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Fabulous Food & Perfect Pinots in Oceania

on
6th May 2019
The Delicate Diner spent a month in Oceania at the start of the year. Here, she shares some of her food and drink highlights, including her search for her perfect Pinot Noir.
Food MasterChef Thoughts

The Delicate Diner – MasterChef Contestant

on
28th February 2019

Thank you all for so many amazing messages following my all-too brief appearance on MasterChef tonight..  Dreams are funny things. They keep us going and inspire us, motivating us…

Food Thoughts

Happy New Year!

on
31st December 2018

What a foodie year I have had! There has been so much to enjoy, to celebrate, and to have fun with. From visiting favourite local restaurants to going on…

Food Local Reviews Thoughts

The Pascall tin…

on
14th November 2018

Wednesday. November. Before all the chaos begins.

Next week sees me head off to Paris with The Arabian Magazine for the Paris World Championships, the pinnacle of the halter…

Local Thoughts

Celebrating a Wonderful Norfolk Foodie Year!

on
31st December 2017

What a year it has been here in Norfolk! I never tire of celebrating the great produce that comes from this much-loved part of the world, and we are…

Thoughts

My problem with Christmas…

on
27th December 2017

Happy Christmas – belatedly! I hope that you all had a wonderful time with friends and family, and that the table was laden with beautiful produce from across Norfolk.

I…

Local Thoughts

Celebrating Norfolk: Its food, its drink, its heart

on
17th September 2017

I never understand how time can race past so quickly. It only seems like yesterday when I wrote my blog on the Loddon Swan; it is now over a month…

Local Reviews Thoughts

March – Morston Hall, Loddon Swan & the launch of Nelson’s Gold…

on
2nd April 2017

Hello my wonderful Delicate Diners. I am sorry for my absence. I had a bad accident at the end of February and that, combined with a very intense deadline…

Gluten Free Local Reviews Thoughts Travel

2016 & my Top Ten Foodie Experiences of the Year

on
30th December 2016

Friday afternoon, and the winter fog is drifting down outside once more. It is 30 December, and it is hard to believe that we are almost at the end…

Food Thoughts

The Indelicate Diner…

on
13th December 2016

Opening up The Delicate Diner and staring at the blank screen fills me with guilt. Guilt that my own job – The Arabian Magazine – has taken me away from…