Join Foxhole Gin and London Cheesemongers for World Gin Week If you have not made plans for World Gin Week yet and are free on Thursday, June 7th from 19.00 to 22.00h, try and get your hands on one of … Continue reading Gin & Cheese – A Match Made in Heaven
On Monday we attended the awards ceremony for the prestigious André Simon Food & Drink Book Awards at the beautiful Goring Hotel, just around the corner from Buckingham Palace, enjoying wonderful wine, delicious canapés and excellent company. Chair of the … Continue reading André Simon Food & Drink Book Awards – The Winners
My first job as a bookseller was in Foyles bookshop on Charing Cross Road in the mid-1980s and, after a few weeks working as a cashier, I was given the cookery department to look after. Over the next 20 odd years that … Continue reading André Simon Food & Drink Book Awards 2017 – The Shortlist
After a very successful summer residence, Skylight has returned to London’s Wapping bigger and better than before and this time with a decidedly wintry theme. Think ice skating, cosy blankets, cheesy fondue and mulled wine and you get the picture. … Continue reading Skylight Returns to Tobacco Dock – With Skates On!
Have you made plans for the bank holiday weekend yet? It’s just around the corner and if you are staying in (or visiting) London, we have a suggestion for you. One of Hackneys most popular canal-side venues, Number 90 Bar … Continue reading Number 90 Bar & Kitchen’s Bank Holiday Weekender
#Flamingoemoji Cocktail Created by Chambord Yet again, many fans of a certain pink feathered friend, which stands on one leg were left disappointed when the latest list of new emojis was published – no flamingo! Quel malheur! But fear … Continue reading #Flamingoemoji Cocktail Created by Chambord
What is a dark horse? Wikipedia: a little-known person or thing that emerges to prominence, especially in a competition of some sort or a contestant that seems unlikely to succeed. Cambridge Dictionary: a person who keeps their interests and ideas … Continue reading Dark Horse Wine – Championing Wine & Champions