"Gin Fizz": about people and about food
I think I discovered a superpower in front of me closed barely started bars and restaurants. Before I got to the place, which will be this review, had three times…

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History of vodka, and where to drink it in Moscow restaurants
31 January in the gastronomic calendar is informally appointed as the birthday of vodka. The choice of this date is supported by the fact that on this day in 1865…

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Let's drink to love: international bartender's day
The bartender is a valuable profession. They read our mood and mix happiness in a glass, aiming at the heart. The bartender's best friend, a psychologist, and magician rolled into…

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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. Once I ran there for lunch, and then the institution did not impress me at all: a vague menu with Shawarma (tasteless, by the way), sandwiches and coffee, sluggish staff and an absolute absence of guests. Decided to give the cafe a second chance to have Breakfast there.

The institution has its own website and quite nice “Instagram”. As the name implies, Cake & Coffee Union specializes in baking: every day there are prepared cakes, pastries and “sweets-joy” (as indicated on the website). Noted for myself that Breakfast is invited at any time. Continue reading

Gastrokid: Athens

Athens is worth a visit not only for the towering Acropolis – the capital of Greece has long been a Mecca for lovers of the Mediterranean lifestyle. Among the orange trees and the bottomless sea time flows slowly – and really, where to run when you are surrounded by such beauty?
The Greeks have a proverb “Όποιος βιάζεται σκοντάφτει”, which means literally: “Who is in a hurry – he stumbles.” Our route will help you not to fill bumps in the land of heroes and gods – grab Fredo espresso and have a nice trip!

Athenian Acropolis
Athens is built around a hill 160 meters high, which can be seen from all points of the city. Several millennia ago, the fortress for kings, protected the perimeter of the robust fortifications. Continue reading

Gastrokid Zurich
Zurich, without attracting attention from a gastronomic point of view, will give odds to many European cities. The main message that is broadcast by restaurateurs and chefs is the use…

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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…

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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…

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Eva Grill visited the trattoria "on the area»
Hiding for a week and a half, I hatched a plan for the next March-throw in one of the Irkutsk wine bars. Apparently, there was a leak, because when I…

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