The Best Gins Causing A Stir For International G&T Day

What better excuse could you have for a G&T or six than International Gin & Tonic Day? Sure, gin & tonic sounds like a no-nonsense kind of recipe.

October 17, 2018 | Food & Drink


A Date with Altitude

Candid’s Adam Zorgani takes us on a date to the top with his high-rise picks.

October 3, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


A Taste Of Lebanon Abd el Wahab, Belgravia

Abd el Wahab is a well-rehearsed restaurant in Belgravia that has perfected the art of delivering high-end Lebanese cuisine to the hungry elite.

September 17, 2018 | Food & Drink


A Rib-Eye View Manhattan Grill, West India Quay

Steakhouses are often unfairly stereotyped into venues filled with men in grey suits or worse some Texan outpost filled with cowboy hats and impossibly large amounts of overcooked meat.

September 13, 2018 | Food & DrinkUncategorized


The Mandrake introduces new Waeska Ethnobotanical Menu

Since its opening a year ago next week The Mandrake has established itself as something of a destination for London’s glamouratti.

September 8, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Daffy’s Gin – The Dream Escapade in Strathmashie

Candid’s Baldwin Ho steps outside his luxury zone for an adventure like no other with Daffy’s Gin and Red Paddle Co.

September 1, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Spanish Highs At Pizarro, Bermondsey

With numerous cookbooks to his name, José Pizarro is as famous a celebrity chef as most on the London restaurant scene.

July 23, 2018 | Food & Drink


Yakitori And Karaoke At Jidori, Covent Garden

After a recent trip to Tokyo, I rediscovered my love of Japanese food which in fairness, hasn’t been best represented in London.

July 12, 2018 | Food & Drink


Lost + Found pop-up hits Soho this week

Coming to London for the first time, all the way from Nicosia in Cyprus, the innovative drinkery, Lost + Found is popping up for a limited time at the newly revamped ‘The Den’ at 100 Wardour Street, offering Londoners the chance to sample their acclaimed cocktail menu first-hand.

June 5, 2018 | Food & Drink


Introducing The Coral Room 

Located a five-minute walk from Tottenham Court Road and situated within the recently refurbished Sir Edward Lutchen’s-designed Bloomsbury Hotel, The Coral Room and salon bar is a notable re-imagining of what was once just a hotel lobby.

May 23, 2018 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


A Home From Home, West Hampstead

Ham is the old English word for home and Hampstead literally means “homestead”, so you can imagine what the owners of the new restaurant Ham in West Hampstead were aiming for with their new brainchild.

April 30, 2018 | Food & Drink


An Unexpected Dinner in Mayfair with Heineken

Tyler Kenny takes us to an Unexpected Dinner in London’s Mayfair, hosted by Heineken.

February 7, 2018 | Food & Drink


An afternoon feast to savour at Emmeline’s Lounge, Conrad London

Conrad London only used the best ingredients for its afternoon tea at Emmeline’s Lounge.

January 14, 2018 | Food & Drink


Stimulate your senses with a diptyque afternoon tea at Hotel Café Royal London

Afternoon tea just got a sophisticated makeover through diptyque’s iconic wintry fragrances.

January 13, 2018 | Food & Drink


Go Organic For Christmas

Christmas is all about indulging in food and drink and spending time with your friends and family.

December 11, 2017 | Food & Drink


The Proof Is In The Blend, Mount Gay Rum

Experiencing the oldest rum in existence with Mount Gay Rum – There was no hesitation on our part when we were invited recently to an audience with Mount Gay’s Master Blender, Allen Smith for a masterclass in rum blending.

November 12, 2017 | Food & Drink


The Art Of Blending With Chivas Regal, Bethnal Green

With London Cocktail Week now just a hazy blur, Chivas Regal offers a pretty neat way of getting over it.

October 22, 2017 | Food & Drink


Chocolate Dust Dash: The Chocolate Cocktail We All Need To Try

This week is National Chocolate Week (9-15th October) so we all have the perfect excuse to indulge, and we have the perfect treat for you – a decadent chocolate cocktail.

October 10, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle


Raise Money for Barnardo’s via Cocktail & Dessert

This month, The Botanist have partnered with Barnardo’s – the UK’s leading children’s charity, to create a show-stopping cocktail and mouth-watering sharing dessert with £1 from each going straight to the charity.

September 26, 2017 | Food & DrinkLifestyle