Rants

Complaints

Complaints

  A couple of quotes to start with;   “Complainers are rewarded for complaining. Indicative of the victim culture in which we live, people have not only come to expect something for nothing, but are then rewarded for how loudly they can ventilate their sense of having been victims of fraud.” – John Ridley   […]

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Allergens

Allergens

There’s been a fair bit of talk about the allergens legislation recently, so for what it’s worth I thought I’d weigh in too.   There has been a lot of dislike in the restaurant industry about these regulations. The first reason is that they were introduced in the middle of December – a frankly stupid […]

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2014 Highs & Lows, part II

2014 Highs & Lows, part II

  As opposed to my highs & lows list where I’ve been as objective as possible, the following is absolutely free from any ethics whatsoever. I’m including mates, freebies I’ve accepted, personal opinions and things that have appealed to my dubious sense of humour. Favourite street food – Dirty Food Revolution and Arepa! Arepa! Arepa!   […]

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‘Authenticity’ rant….

tl:dr – I hate the word The “A” word is a sure sign that bullshit is following shortly. It’s used by the following kinds of people 1) People who’ve been to the region/country and use this as one-upmanship whenever the item/style is being discussed or eaten. Sample quote “well this pizza is ok but for […]

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