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The Buzz of Barcelona’s Best Beach Clubs comes to Town

Welcome to the Anna De Codorníu Terrace on the Thames Pop-Up<p>The one name on everybody’s lips this summer will be ‘Anna’ – Anna De Cordorníu that is. …

Eating Italy launches Evening Tour in Florence

Less than a year after the launch of its first food tour in Florence, Eating Italy is thrilled to introduce a second tour in the Tuscan capital which …

Introducing the Roux Kitchen

Moores brings a new premium kitchen offering to housebuilders in partnership with Michel Roux Jr.<p>Moores has unveiled a brand new, premium kitchen …

New Restaurant Arthur Hooper’s, Borough Market

Overlooking London’s historic Borough Market, Arthur Hooper’s will serve small plates and sharing platters, within a jewel box interior<p>Victorian …

Second Calcutta Street to open in Brixton

Following the huge success of her Fitzrovia original, Shrimoyee Chakraborty is to export her unique Bengali home dining concept, Calcutta Street, …

Guittard Chocolate Company

Fusing European Traditions with Californian Entrepreneurship and Artistry<p>San Francisco Bay Area chocolate makers Guittard Chocolate Company are …

GONG Bar unveils its new cocktail menu – ‘Director’s Cut’

Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London is proud to announce the launch of its new cocktail menu at GONG Bar<p>Fittingly named the ‘Director’s Cut’, the …

The First Lymington Seafood Festival

Yes, The New Forest has a coast too!<p>The historic market town of Lymington will be holding its first seafood festival on August 12 and 13, building on …

Cottons to shake up Summer 2017 in London

London’s longest running Caribbean restaurant group Cottons will open two further restaurants in Shoreditch and Vauxhall this May and June<p>Cottons …

The Refinery New Street Square: Escape the Everyday

From the masters of dialled-up drinks and plates that please, Drake & Morgan has done it again<p>Located just off Fetter Lane in the secluded New Street …

The Perfect Gift for the Whisky loving Dad on Father’s Day

Scapa – a boutique range of handcrafted single malts from the wild and beautiful Island of Orkney<p>Scapa is a boutique range of artisanal malts …

Galvin HOP in Spitalfields is ready for summer

Peter Morrell spends an enjoyable evening away from the noise of the City on the terrace of this relaxing venue<p>Galvin HOP nestles comfortably next to …

It ain’t what you drink it’s the way that you drink it

Peter Morrell samples wines from a range of Riedel glasses and enjoys some remarkable taste experiences<p>The Riedel family started creating glassware …

Drambuie celebrates the 80th anniversary of the Rusty Nail on World Whisky Day

This World Whisky Day, Drambuie is raising a toast to the Rusty Nail™, which celebrates its 80th anniversary this year<p>Fashioned from one part …

A Couple of Culinary Events at Hotels

Here are two interesting packages for foodies<p>The best of Burgundy – £90 pp at Tylney Hall Hotel, Hampshire<p>Visit Tylney Hall Hotel on Friday 5 May and …

Chefs, Champagne and Cuttlefish – .

Chefs, Champagne and Cuttlefish<p>Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival, the UK’s top seafood festival is fun for all the family<p>Pommery Dorset Seafood …

St Moritz Hotel, Trebetherick – .

Making luxury Cornwall holidays open to all<p>The luxurious coastal St Moritz Hotel and Garden Villas at Trebetherick, moments from the playgrounds of …

Summer Garden launches at Ealing Park Tavern – .

Pizza, Bottomless Pimm’s, Prosecco & beer and more…<p>Gear up for the summer at West London haunt, Ealing Park Tavern – a charming, sun-soaked haven in …

Introducing naturally light cranberry ciders

An exciting NEW range from Cranes<p>Cranes was created by twins, Ben and Dan from Cambridgeshire, both who share a passion for all things cranberry. The …

The Bothy is coming to West India Quay

Enjoy up to 50% off during Soft Launch!<p>Pavement dining was so last year and why fight for a sliver of sunshine, when you can soak it all up on one of …

Thomas Dakin, the quintessential English Gin

The perfect gin to celebrate St George’s Day on the 23rd April 2017<p>A patriotic cocktail is The Thomas Dakin Cottonopolis, which celebrates …

Ping Pong’s new Innocent Indulgence Menu

<b>Appease your Inner Saint whilst exploring your Inner Sinner</b><p>From the supercharged Super Colada to the goody-goody Purple Power Salad, discover Ping …

Mr Trotter and Chocolate, an unmissable Easter treat

Mr Trotter’s Great British Pork Crackling dipped into dark chocolate. It’s a must eat. Like salted caramel but better, the 100% British pork edging …

Dessert

Cocktails to enjoy over the Bank Holiday weekend!

Tia Maria Mint Frappe<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>25ml Tia Maria<br>• Double shot of espresso<br>• 6 fresh mint leaves<br>• 50ml fresh milk<p><b>Method:</b><p>Shake all ingredients<br>• Pour over cubed …

Beverages

Kimchee Kings Cross – Review

Peter Morrell discovers the delights of Korean food at the new branch of this highly successful restaurant<p>The first Kimchee opened in High Holborn in …

Restaurants

Food and Wine Events in Italy – Spring & Summer 2017

News of exciting events covering Italian Cuisine this Year<p><b>Take a look below at the 2017 Calendar of culinary festivals this Spring and Summer, click</b> …

Italy

News from Valencia Tourism

An update of what is happening in this beautiful Spanish city<p>Easter by the Sea<p>The seafaring districts of Valencia are the setting for one of the most …

Spain

Winemakers who are in tune with the Environment

With Earth Day on 22nd April this year in mind here are four wine producers committed to sustainability<p>With sustainability and care for the earth so …

Environmentally Friendly

Chang Sensory Trails this April

Discover a Thai Menu based on Memories<p>What<p>Building on last year’s success, Chang Sensory Trails is back for a second year running, kicking off its …

Restaurants