When I arrived at the wine bar, there was only one open table - dimly lit and intimate. The booze, music and candlelight felt like a callback to our first kiss 15 years before, almost to the day.
Caviar is the epitome of seductive luxury. These pricey eggs come from a white fish called sturgeon, which have been swimming in the Caspian and Black Sea for 200 million years or more. Trouble is, caviar production is notoriously difficult.