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World Duty Free End Of Summer Cocktails – Blood Orange Cointreau

TweetI’m not in the habit of turning down hampers of booze. So I welcomed World Duty Free’s offer with open arms. Well, sort of. They asked if I’d like to recreate one of their Summer Drinks Festival cocktails. I actually … Continue reading

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8 Hoxton Square, Quality Chop & White Lyan

TweetI’d been keeping an ear to the ground for news on the sister restaurant of 10 Greek Street ever since I heard news that there was to be one. You see, although I quite liked the first, I’d never really … Continue reading

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Yorks Bakery Cafe – Birmingham

TweetThe last six weeks or so of my life have been a bit of an insane flurry of emails and spreadsheets, as a small gang of us, headed up by Hasbean’s Steve, have worked furiously together to put on the … Continue reading

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Rita’s Take 2

Tweet There are some openings that immediately take precedence, jumping straight ahead of the queued list of venues I want to try. Usually these are places where I know something of the owners or chef, so already have an insight … Continue reading

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Roof Top Pursuits for Sunny London Evenings

TweetThe first things my simple mind turns to once the sun makes it’s first appearance, poking a bright and cheery head through the glum, lingering dregs of Winter are; flip flops and outdoor drinking. Add to that a rooftop and … Continue reading

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The London Gin Club at The Star at Night

Tweet Around a year ago The London Gin Club was launched at the Star at Night, right in the centre of the West End, behind Oxford Street and sadly right now slightly obscured by building works. Stars. Gin. With such … Continue reading

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TweetI don’t think I really intended to write about the latest MEAT opening, I’d heard about the latest location, along with another in Brighton to follow, and although I fully expected great things and another solid offering, I didn’t expect to … Continue reading

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Electric Diner

TweetYou’ve no doubt heard by now all about The Soho House Groups latest venture, the refurbished and refreshed Electric concept following a fire earlier this year. The all day Electric Diner boasts a new menu inspired by Chicago’s French-American Au … Continue reading

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Salvation Jane Dinner Menu

TweetI’m a big fan of Salvation Jane for coffee, cake and their tremendous brunches, in fact I wrote about it earlier this year shortly after they opened, but despite the number of times I’ve recommended it to others as a dining option near … Continue reading

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Heliot at The Hippodrome

TweetI’m not going to lie, I accepted this invitation out of pure morbid curiosity. Oh come on. What comes to mind when you think of The Hippodrome? It’s not positive is it? Well, the former theatre has had a complete … Continue reading

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