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FOOD – CHRISTMAS DINNER
ROAST RACK OF LAMB WITH A RYE, HERB & SPICE CRUST
Rack of lamb is a really quick and delicious way of having roast lamb and this rye crust adds a little extra crunch and spice to the sweet lamb meat. A green salad on the side will cut through the richness of the lamb nicely.
A Cozy New Hideaway in the Cotswolds, Just in Time for the Holidays
The Lygon Arms has been in operation under sundry names and proprietors since the 1300s. It began life as a coaching inn on the road to London, and during the intervening centuries it has tucked up everyone from Oliver Cromwell to Elizabeth Taylor.
On arrival we’re taken to a pretty common room with mullioned windows, where we order beer and sandwiches (that tonic for damp feet) and sink into a squishy sofa until we can face unpacking.
Next door, the hotel also operates an attractive wine bar with stone walls and zinc-topped tables.
9 Little Presents That Make a Big Impression
Welcome to Vogue’s holiday house. Inside this pint-size pad, you’ll find 2017’s most coveted curiosities: petite pleasures and tiny treasures for the holiday season.
Proper Drinks /edgy conversations
For a smooth pick me up, the Grey Goose Espresso Martini is an excellent digestif to follow a festive meal. Grey Goose Vodka compliments the delicate sweetness of the coffee liqueur, which is perfectly balanced with espresso.
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