQ, Grace Dent, Nicholas Lander, Martin Morales and Jonathan Downey discuss what needs fixing in the capital’s restaurants – and what they can teach the rest of the world.

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21 Feb 2017
10 min

Food Neighbourhoods 22: Florentin, Tel Aviv: 

Monocle’s Mary Pelletier and Inbal Baum of the culinary tour company Delicious Israel visit the Tel Aviv’s fastest-growing food destination.

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27917 Feb 2017
30 min

Making way for the new : 

The Austrian restaurateur fighting conventions and the wine-subscription service getting customers out of their comfort zones. Plus: why saffron is not just for risotto, buns and biryanis.

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14 Feb 2017
9 min

Food Neighbourhoods 21: Amsterdam, Javastraat: 

Monocle’s Venetia Rainey and performer Maureen de Jong tour Amsterdam’s eastern neighbourhoods.

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27810 Feb 2017
28 min

Jamie Oliver: 

Jamie Oliver on the successes, failures and the biggest lessons he has learned over the course of his career, plus the week’s top headlines from the US.

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7 Feb 2017
7 min

Food Neighbourhoods 20: New Delhi, Majnu Ka Tilla: 

Food tour guide Anubhav Sapra is our guide to the New Delhi neighbourhood of Majnu Ka Tilla, a destination for amazing Tibetan food.

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2773 Feb 2017
29 min

The reappraisal of British food: 

US food writer Colman Andrews on why the world should be more appreciative of British food, Hong Kong’s brand new food-truck pilot project and the week’s top headlines from Tokyo.

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