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Belvedere Espresso Martini Lounge

Launched at Gaucho Broadgate for December<p>This December, Gaucho Broadgate will be home to a Belvedere Espresso Martini Lounge offering four types of …

A Retro Sunday Carvery at The Holiday Inn, Kingston

Launched on Sunday 3rd December a retro Sunday Carvery featuring an original, mid-twentieth century Drakes carving trolley<p>Launched on 3rd December, …

Caribbean Christmas at Cottons Rum Shacks

Cottons rum shacks in Camden, Notting Hill, Shoreditch and Vauxhall have a totally tropical 3- course festive menu on offer daily for just £30 until …

Hammer & Tongs – Bringing the tastes of Africa to London

Celebrating their first Christmas with a South African Braai Christmas Menu<p>It’s not only the Christmas dinner staple, the sprout, which they …

BUNK! Liquid Art Gift Packs

The family-owned Edinburgh Beer Factory has unveiled two stylish gift packs featuring its new BUNK! beer range: BUNK! Pick ‘n Mix Pack and BUNK! …

Celebrate Christmas and New Year Japanese Style

Sakagura restaurant in London’s Heddon Street is now serving their Christmas menus until 31st December<p>Known for its authentic Japanese cuisine and …

Unwrap Italy this Christmas at Carluccio’s

It’s time to get merry as Carluccio’s launch its festive menus alongside a unique ‘Pick and Collect’ shopping service<p>Purchase beautifully packaged …

Hobgoblin adds an IPA to its already legendary range

Peter Morrell tasted the latest beer from Oxfordshire’s Wychwood Brewery<p>I have always been a fan of Hobgoblin beers and another favourite is American …

Christmas Hampers from The Greek Larder’s Online Deli

• Charisma Olive Oil (750ml)<br>• Santorini Caper Leaves<br>• Santorini 5 Year aged Assyrtiko Vinegar<br>• Cretan Sage Honey<br>• Chestnut Puree<br>• Melomakarona x 6<br>• Kourambiedes x …

Two Festive Drinks from South Africa

Two specials to enjoy over Christmas from the country’s largest wines and spirits producer KWV<p>KWV Classic Cape Tawny<p>If you like tawny port you are …

Chamberlain’s Of London spur drive for the City to become a 7-day destination

Chamberlain’s of London, who have been serving fish and seafood in Leadenhall Market for 16 years, are pleased to announce they are joining the …

Crocker’s Folly Christmas

Ready-To-Eat Christmas Day Hampers • Feasting Menus • Christmas Cocktails<p>Forget waking up at 5am to put the turkey in this Christmas Day and let …

Discover the very best of Italy with Carluccio’s Il Grandioso Hamper

This year’s ultimate Christmas gift, the Carluccio’s Il Grandioso Hamper comes laden with the very best of Carluccio’s Christmas range<p>Discover …

Gift Boxes for Christmas

For the connoisseur in your life check out these great Christmas Gift Boxes<p>Click the image for a larger view<p><i>Related</i>

Calling all Foodie Fans – Palma welcomes New Gastronomy Market

A new gastro market called Mercat 1930 has opened on Palma’s trendy Paseo Maritimo, just minutes away from the city’s historic centre<p>The market is …

Dining with Altitude

Peter Morrell and his wife enjoy dinner in the UK’s highest restaurant, Duck and Waffle<p>Duck and Waffle is located at the top of Heron Tower in the …

Thai Square Islington is Back! – Review

After a devastating flood forced it to close for 11 months this popular Thai restaurant has now re-opened – re-furbished and re-energised. Peter …

Food and drink in Germany

A pleasant surprise in this diverse country awaits any culinary traveller<p>A destination with an exciting culture, varied scenery and a long history, …

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Hayman’s Sloe Gin

Peter Morrell tastes this warming and delicious drink which is ideal for the Festive Season.<p>After a ramble over frost dusted fields on a winter’s day …

Affordable Private Dining Service Across London Launched

Michelin Chef, Chris Bower and his team have created elegant menus to be cooked and served at home from £55 per person<p>Chris spotted a gap in the …

Indulge yourself this Thanksgiving

Here are a couple of suggestions to help you celebrate this special day with our American cousins<p>What do you have to be thankful for? With …

Chocolate and Love – The Ideal Combination

If you are looking for a gift to show your love for a friend or partner this Christmas then this award winning chocolate maker has the ideal …

Festive Treats at Chino Latino

Peter Morrell samples some of the Christmas and New Year Food and Cocktails at this sophisticated Pan-Asian Bar and Restaurant<p>Regular readers may …

Yuu Kitchen – Review

Peter Morrell is highly impressed with this Spitalfields restaurant which serves a veritable feast of Pan-Asian flavours<p>As the City of London moves …

Seas The Day – A Limited Edition Calendar By J Sheekey

J. Sheekey, the historic fish and seafood restaurant in central London, is celebrating the men and women that supply its menu with a special charity …

Indian Essence, Petts Wood, Kent – Review

Indian food has been redefined at this innovative restaurant part owned by Atul Kochhar<p>Atul Kochhar is a busy man, he quickly came to the attention …

Indulge in a Sweeter Christmas with Aldi

Dessert and fortified wine lovers can enjoy a truly special treat this Christmas, as Aldi has expanded its selection of ports, sherries and dessert …

The White Forest at Madison

Famous terrace of rooftop bar transformed into a White Forest this Winter<p>The rooftop terrace at Madison in St Paul’s will transform into The White …

Experience the Spirit of La Bastide with France’s oldest digestif – Armagnac

Estate celebrates 50 years since its first vintage<p>Situated in the heart of Gascony, La Bastide celebrates 50 years since the estates’ vineyard, …