Monthly Archives: September 2013


Hier is a fascinating article about Amsterdam, published by the New York Times, and sent to me by one of our dear guests.

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Na vele jaren ervaring te hebben opgedaan in o.a. restaurant Casa di David in Amsterdam en Utrecht, komen ze met een nieuw concept voor een nieuwe vestiging in Amsterdam: Campo de’ Fiori. Restaurant Campo de’ Fiori bevindt zich in hartje … Continue reading

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Emiel Kwekkeboom wint Prix Taittinger Benelux

Emiel Kwekkeboom heeft maandag 23 september in Rotterdam de 47e editie van de Prix Culinaire Le Taittinger Benelux gewonnen. Kwekkeboom, werkzaam in de keuken van sterrestaurant La Rive in Amsterdam, vertegenwoordigt Nederland 26 november tijdens de internationale wedstrijd in Parijs.

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Van Gogh Museum discovers new painting by Vincent van Gogh: Sunset at Montmajour

The Van Gogh Museum has discovered a new painting by Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890): Sunset at Montmajour (1888).   Director Axel Rüger: “A discovery of this magnitude has never before occurred in the history of the Van Gogh Museum. It is already … Continue reading

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Browse the list below for a selection of restaurants that offers organic and/or sustainable options for eating (in no particular order): Restaurant De Kas in Amsterdam’s Watergraafsmeer neighbourhood is all about pure ingredients, most of which have been grown in their own … Continue reading

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Another trendy restaurant opened it’s doors last week on the Rozengracht (across the road where Rembrandt used to live !   Restaurant Chow is initiated by Casper Reinders (Jimmy Woo, Rosa’s Cantina and Lion Noir) and serves Pan-Asian food which is a … Continue reading

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