Friday, 26 October 2012
The London Cheese & Wine Guide
Lucy Gregory and Jeffrey Young (ed): The London Cheese & Wine Guide – the definitive guide to the best places for cheese & wine in London, Allegra, £11.95, 169 pages
‘This is the first ever guide to London’s top cheese and wine venues as the editors explain: ‘We think good cheese and wine should be accessible and universally enjoyed. By providing straightforward information about cheese and wine, we aim to dispel the misconceptions that can make these products intimidating.
London has an exceptional variety of cheese and wine venues to suit different occasions and accommodate every budget.’
The guide is divided into a number of sections covering specialist cheese shops, delis, markets, wine merchants, food and wine halls, wine bars and restaurants. It concludes with advice on buying cheese, tasting wine, cheese and wine matching as well as a few recipes.