Meet The Chef: In his youth, Marcel Acostoaie would always stop by his uncle’s home after a hard day at school. His uncle, who was a respected chef among top military officials in Romania, sparked Marcel’s passion for hearty, home cooked food.
The presentation leaves a bit to be desired, but the flavours are there. It might sound a bit “John and Gregg” from MasterChef but it does perfectly sum up our Sunday lunch at the Red Lion in West Deeping.
They’ve long been hailed as man’s best friend, but now a national pub group has launched a Pubs for Pups campaign to encourage bars across the UK to welcome dogs back to the pub for a drink with their owners.
Meet The Chef: Gareth Ellison is the head chef and founder of the Resist! Vegan Kitchen, which can be found at The Ostrich Inn, 17 North Street, Peterborough. The original pioneering Peterborough vegan eaterie will be celebrating its first anniversary tomorrow (Friday).