Monthly Archives: March 2013

Remarkable Ritz Carlton Wien!

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved The resourceful Travelling Gourmet tells you about one of Vienna’s best hotels and its super restaurant… MAKING my way into the Ritz Carlton Vienna after a simply “splendide” Degustation Dinner … Continue reading

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Wickedly wonderful Wiener…

Schnitzel! Story & photos by Dr. Micgael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM All rights reserved The suave and intrepid tells you about the best Wienerschnitzels in… MAGNIFICENT Wien. Crispy outside, moist and very tender inside, thin yet very satisfying to eat…classic … Continue reading

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La grand dame Crillon, when will you return?

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet All rights reserved The indomitable Travelling Gourmet tells you about the impending closure of the renowned Hotel de Crillon…and Magnificent Les Ambassadeurs on the Place de la Concorde for a … Continue reading

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SPY-Memoirs of a Student…SPY

This is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to any persons, living or dead is purely coincidental. Inspired by true events. Names, dates and locales as well as Standard Operating Procedures and tradecraft have been changed to protect the innocent, … Continue reading

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Wine, Wurst and Duesseldorf! LIVE from GERMANY!

The Travelling Gourmet hard at work as a Wine Judge in Italy…Oh, mein Gott! Italian ladies are as beautiful as their wines… N 51° 16.096‘ E  6° 43.630‘ Dusseldorf, Germany The intrepid Travelling GourmetTM covers Prowein 2013, the largest trade-only Wine … Continue reading

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Exclusive Interview with Hendrick’s Gin’s Brand Ambassador…

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet All rights reserved. The debonair Travelling Gourmet learns all about this unusual Gin from… Erik Andersson, Hendrick’s Gin Brand Ambassador (Asia) 1. The cocktails are very intriguing. Until when will … Continue reading

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Sweet for the sweet…

MOST people have a swet tooth…I am no exception. Turkish Chefs are among the best in the world. I was in Turkey recently to study and learn their cuisine, wines and culture. It comes as no suprise to learn that a … Continue reading

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