We kicked our culinary 2019 off with a visit to Peter Gast’s new restaurant in Amsterdam, Graphite. Continue reading “Graphite by Peter Gast – Amsterdam (January 2019)”
We were back at Aan de Poel** yet again…
Lunch at Bluespoon in the Andaz Hotel in Amsterdam, catching up with a former colleague. Continue reading “Bluespoon Restaurant & Bar – Amsterdam (September 2018)”
Shortly after Aan de Poel** reopened after a full remodeling, we went for lunch to celebrate Chantal’s birthday. Continue reading “Aan de Poel** – Amstelveen (September 2018)”
When I saw that Jaimie van Heije started with a Test Kitchen Tuesday concept and that there were still some places available for this month’s edition, I didn’t hesitate to book a table. Continue reading “Restaurant Jaimie van Heije – Ouderkerk a/d Amstel (September 2018)”
After ‘t Amsterdammertje*, the second installment of my Christmas present was at Restaurant 212 in Amsterdam.
The second evening of my business trip to Stockholm was spent at Restaurang Volt.
Another business trip to Sweden, so another opportunity to seek out Nordic cuisine in Stockholm!
For Christmas, Chantal gave me quarterly lunches/dinners for 2018. 😍 Intended to stimulate more fine dining posts here, but clearly, some self-interest was involved as the fine print implied that she would have to accompany me and that she would not be the designated driver. Oh, man!! 🤔 Continue reading “‘t Amsterdammertje* – Loenen (January 2018)”
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**.
As part of celebrating me reaching the big 4-0, Chantal took me for lunch at Librije’s Zusje** in Amsterdam.