Truth in wine: Where to learn wine culture in Moscow
To drink or not to drink – it is not a question! Question: what to drink and how to choose. Today we will analyze where to learn wine culture in…

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Alternative coffee – philosophy or fashion?
Kemex, hario, cold brew, aeropress, craft roasting – let's try to understand what is more in the new coffee culture: snobbery of a closed club or the inspiration of evangelists…

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Drink&Dranik: Where to eat and drink in Minsk
There are a lot of beautiful cities and only two types of people in the world: those who can see beauty only if its concentration is off scale, and those…

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The adventure of shrimp in Moscow: 5 places where to eat them

Shrimp is always a celebration, a ritual and a waiting. The fact that Russia used to have with beer and without, is the Northern shrimp. It lives in the cold waters of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, apparently small and pink. But not them. Our interest today — large and medium-sized, fleshy and sometimes scary, but bloody delicious moregate, which is served in Moscow restaurants.
From the point of view of creativity, the dish is quite boring, but only quality, freshness and imagination are important here. Without these components — this is the story of failed expectations and broken hope. For this article, a lot of shrimp was eaten, five chefs and sommeliers were interviewed. After all, without a decent wine and rest in the restaurant is not the same. Continue reading

Delicate coffee and hack breakfasts in Cake & Coffee Union
I continue to try breakfasts in Irkutsk catering. The second institution for review this month, I chose a cafe-confectionery Cake & Coffee Union ("Union, cakes and coffee") that Karl Marx.…

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A worthy alternative: How to replace coffee?
With the increase of coffee shops in Moscow, the use of coffee seemed to become a necessity, and a colorful glass in hand – an essential accessory of a busy…

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Relevant recommendations Lisa Siropulo
"You know it's been two and a half years since you released a set of current recommendations?"— I was stunned recently by the editor. «No. And is that really so…

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Breakfast with chef. Alexey Fokin, cafe "the Same pillow»
Decided! Open the loop an interview with "Breakfast with the chief." And the first thing I asked to visit Alexei Fokin, chef of popular projects in the city: bar "Molchanov"…

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