Foodie’s angst: Are my kids food neurotics?

Alex Renton and family during lunch, Foulden, Berwick on Tweed. Tom Main for The Times

17th April, The Times

My kids want KFC. Where did I go wrong?

On the way to lunch at Giorgio Locatelli’s restaurant in London, we crossed Oxford Street. My son Adam, 11, trudging along grumpily at the prospect of a boring two hours in a posh restaurant, raised his nose. He sniffed the air, like a gourmet catching a whiff of bouillabaisse in a Marseilles back street. He sighed rapturously and said: “KFC! I just want to know what it tastes like. Imagine, I’m a child who has never even tried Kentucky Fried Chicken.”

Read on here at Times Online

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