Alexander Gilmour is Food & Drink editor and co-host of Everything Else, the FT’s culture podcast. He writes the London Life column and used to act on stage and screen (very occasionally). He lives in east London.
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This luxurious, grown-up delicacy is easier to prepare than you might think
Plus: actor Hayley Atwell on Weinstein culture
Plus: Chef and TV star Ravinder Bhogal describes how women cook differently to men
The pick of London’s restaurant counters
Alexander Gilmour meets the people behind London's Hawkes Cidery
We discuss hit podcast ‘Dirty John’ and Netflix spoof ‘American Vandal’
‘The Mandibles: A Coda’ is inspired by the news of 2017
Is sleep the answer to health and happiness? Or is the future sleepless?
Plus: women respond to Harvey Weinstein
What’s the naughtiest thing you’ve ever done? We ask Vince Cable, Ruth Rogers and Jeremy Paxman.
Plus: an interview with adventurer Natalia Cohen
Win brings number of guide’s top tier restaurants to five in UK and Ireland
Can pop songs heal the world?
An interview with the hit podcast’s host and co-creator
We head to ‘Boom for Real’ at the Barbican, then chat a poet YouTube phenomenon
‘We write the menu twice a day.’ The co-founder of the famed London restaurant tells Alexander Gilmour how it all works
A man without some face fuzz is still technically a man, but he is not reaching his potential
Interior Lives series on how top designers decorate their own space
A global tour of ‘Hamlet’ sheds light on questions of our time
Peaceful marches can unite people, bring hope to communities — and lead to personal redemption
The top-six batsman, seam bowler and team captain on Brexit, moving with the times and the perils of dropped catches
What could be more frivolous than watching five days of sport in a row? But don’t be tempted to play a game yourself
As a witness in court, it is disconcerting to be asked the same existential question time and again — who is Mr Gilmour?