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Secret City: Francesco Mazzei

The newly appointed chef patron at Sartoria, Francesco Mazzei, takes PORT through his favourite spots in Rome, the Eternal City where he kick-started his career

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Ben Tish: The Chef Behind the Grill

We chat to the head chef at Salt Yard, Ben Tish, about his charcoal-smoked dishes livening up London tapas and his new book on Basque-style barbecue


Chef Nobu & Japan’s Porcelain Island

Having established his eponymous restaurants on all five continents, PORT meets acclaimed chef Nobuyuki Matsuhisa as he turns his hand to tableware

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Questions of Taste: Tom Aikens

Michelin-starred chef Tom Aikens discusses his fast-paced career and the ethical approach behind his award-winning restaurants

Milroy’s of Soho: four essential whiskies

WHISKY WEEK: The staff of London’s oldest whisky shop, Milroy’s of Soho, recommend four of their favourite drams from around the world

Norlan: A glass to change the whisky industry

WHISKY WEEK: PORT meets the New York-based team behind the Norlan Whisky Glass, a tumbler-glass hybrid concept that has raised $800,000 on Kickstarter

Questions of Taste: Richard Turner (Hawksmoor)

Restaurateur and Hawksmoor executive chef Richard Turner discusses ethical butchery, what he learned from Fergus Henderson, and his new London restaurant

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Questions of taste: Paul Pairet

French chef Paul Pairet chats to PORT about multi-sensory technology dining, the importance of execution and cooking for more than 300 people at the Palace of Versailles

Salt baked Cheltenham beetroot, fresh goats curd, hazelnuts

Piquet by Allan Pickett

Albert Roux disciple Allan Pickett on his brand new London restaurant and why he cooks food ‘without airs and graces’

The Last Master Cooper

The Last Master Cooper

England’s only master barrel maker, Alastair Simms, speaks with Clare Finney about the history, skill and significance of his craft

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Ralph Lauren Coffee

Ralph Lauren spills the beans on his New York coffee venture