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Gastronomic news and village trivia from the historic village of Bray-on-Thames, Berkshire.
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This much I know: Diego Masciaga

This much I know: Diego Masciaga | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Diego Masciaga is director and general manager of Alain Roux’s three-Michelin-starred Waterside Inn in Bray – a role he has held for 30 years. H
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Ashley Palmer-Watts | FOOD & TRAVEL ARABIA

Ashley Palmer-Watts | FOOD & TRAVEL ARABIA | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
For my first column, I was asked to talk a little about the inspiration behind my cooking and the concept and philosophy behind ‘Dinner’. I will admit that it has been a dream come true to open a restaurant in London.
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Michel and Alain Roux to launch new restaurant

Michel and Alain Roux to launch new restaurant | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Michel Roux Sr and his son Alain Roux are to launch their first restaurant in a residential development next year.
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The Ingredients to Becoming a Celebrity Head Chef

The Ingredients to Becoming a Celebrity Head Chef | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
In the traditional kitchen hierarchy, the position of Head Chef represents the pinnacle of culinary achievement but what does it take to get there?
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Insider tips on The Hind's Head, Bray, United Kingdom by Ayushi G in The Foodie Diaries

Insider tips on The Hind's Head, Bray, United Kingdom by Ayushi G in The Foodie Diaries | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Took the train up to Berkshire yesterday for lunch at Heston Blumenthal's Michelin-starred Hind's Head. It's set in a 15th Century - 7 Reactions
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Waterside Inn, Bray - experiencing culinary royalty | The Foodie World

Waterside Inn, Bray - experiencing culinary royalty | The Foodie World | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
The Waterside Inn, on the banks of the Thames (as you'd expect) is in Bray, home to possibly more Michelin stars than anywhere else.
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Waterside Inn, Bray - experiencing culinary royalty | The Foodie World

The Waterside Inn, on the banks of the Thames (as you'd expect) is in Bray, home to possibly more Michelin stars than anywhere else.
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Thank you so much to Alain Roux for... - Norden Farm Centre for the Arts | Facebook

Thank you so much to Alain Roux for picking us as his favourite local place to soak up some culture in the latest issue of Exclusive Magazine!
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Diego Masciaga, director and general manager, The Waterside Inn

Diego Masciaga, director and general manager, The Waterside Inn | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Starting his career in the industry when he was 13, Diego has worked in top restaurants around the world including La Gavroche, before starting at The Waterside Inn as restaurant manager, where he has been for 30 years.
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review of Bray British restaurant The Waterside Inn by Andy Hayler

review of Bray British restaurant The Waterside Inn by Andy Hayler | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
RT @wyahaw: I return to the Waterside Inn in Bray. https://t.co/mCX8DNuv9R https://t.co/nzq0bDexCu
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Cocktail making competition held at Heston Blumenthal pub

Cocktail making competition held at Heston Blumenthal pub | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Bartenders battled it out to mix drinks at a cocktail contest at The Hinds Head. The competition, which was also held last year, saw eight mixologists from across the country battle it out to create the best drink using Copper Head Gin.
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Heston Blumenthal's The Fat Duck regains three Michelin stars - BBC News

Heston Blumenthal's The Fat Duck regains three Michelin stars - BBC News | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Heston Blumenthal's restaurant The Fat Duck regains its three Michelin stars after being absent from last year's culinary guide.
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Heston Blumenthal on dreams and ice cream - FT Life - Life & Arts Video - FT.com

Heston Blumenthal on dreams and ice cream  - FT Life - Life & Arts Video - FT.com | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
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Staying in with Julia Thum

Staying in with Julia Thum | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
One of the aspects of blogging that always confuses me is when writers don't always have books out under their real names! With Riverside Lane written by Ginger Black I was surprised to find that one of the authors was actually Julia Thum! Julia has kindly agreed to stay in with me today to tell…
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Singerie - Wikipedia

Singerie - Wikipedia

The practise can be traced as far back as Ancient Egypt; Cyril Aldred detected a love of singerie that he found characteristic of the late Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt; Throughout the medieval period in Europe, monkeys were seen "as a symbol of downgraded humanity", and were used to mimic man and his foibles, often appearing in the margins of illuminated manuscripts.

Card playing monkeys by Abraham Teniers Singerie is the name given to a visual arts genre depicting monkeys imitating human behavior, often fashionably attired, intended as a diverting sight, always with a gentle cast of mild satire. The term is derived from the French word for "Monkey Trick".
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Table Talk: The Hind’s Head, Bray, Berkshire

Table Talk: The Hind’s Head, Bray, Berkshire | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
We have our coats on and we’ve nearly reached the door when the restaurant manager hovers into view. “What was your favourite dish?” he asks, beaming. That’s qu
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Insider tips on The Hind's Head, Bray, United Kingdom by Ayushi G in The Foodie Diaries

Insider tips on The Hind's Head, Bray, United Kingdom by Ayushi G in The Foodie Diaries | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
And here's the picturesque exterior of the Hind's Head in Bray ! - 8 Reactions - Jun 9 2017, 07.35.20 AM UTC
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A new spin on the inn: Heston Blumenthal's redesigned Hind's Head - Country Life

A new spin on the inn: Heston Blumenthal's redesigned Hind's Head - Country Life | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
The redecoration of former pubs offers an opportunity to evoke a long-lost style of decoration. Giles Kime takes a look at the redesigned Hind's Head.
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Heston Blumenthal Awarded The Diners Club® Lifetime Achievement Award 2017 | H&L Magazine

Heston Blumenthal Awarded The Diners Club® Lifetime Achievement Award 2017 | H&L Magazine | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Heston Blumenthal has won the Diners Club Lifetime Achievement Award 2017. https://t.co/T7wkezsq6F #Culinary #finedining https://t.co/FsiYLU2o5E
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Bray’s most underrated gastro-pub | The Gentlemans Journal

Bray’s most underrated gastro-pub | The Gentlemans Journal | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Heston Blumenthal’s 15th Century pub The Hind’s Head has it all
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Caldesi in Campagna, Bray |

Caldesi in Campagna, Bray | | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
RT @KatieCaldesi: Lovely write upon our restaurant in Bray, thank you @spdibley @TheArcadiaO #review #caldesi https://t.co/AuwjJaaeWW
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Chefs like Heston Blumenthal wish to explore the link between gastronomy and sensory neuroscience

Chefs like Heston Blumenthal wish to explore the link between gastronomy and sensory neuroscience | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Chefs like #HestonBlumenthal wish to explore the link between gastronomy and sensory neuroscience: https://t.co/IMMbV9DUDj … #BingeNews
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TripAdvisor ranks Waterside Inn among world's top 10 restaurants

TripAdvisor ranks Waterside Inn among world's top 10 restaurants | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
Bray's Waterside Inn has been ranked among the best restaurants in the world by review website TripAdvisor. The Roux brothers' restaurant has made the top 10 for the 2016 Travellers' Choice awards, based on reviews by site users.
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HESTON BLUMENTHAL SERVES CRISPY PANCAKE ON BRIDSEYE WAFFLE WITH PEAS IN 3 STAR MICHELIN RESTAURANT

HESTON BLUMENTHAL SERVES CRISPY PANCAKE ON BRIDSEYE WAFFLE WITH PEAS IN 3 STAR MICHELIN RESTAURANT | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
HESTON BLUMENTHAL HAS ONCE AGAIN pushed back the frontiers of food creation with his latest taste sensation, a Findus crispy pancake served on a bed of Birdseye potato waffle with petit pois.
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My France: Michel Roux

My France: Michel Roux | Gastrovillage Bray | Scoop.it
The three-Michelin-star chef tells Carolyn Boyd what he loves about his home country
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