Rachel Khoo

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November 20th, 2014

A few things I liked and learnt in Japan

This post is sponsored by Inside Japan and ANA, but all views and opinions expressed are my own. Shinkansen “Bullet Train” I was blown away as most foreign visitors are when I hopped on the Shinkansen out of Tokyo to Kyoto. One of the iconic features of the Japanese [...]

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November 13th, 2014

Kaiseki in Kyoto and Home Cooking Japanese-style

Having spent the previous night in Tokyo’s Shibuya district, home to the world’s busiest pedestrian crossing and a display of neon advertising so bright it makes Piccadilly Circus look discreet, the tranquillity of Kyoto was all the more marked. There’s a curious dichotomy [...]

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November 6th, 2014

Tsukiji market and Sushi Sora

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to get up at the crack of dawn to visit the one and only Tsukiji market, Tokyo’s legendary wholesale fish market. If you’re an ‘itacho’ (the name used to identify the highest level of sushi chef in Japan), you can rock up at [...]

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July 30th, 2014

London Guide: Brixton Village

Have you been watching my new show ‘Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook: London’? After living in Paris for quite some time, I’m now spending more and more time back home in the UK, and it was such a wonderful experience for me to explore in my own city [...]

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June 21st, 2014

London Guide: Columbia Road

I was lucky enough to film parts of my new show in a house on Columbia Road, in East London. I loved getting to know some of the local businesses, during my time as a Columbia Road ‘local’. Tiny boutiques selling goods from independent produces, one of the most [...]

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March 11th, 2014

My top 5 things to do in Munich

I had a day off after promoting ‘Meine französische Küche’ (click here to enter my German book giveaway!) to explore Munich. Here are my top 5 favourite things to do: 1. Have a bretzel: It’s hard not to spot them. Bretzels are sold in bakeries, little [...]

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March 7th, 2014

My snapshots…from Munich

Last week I was in Amsterdam for the launch of my Dutch book, and now I’m in Germany for the release of the German version of ‘My Little French Kitchen’, ‘Meine Französische Küche’. Here are some Instagram snapshots from my day so far in Munich: [...]

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February 11th, 2014

Japan: would love your ideas!

It has been a dream of mine to one day visit Japan, and I’m hoping to make it a reality in 2014! I’m planning a press trip to Japan when my book launches there later in the year. This is a shout out for any recommendations for places I should visit, restaurants [...]

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January 31st, 2014

My snapshots…a quick trip to Paris

I headed back to Paris for a fleeting visit and a quick press trip this week. Lots of new business/restaurants/coffee shops opening up, and managed to squeeze in quite a few of my old favourites, too. Here are some of my Instagram snapshots: 1. Parisian stationery heaven. 2. [...]

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