Bluespoon Restaurant & Bar – Amsterdam (September 2018)

Lunch at Bluespoon in the Andaz Hotel in Amsterdam catching up with a former colleague. Continue reading “Bluespoon Restaurant & Bar – Amsterdam (September 2018)”

101 Gowrie x Brandt & Levie (September 2018)

Koen and I attended one of the Brandt & Levie collaboration events last week: a test run of the – still to be opened – 101 Gowrie restaurant by chef Alex Haupt in Amsterdam. Continue reading “101 Gowrie x Brandt & Levie (September 2018)”

Rotisserie – Amsterdam (May 2018)

Having successfully dodged the task of accompanying the kids to a Katy Perry concert a couple of weeks ago, Koen and I decided to grab some 🍔 and 🍺. Continue reading “Rotisserie – Amsterdam (May 2018)”

Restaurant 212 – Amsterdam (May 2018)

After ‘t Amsterdammertje*, the second installment of my Christmas present was at Restaurant 212 in Amsterdam.

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&samhoud places**, Amsterdam (July 2017)

Last week we had a farewell lunch of my former boss. Luckily, she also is a fine dining aficionado, so we celebrated in style at &samhoud places**.

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Librije’s Zusje**, Amsterdam (June 2017)

As part of celebrating me reaching the big 4-0, Chantal took me for lunch at Librije’s Zusje** in Amsterdam.

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Restaurant MOS*, Amsterdam (May 2017)

The good thing if you invite your colleagues for a farewell lunch, you can also choose whatever restaurant you have on your to-do list. Needless to say, there were no problems whatsoever scheduling this lunch…

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RIJKS* x BRAE, Amsterdam (May 2017)

Another collaboration at RIJKS*; this time a 1-day event with Australian chef Dan Hunter of Brae Restaurant fame. Continue reading “RIJKS* x BRAE, Amsterdam (May 2017)”

De Kersentuin, Amsterdam (April 2017)

With the kids on a sleep-over, Chantal and I seized the opportunity to try out De Kersentuin in Amsterdam.

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Restaurant Bord’eau** – Amsterdam (April 2017)

Again, business does have its occasional culinary upsides…

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