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Celebrate National Mojito Day with Rum Sixty Six

Raise a glass to National Mojito Day (Tuesday 11 July 2017) with two refreshing cocktail recipes featuring six-year and 12-year authentic dark rums …

Tea Pairing Tips with Dim Sum at Royal China

Drinking tea with dim sum is essential in Chinese cultures – with tea being equally as important as the dishes you are eating<p>Each tea has its own …

Wine, seafood, cider and Calvados!

Shop with the Chefs on Saga Pearl II’s cruise to France and Spain<p><b>Cruise into the heart of four distinctive cities</b><p><b>Overnight in Bordeaux</b><p>Join Saga Pearl …

Black Cow Vodka

The perfect gift to lift spirits on Father’s Day…<p>With its stylish bottle and distinctive cow logo, Black Cow Vodka is the perfect gift for Father’s …

Some of the best Summer Terraces in London

A round-up of hot locations where you can cool down<p>Fat Buddha Yoga on the rooftop at Coq d’Argent<p>From 25 May to September 2017, Fat Buddha Yoga will …

Food News from Canada

A Round Up of Canadian Foodie Stories<p>The Shucking Truth about Oysters<p>Oysters grown and harvested in the waters of Prince Edward Island are among the …

Perfect Partners: Pimm’s and Wimbledon

British drinks brand celebrates as an official partner of The Championships<p>Pimm’s serves up the ultimate summertime experience with the launch of …

The Rose Bar Returns to Richmond

This summer sees the return of Richmond’s riverside Rose Bar at the Bingham<p>Following the success of last year’s summer residency, the Bingham …

Maître Choux Expands

Ground-Breaking Bakery chooses Soho for its Second Site<p>Since its opening two years ago, the much raved-about South Kensington-based Maître Choux …

Moët & Chandon Vending Machines

Making Festival Debut at Henley Festival<p>Black-tie clad revellers at this year’s Henley Festival (5-9 July) will be the first festival-goers in the UK …

Cutter & Squidge Launch Limited Edition Genie’s Cave Afternoon Tea

London’s favourite all-natural bakery has transformed its Secret Garden into ‘a whole new world’ with the Genie’s Cave, a magical setting for a …

Chill Out with a (Free!) Froz-Secco this week

All Star Lanes introduce UK’s first Frozen Prosecco Drink<p>First there was ‘Frose.’ Now, launching this Friday 23rd June, the UK’s first frozen slushy …

Taste Buds inspire travel with Flash Pack Summer Supper Clubs

Solo Travel Specialists curate authentic Jordanian and Croatian Mini Adventures in London from £40pp – Slovenian Wine Tasting, Yoga Brunch, Peruvian, …

Pigling Street Brings Swine Dining to London

Pigling Street has created the ultimate piggy sandwich<p>A thick slice of rare breed pork – soft, succulent meat and crispy crackling – is stuffed with …

Investec Launches ‘Click & Investaurant’

Giving the UK Public a Real Taste of their own attitude to Risk<p>Every Tuesday evening for the month of July, people looking to enjoy the Investaurant …

Vive la Révolution with Bon Vivant’s Bastille Day BBQ!

Révolution is in the air this summer at Bon Vivant, as the Parisian-style Bloomsbury bistro gears up for an extra special Bastille Day party on 14th …

All the action of Queen’s and Wimbledon al fresco at The Refinery Bankside

As new balls are called in SW19, it’s time to sip into summer and enjoy all the action from Centre Court at The Refinery Bankside<p>To celebrate the …

Refreshing cocktail recipes with Hayman’s Gin

Adding a dash of Englishness to classic gin cocktails<p>Hayman’s Gin have come up with some refreshing cocktails, here are a couple – English Ruby Fizz …

Off the Eaten Path making snacking an adventure

Off The Eaten Path is a new range of delicious, snacks made with real vegetables. Each snack is a surprisingly delicious combination of flavoursome …

Santa Maria welcomes you into their Latin American Kitchen

A new and exciting range of dishes from the length and breadth of Latin America<p>Close your eyes and think of Latin America. What do you picture? I see …

Heatwave Saviours from the Parlour at Fortnum & Mason

Hot and bothered Londoners this week can cool down and indulge at Fortnum & Mason<p>The beloved Parlour, boasting an array of handmade, seasonal ice …

Four Fiery Sicilian Wines

Aldi has added four new delicious Sicilian wines to its range<p>Named “The Fire Tree” after the trees surrounding Mount Etna which often catch fire …

BLOOM Gin celebrates British Summer

Limited Edition Strawberry Cup Gin<p>BLOOM Strawberry Cup is a limited edition, rich and luxurious ruby red spirit drink launching this June in Asda, …

Eating London launches two new Walking Tours

On the back of its popular tours in the East End and Soho, Eating London is expanding its offerings in the British capital with the launch of two new …

The Cream Tea Season is here

Order Rodda’s clotted cream for the ultimate summer indulgence. Peter Morrell reports<p>With the strawberry season in full swing, Wimbledon starting in …

The Happenstance, Paternoster Square – Review

Peter Morrell and his colleague enjoy a relaxing meal in the City of London<p>The Corney & Barrow roster of bars and restaurants will probably be …

Hush brings that Riviera Touch to Mayfair this Summer

Hush’s courtyard has often been hailed as one of the very best alfresco dining spaces in London<p>Never one to rest on its laurels, the iconic space is …

The Old Brewery Greenwich – Review

Peter Morrell and his wife are charmed by the location and the food in this beautifully positioned restaurant<p>At any time, day or night, Greenwich is …

Pasta Remoli in Finsbury Park Launches New Summer Menu

There’s nothing quite like an exceptional bowl of pasta. At Pasta Remoli, each plate is made with love and cooked to perfection and as summer has …