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started by: oscar-130276 · last update: 1352979978 · posted: 1348821867

Our wine cellar is looking seriously depleted. Can anyone recommend a good local wine cellar with a range of French, Italian and new world wines?

started by: bookalokal · last update: 1352740887 · posted: 1352697099

Whether you're new to Brussels or have been here for years and still love meeting new people over a good meal, check out www.bookalokal.com. It's a site that helps people around the world connect over food. Bookalokal launched in 2012 in Brussels and averages 2-3 group food events per week, with meals ranging between 10 and 40 euros, often including several courses + dessert and drinks. They have everything from Senegalese cooking classes to Belgian home-cooked meals to Sunday brunches from around the world, all provided by real people, not companies. One great thing about bookalokal is that you can book 1 spot at a table or take a few friends with you. You book & pay online so that all you have to do is show up at the host's home, enjoy your food experience & the company. If you want to read what other Brussels-based bloggers are saying about bookalokal:1. http://whyiamnotskinny.wordpress.com/2012/11/05/food-fun-and-new-friends-with-bookalokal/2. http://www.kouli-kouli.com/2012/11/bookalokal.html3. http://bestofbrusselsblog.com/2012/11/09/foodie-fridays-2/   Sign up at www.bookalokal.com to receive weekly updates, or "Like" us on facebook to stay posted on new hosts & events: www.facebook.com/bookalokal Feel free to reach out if you have any questions - you can email me at info@bookalokal.com and I'll get back to you asap! Evelyne

started by: barryb-133679 · last update: 1351533458 · posted: 1351279537

Hi, looking at going to some where different this weekend, Thai seems to have lots of good food reports can some one post if there are any around please.

started by: yael-125230 · last update: 1351028574 · posted: 1350931671

Hi everyone, I am looking for a recommendation of an authentic Thai restaurant in the Eu quarter. Any suggestions?

started by: saffy-124396 · last update: 1351020864 · posted: 1350931506

I would like to have a large batch of cup cakes professionally made for a hen party. Does anyone know where I can try?

started by: barryb-133679 · last update: 1350670493 · posted: 1350670343

Just thought i would share that i took the wife to Kokob, we had a great meal and the service was excellent.

started by: yael-125230 · last update: 1350390514 · posted: 1349975511

I'm going back to the US for a week and I'd like to take some genuine Belgian beers for the family to taste. Which are the best brands to take?

started by: elsie-133645 · last update: 1350292610 · posted: 1349895530

This is an odd request possibly. The boss of my husband is of Ethiopian descent and he is over on a 3 day business trip. Someone told me there is an Ehiopian restaurant in the city, but I am struggling to find it, can anyone help please, we would love to surprise him.

started by: franciss · last update: 1349613554 · posted: 1349338999

Someone gave me a frechly skinned rabbit last night as a gift for helping them with a few things. I didnt like to say I had never cooked one before. Hubby says just roast it...can you do that?

started by: franciss · last update: 1349199572 · posted: 1349199572

Hi, Want to make some chunky home made chips, but they just wont cook in the middle please help. Cheers.

started by: franciss · last update: 1348680475 · posted: 1348680475

Hi Guys, Want to make a curry, love Tomtoes and garlic is there any that i could make using these please let me know. Cheers

started by: franciss · last update: 1347993402 · posted: 1347993402

Hi Guys, Would love to eat out, I love Indian food, any ideas would be great thankyou.

started by: franciss · last update: 1347993401 · posted: 1347993401

Hi Guys, Would love to eat out, I love Indian food, any ideas would be great thankyou.

started by: belgiumdave · last update: 1347620745 · posted: 1347540681

Hi all,   I'm looking for a place to buy Marmite in Brussels.  Does anyone know of one? I need my fix!   Also, Branston Pickle - but that might be asking too much!    - D

started by: oscar-130276 · last update: 1347476967 · posted: 1346261213

I have business colleagues coming over this week from the UK and I'd like to take them out for fab Belgian moules frites and bière of course. Any ideas?

started by: serena-124406 · last update: 1345718746 · posted: 1345496624

Can anyone recommend a good organic supermarket in the Ixelles area please? Preferably with a fruit and veg section as opposed to just dry goods.

started by: elsie-133645 · last update: 1345163087 · posted: 1344883569

Can anyone recommend a site that gives examples of decent baby food meals to make. I have visitors coming over with twin baby boys 4 months old and thought it would be nice to make fresh food rather than buying supermarket things.

started by: lilly-124479 · last update: 1343928241 · posted: 1343764370

I am looking for a supermarket stocking a large selection of veggie and vegan food and drinks. Can anyone help me out?

started by: saffy-124396 · last update: 1343553621 · posted: 1343116427

I have friends coming round on Wednesday for dinner and they are both vegetarian (but eat fish). Can anyone suggest a good summer meal to make; plus dessert?

started by: Pardo · last update: 1341996274 · posted: 1341860891

A neighbour regularly shops in Luxumbourg and says that it is much cheaper and worth the drive, is this really true?

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