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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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Brick House Bakery, Bamn Fit and Manfood’s Cocktail Jams

TweetI’ve made two life changing discoveries in the last couple of months. In fact it was making the decision to take up semi private training sessions at Bamn Fit (highly recommended) that enabled the discovery of the second. Yeah. *smug face* (sorry) … Continue reading

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An Ode to Kale and Pizza Fritta

Tweet Kale appears to be this seasons ubiquitous veg, replacing last years sprouts as green thing most likely to appear on a menu near you. I’d like to say I’m as impervious to current food hype as I am to … Continue reading

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Aperitivo Club at Cucina Asellina & Veal Stuffed Olives

Tweet Short, bitter sharpener. Umami bomb nibbles. Tight. Sharp. Punchy. Stomach sufficiently awoken. Aperitivo done. To be honest, I’m a thrill seeker, a taste chaser and could quite merrily dine in this manner all evening, repeating ad infinitum until collapse. … Continue reading

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Fairytale Cocktails at The Folly

TweetAs a sort of foreward to what sounds like potentially my ultimate play den and a very dangerous new story indeed, a three floor fairytale inspired bar and restaurant set to open from the Drake and Morgan group, entitled Fable, … Continue reading

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Tozi

TweetVictoria has always been my golden gateway into London, purely from a train travelling point of view; a portal to a foreign and exiting land far removed from Beckenham. For all it stands for, it’s always remained, throughout my life, … Continue reading

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Caravan Kings Cross

TweetCaravan, like Lantana, became a causuality of my slackness as a blogger last year, there were so many places I enjoyed maybe a little too much to ever get around to writing about. So, just as when Lantana anounced their sister branch, Salvation … Continue reading

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Ruby’s

TweetFrom the moment I discovered that Ruby’s existed I had a ferociously burning desire to visit. I have no idea why it took me so long (I do, it’s all the way over in Dalston again), but it’s location had insane powers of magnetism … Continue reading

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Polpo Smithfield

Tweet So, another Venetian bacaro style restaurant from Russell Norman. Yes, another Polpo has  popped into life, this time in Smithfield, just off the meat market. With another roll out in such a short space of time, I guess the … Continue reading

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Bespoke Cocktails at The Purple Bar & Introducing the Chloë Negroni

Tweet Although not marked as such it’s fairly obvious which room holds the enticingly named Purple Bar within the Morgans group’s only marked hotel, The Sanderson. A cut glass purple mirrored doorway leads into an initially dim yet sparkly room, the … Continue reading

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