Waterford wows in Zwolle


After a night in the women’s jail in Zwolle (now turned into a five star hotel by that dynamic husband and wife culinary duo of Thérèse and Jonnie Boer) we checked out the wine scene. I use the term “five stars” in the Michelin, as opposed to Platter, sense as Jonnie has three for this flagship De Librije restaurant and a further two for Librije’s Zusje located in the hotel.

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Wijnkoperij Henri Bloem in the town advertises nine specials sorted by country. The SA offering from Waterford is the priciest which speaks volumes in a society where each recipe starts “borrow a cup of flour” as the late, great beer guru BJ Lankwaarden used to note.