• Tast, Manchester: 'We probably don't quite deserve it' - restaurant review | Grace Dent

    6 days ago - By The Guardian

    Pep Guardiola's Catalan adventure is important, possibly a bit earnest, but the proof is in the pudding As I sit in the Pep Guardiola -financed Catalonian restaurant Tast , one of Manchester's newest, most forward-reaching dining experiences, I ponder how, during the recent culinary wars over cultural appropriation , one country that remained curiously silent is Spain. So, while Jamaicans have been audibly irked by Jamie Oliver's jerk rice , and the Japanese take umbrage over our cackhanded tribute to katsu, the Spanish have stayed shtum about the piles of oily patatas bravas and pil pil...
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