CHEF JOHN HOWIE'S BLOG

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AVOID THESE 6 POPULAR THAI DISHES IF YOU’RE TRYING TO EAT HEALTHY

By Nabanita Dutt | December 9, 2016

No question. Thai cuisine can be a pretty healthy restaurant meal choice – if you’re choosing carefully. We’re so conditioned to believe that all stir-fry dishes are healthy, and all Thai people are slim, we don’t go looking for the excess calorie loaders that typically hide in a Thai menu, waiting to upset our weight…

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A COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS CHEESEBOARD

By Nabanita Dutt | December 5, 2016

Cheeseboards may not be the main event at Christmas, but without a well-chosen board of fromages sitting on the kitchen counter at all times, the season’s between-meal sweet treats of reindeer cookies, snickedoodles and gingerbread men can quickly overwhelm the palate into a sugar-induced coma. Cheeses

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6 TRENDS THAT WILL INFLUENCE YOUR RESTAURANT EXPERIENCE IN 2017

By Nabanita Dutt | December 2, 2016

Eating out is never the same experience from year to year. Cuisines keep reinventing themselves to ensure that loyal customers return to the same establishment again and again. Old menus are trashed, seasonal menus are crafted, and the décor is re-glamorized to keep the clientele visually entertained. A whole lot of hard work, thought and…