Where are you, Dear General?

I couldn’t find any significant culinary variations between the two Koreas, but as Mul Naengmyeon (Cold Noodle Soup) originated in Pyongyang, it made the cut as a North Korean dish. I had tried the Japanese version of cold noodles (Mori Soba) before, where the noodles and dipping broth are served separately. Here, the noodles are … Continue reading Where are you, Dear General?


Rochelle, Rochelle

Recently, a colleague arrived on a business trip from the Tokyo office. A first-time visitor to London, he box-ticked the conventional city sights and was suitably impressed. We added historical pubs to his list of been-there-done-thats, with an evening out to the Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese. The “Rebuilt 1667” at the bottom of the pub … Continue reading Rochelle, Rochelle