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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Top 7 summer novelties in the "world of Eclair»
So on the eve of summer (it will come someday), inspired by the works of the famous confectioner Karim Bourgeois, the masters of the cafe laid out seven new masterpieces…

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Who's who: the world Day of chefs
The main person in any institution is a cook. It depends on it how the menu will look like, what products will be on your plate and how tasty and…

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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

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 Moscow: from one-time lectures to professional courses sommelier. To mention all impossible, will tell about the most clearest!
Master classes, tastings and lectures
There are plenty of offers. In fact, every day in one of the bars in Moscow is some cool tasting.

“No, only wine!»

Super format of friendly meetings-tastings, which are held once a month in different bars of Moscow. This is a good opportunity to learn new things about wine by choosing the topic of interest: “Pinot Noir”, “Find Burgundy. Red to fish”, “Dark horses: we try wines from little-known grape varieties”. Continue reading

Alko end of the year
We began to drink less, but more often. Wine bars now fill all days of the week, as do cocktail bars. Light green wines, cocktails with low alcohol content –…

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Antige New York
There are still no Michelin-starred restaurants in Russia. That makes us believe that Russian restaurants do not reach international standards. You might think that the trends, and chefs, and guides…

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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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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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