Jol Robuchon’s best mashed potatoes in the world recipe

Encore, du beurre! Celebrate the life of the Michelin-starred chef by preparing his famous dish It was the recipe that induced Joel Robuchon, the Michelin-starred” chef of the century” who has died aged 73, famous and everybody else fat. There are several versions, with the restaurant’s famously consisting of a 2:1 potato to butter ratio. […]

Socialist modernism: remembering the architecture of the eastern bloc

Much of the brutalist architecture of eastern Europe is decrepit, but now a project aims to document and preserve it The monumental but disintegrating grey, brutalist structures of central and eastern Europe are fading memories of the socialist epoch. So decrepit are some of these buildings that the socialist @socialistmodernism. Rusu explains that socialist era […]