Chasing Pineapples

an English girl tasting her way around the world


March 2014

The best naan bread in London

It’s always nice to get something extra with your food, especially when it involves meeting characters who share insight into their culture. I recently discovered the best naan bread in London when I was least expecting to do so… Continue reading “The best naan bread in London”


Hello Spring Supper Club to Celebrate the New Season

Those daffodils peaking up through the ground are a metaphor for the promise of spring and longer sunny days ahead. I celebrated the coming of Spring by attending Hello Spring Supper Club… Continue reading “Hello Spring Supper Club to Celebrate the New Season”

Madrid’s Split Personality… A Tale of Three Cities

Back to Madrid, and this time a visit to McDonalds is out of the question… With a whole week to explore the delights of the city with local friends and family I have certainly had an eclectic experience of Madrid’s many characters. Whether it be hanging out with african pumpkin drummers and sipping coffee in a literary cafe in quirky La Latina; enjoying churros and suckling pig in the touristy but charming oldest churrería and bodega in Madrid; or sipping cocktails on the roof of a palace and taking tapas at Lateral with local friends about as far in from La Latina as possibly imaginable, Madrid is certainly full of character! Continue reading “Madrid’s Split Personality… A Tale of Three Cities”

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