Around the World – Gastrologik*, Stockholm, Sweden (February 2018)

Another business trip to Sweden, so another opportunity to seek out Nordic cuisine in Stockholm!

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‘t Amsterdammertje* – Loenen (January 2018)

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!! Â đŸ€” Continue reading “‘t Amsterdammertje* – Loenen (January 2018)”

&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.

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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)”

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

Again, business does have its occasional culinary upsides…

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RIJKS* x Locavore, Amsterdam (April 2017)

I think that there were only 3 minutes between reading about the restaurant collaboration event between RIJKS from Amsterdam and Locavore from Ubud, Bali and booking my table…

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Around the World – Oaxen Krog**- Stockholm, Sweden (March 2017)

I ended my 3-day venture in high-end Nordic cuisine at the communal table of Oaxen Krog** in the DjurgÄrden district of Stockholm.

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Around the World – Geranium***, Copenhagen, Denmark (March 2017)

Day 2 of my business trip (and venture into Nordic cuisine) was very satisfying. After spending the entire day in negotiations for a Danish tax audit, its satisfactory result made the visit to Geranium*** that night even better.
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Around the World – Restaurant Kokkeriet*, Copenhagen, Denmark (March 2017)

I needed to go to Copenhagen and Stockholm for work for 3 days and seized the opportunity to explore Nordic cuisine.

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Bolenius Restaurant*, Amsterdam (Feb 2017)

Come mid-February, come time to head over to Bolenius Restaurant* with Koen and Erica for lunch. Continue reading “Bolenius Restaurant*, Amsterdam (Feb 2017)”