Tag Archives: Drink

June 10

LIFESTYLE – BBQ Booze Mastered with Most Wanted Wines

There’s always a chance the British weather might be a wash out, but that doesn’t mean the BBQ has to be. You’ve got the food, now get the booze and master wine pairing without the pomp. Most Wanted Wines are here to show you which wines to match to your burgers, wings and sides this […]

May 17

DRINK – Train your taste buds this London wine week

  Unleash your inner sommelier this London Wine Week with WSET’s crash course in food and wine pairing, purposefully designed to help banish any wine list fears. Taking place from 18.30 on Tuesday 24th May at vibrant Covent Garden wine bar Terroirs, WSET will host a taster session of its Level One and Two wine […]

December 10

DRINK – Gin lovers Christmas Cocktails

For those looking to create a tempting tipple at home the refreshing Yuletide Eyeopener with Hendrick’s Gin, Cointreau, mulled sugar and sparkling wine or the gently warming Mr Macawber’s Gin Punch with Madeira wine, pineapple, cloves and honey are the perfect thing. Filled with the twin infusions of cucumber and rose found in Hendrick’s Gin and a host of festive flavours these unusual […]

November 03

DRINKS – The Perfect Martini – Bond got it wrong!

‘THE PERFECT MARTINI’ SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH REVEALS BOND WAS WRONG Stirred not shaken, gin not vodka and hold the olives  The dry vodka martini, shaken not stirred; perhaps the most iconic cocktail of all time. However the drink isn’t to everyone’s liking. That’s why expert mixologist-come-scientist, Stuart Bale from Strangehill (www.strangehill.co.uk) has worked with Gin Mare […]

October 14

DRINK – A new sparkling wine, yes please – Piccini 1882 Spumante

Just in time for the party season Piccini launches a brand new sparkling wine and as well as tasting divine, it is reasonably priced too! The much loved Italian wine brand, Piccini, launches its new 1882 spumante sparkling wine to offer the UK an affordable alternative to Prosecco. As demand for Prosecco continues to soar and rumours of […]

October 01

LIFESTYLE – Oblique Collaborate with Divine for National Chocolate Week

Oblique have taken London by storm across 2015 with their partnerships, events and fashion collaborations. Now, to celebrate their latest partnership with Fair Spirits, the worlds first brand of fair trade certified spirits, Oblique are also collaborating with Divine Chocolate on a series of drinks for National Chocolate Week (12th – 18th October) 2015 via […]

August 05

LONDON EVENTS – Allez! The Chambord Chapter Eight Games will not play itself

Chambord celebrates 150 years of Alice in Wonderland with an imaginative pop up bar, complete with a croquet lawn The Queen of Hearts enjoyed playing croquet with flamingos. Wise Queen. It is a fact, flamingos are the birds of the season, and Chambord’s charismatic muse for the most curious and eclectic pop-up event of the […]

April 21

LONDON EVENTS – Brooklyn Brewery events return to London

Award-winning craft brewery visits London to celebrate neighbourhood culture, emerging artists and local food scene in weeklong series of food, beer and community events London – 27 April – 3 May What   The Brooklyn Brewery #LondonMash tour returns to London Monday, April 27, to celebrate what’s next in food, film, comedy, beer and more. The Mash […]