Tasting luxury in the River Fal

The Fal estuary in Cornwall is the third largest natural harbour in the world, fed by six main tributaries and 28 smaller streams and rivers. Its deep channel makes it navigable for big commercial vessels several miles upriver as far as Tolverne’s famous Smuggler’s Cottage and it has long been used as a safe haven…

The unsteady art of cooking at sea

Imagine you are in your kitchen preparing a nice little Spaghetti a la Bolognese. You have finely chopped the onions and are softening them off in butter while preparing the celery, carrots and garlic to go in to make your mirepoix. Just as you are transferring the daintily chopped carrots to the pan, your whole…