Food porn in the Golden Age
Art / Culinary / Dutch Affairs / English

Food porn in the Golden Age

Dutch and Flemish masters are famous among others of their stil lifes. Some of them painted food stil lifes. I selected a handful of them to share here.

Here is my selection of food porn in the Golden Age. Continue reading

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El Nacional
Culinary / English / Photography / Travel

El Nacional

El Nacional offers two things I love about Barcelona: culinary and architecture. This culinary hotspot is located on the upscale district of Gràcia where world-famous modernista buildings are at. The entry is not really visible for unaware passersby. It is hidden in an alley. Actually El Nacional is an enormous food court of 2.600 square … Continue reading

Day 7: Recommend a book for us to read. Why do you think it is important?
about me / Blogging / Culinary / Study / Thoughts

Day 7: Recommend a book for us to read. Why do you think it is important?

As food is a passion of mine, I would love to recommend you to read In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto by American author Michael Pollan. This book is about nutritionism and Western diet. Western diets have resulted in the so-called prosperous country diseases: cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and obesity. Pollan’s  advise: Eat food. Not too … Continue reading