I hope you' got everything you'll need for today at hand. Especially the string, that's absolutely vital.
I'm starting the day with a traditional Christmas breakfast of bacon and sherry. Yum. The slaty pigginess of the bacon is overlaid delightfully by the dry sharpness of the sherry. And there's something with Gregg Wallace on the telly.
A good start to the day.
Lord of the Ales - I have had a long-standing series chronicling the fortunes and perceptions of the “English pub” and “Irish pub” outside Britain, and inside their home land...
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