Restaurant Jaimie van Heije – Ouderkerk a/d Amstel (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)”

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

The second evening of my business trip to Stockholm was spent at Restaurang Volt.

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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 a 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)”

Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 23) – Portland, OR – Tacoma, WA

The final day of our road trip was spent in Tacoma, WA. This stop was mainly planned to only have a short drive to SeaTac Airport the next morning, but what we saw of town was very nice. Continue reading “Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 23) – Portland, OR – Tacoma, WA”

Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 22) – Portland, Oregon

The kids had their way on our last day in Portland, so we had a “Wie is the Mol?” day…

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Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 18) – Bend to Portland, Oregon

On our way from Bend to Portland, again immersed in the amazing nature that Oregon has to offer! Continue reading “Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 18) – Bend to Portland, Oregon”

Around the World – Pacific Northwest USA (part 14) – Napa – Anderson, California

Our next main stops were in Oregon, but it was too much to drive there from Napa Valley in one go, so we had decided on Anderson to spend the night.

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