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A tower of food – BBC Good Food: Feast

From 22-24 September BBC Good Food held a foodie festival called Feast in The grounds (moat) of The Tower of London.  There were so many stalls, cooking demos, supper clubs, masterclasses, street food, cocktails, skills school, pop up restaurants, bars, tastings and top chefs to meet such as the wonderful country boy Tom Kerridge, Michelin star Michel Roux Jr and Masterchef judge John Torode.

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Chocolate heaven – Pierre Marcolini Winter Showcase

Today I attended a press event at Carousel in Marylebone, to see Pierre Marcolini latest winter collection.  To be honest I have never heard of Pierre before or of his chocolates which surprises me as I am a fan of chefs, bakers and chocolatiers. So I was thrilled to go along to this event to learn more about him and sample his chocolates. Unfortunately when I went along he was not around to meet as he visited earlier on in the day.  So I spoke to one of his apprentices which I learnt that chocolatier Pierre Continue reading

Discovering Future Forest – Bompas and Parr

Bompas & Parr’s summer 2017 held a unique event in both Westfield Centres in London called the Future Forest for a short run.  The event was also completely free in both centres to attend with no pre-booking required. Future Forest was all about exploring the relationship between humans and nature through a very fun and adventurous way.

I went along to the Future Forest one that was held in Shepherds Bush running from 15-28 August. There was a fantastical fruit cloud, a mini exhibition showcasing plants that Continue reading

Have I travelled to France? – Bastille Day event at Brasserie Zedel

I went along to Brasserie Zedel to celebrate Bastille Day 14 July for the first time ever and I felt like I had been transported in a flash over to France with all the many people that were dressed in French attire from their striped Breton tops to berets and moustaches. Reason why everyone had dressed up was not just to celebrate the fact that is was Bastille Day but also all of us whom had dressed up and dawned our beret each received a three course meal with wine & coffee.

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Gastronomic Gin grandeur – Gingerline presents Juniper Manor

Gingerline has held various unique immersive dining experiences over the years in London which are all usually based in a building off one of the stations that is along the Overground Line (Gingerline).  The location is kept secret until 4pm on the day which is then confirmed via text message.

Gingerline stage multi-course immersive dining experiences which are always often held over multiple rooms that have been re-decorated to fit a certain theme. The performers Continue reading

Food glorious food – Taste of London 14-18 June 2017

Taste of London returns to Regents Park to showcase yet again what the capital has from it’s best restaurants, top chefs and leading food and drink brands.

Taste of London occurs just twice a year (June and December). The Summer one that is held in June is their flagship event that is always held in the beautiful grounds of Regents Park.  At the event the most latest, greatest and most exciting restaurants will serve taster size signature dishes, world class chefs will appear in live cooking demos and as Continue reading

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