Nick Harman

Nick Harman

Nick Harman writes restaurant reviews and food/travel pieces for foodepedia. Suspicious of fads, unwilling to worship in gastronomic temples and heartily sick of sous vide he remains hungry for any food that has his stomach firmly in its sights.

  • Taking the cure. Discovering proper smoked salmon at H.Forman & Son

    Thursday October 3rd, 2019

    Smoked salmon, once seen as a luxury food on the same level as caviar, is now available everywhere, but don’t be fooled by cheap imitations, says Nick.

  • Lavazza Idola - The Capsule Coffee Machine Reinvented

    Monday September 30th, 2019

    With his old and beloved Lavazza A Modo Mio now showing its considerable age, Nick is delighted to road test the new Lavazza Idola

  • Sticky Mango 11-course Taste Of Indonesia Tasting Menu

    Sunday September 29th, 2019

    South East Asian Restaurant, Sticky Mango Has Launched An 11-course Taste Of Indonesia Tasting Menu. And We Tried It.

  • 1947 London

    Wednesday September 25th, 2019

    A new 'Indian' restaurant comes to Charlotte Street with plenty of pizazz and a deft hand in the kitchen

  • Polpo Celebrates 10th Anniversary With 5 Guest Celebrity Chefs And A Cicheti Feast

    Friday September 20th, 2019

    On Monday 30th September, POLPO the award-winning Venetian restaurant, will be celebrating 10 years in Soho with a party and a cichèti feast at their original Beak Street location.

  • Bottega Caruso, Margate

    Wednesday September 18th, 2019

    With the sun shining and at a loose end on a Sunday, Nick heads to Shoreditch by Sea for a memorable lunch

  • Easy Peasy, Lemon and Orange Squeezy

    Monday September 16th, 2019

     A 2 in 1 Citrus Juicer that uses the traditional reamer method to get the juice out, but updates it to make sure no pips can fall in and the juice can be collected easily.

  • Shucking Brilliant. Oyster Masterclass at Wiltons

    Wednesday September 11th, 2019

    Love oysters or simply bi-valve curious? At Wiltons you can indulge in your oyster fantasies and discover new pairings.

  • The Corner Restaurant Selfridges

    Tuesday September 10th, 2019

    The cooking at The Corner Restaurant is easily as good enough to be served at any quality standalone restaurant and the experience is relaxed yet stylish. Next time you’re out shopping, drop in and rest your weary feet.

  • On test. Microplane Pizza Slicer and Vegetable Peeler.

    Saturday August 31st, 2019

    A slicer of the action and a tool with real peel appeal come into our test kitchen today.

  • Leonardslee Afternoon Tea

    Wednesday August 28th, 2019

    Afternoon Tea in a country mansion? We don't mind if we do. Nick heads out to Horsham for a tea with all the trimmings and in a class of its own.

  • Late Summer Premium Wines From Portugal

    Thursday August 22nd, 2019

    It’s time for more Portuguese wine. These three fine examples show that many of us may have been missing out by underrating Spain’s nearest neighbour.Because there is more to Portuguese wine than Mateus Rose.

  • Breville HeatSoft™ Hand Mixer

    Monday August 19th, 2019

    With GBBO time here again, you may be looking for a new kitchen helper. We try the HeatSoft™ hand mixer and find it’s perfect for cake making

  • La Tagliata

    Monday August 19th, 2019

    Some people see August as the time to eat game but not Nick, who hates spitting out shot. For him it’s the season to tuck into black summer truffles.

  • You Don’t Have To Like Meat To Love Carnivor Wine

    Friday August 9th, 2019

    It's a big wine for not so big occasions and we not only tried some, but wangled some for competition prizes too.

  • Microplane Julienne Slicer Review

    Tuesday August 6th, 2019

    A julienne slicer is a great tool to have in the kitchen arsenal and the Microplane Gourmet Julienne Slicer is compact, stylish abd very efficient.

  • The Great Southern Pub

    Saturday August 3rd, 2019

    A venerable old pub has been given the full Farrow & Ball treatment and Nick finds it has moved on nicely since his last visit

  • Matching Wine, Shakespeare Sonnets And Cheese

    Saturday August 3rd, 2019

    'My love is like a red red rosé .' A Provencal rosé, perhaps? Nick tries a fun new night out, matching wines with Shakespeare sonnets (with apologies to Robert Burns).

  • Dalloway Terrace Restaurant Review

    Friday August 2nd, 2019

    Even on an absurdly wet and windy summer's day, Nick finds Dalloway Terrace puts a sunny smile on his face.

  • Survive That Hangover With Survivor

    Thursday August 1st, 2019

    A new capsule looks to help mitigate some of the negative impact to one’s body by consuming alcohol, not just by masking them but actually preventing them. Nick grabs a bottle of cheap wine and tests out the claim