Category Archives: chocolate

Wine and cake pairings at Maison Blanc!

Maison Blanc has started doing wine and cake pairings, hurrah!! Well frankly I couldn’t think of a better way to while away an evening by enjoying two of my favourite things in the beautiful garden at Maison Blanc Fulham Road. … Continue reading

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Vapiano

Vapiano is a bright and breezy open plan restaurant specialising in Italian food. There are no waiters, instead you get given a card and every time you want something you go to a station and they swipe your card. When … Continue reading

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Newly opened: Dirty Martini, Islington – go check it out!

We went to the launch of the newly opened Dirty Martini on centrally located Upper Street – which we were very excited about them opening up here, as we love their martinis and it would be on the way home … Continue reading

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A welcome home package from Gü puds!

After arriving back tired from a long, delayed flight from Bangkok (via Mumbai), what better present than a welcome back package from Gü Puds! We have never met a Gü that we haven’t liked, and this has continued with the … Continue reading

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Experiencing Premium Japanese Food and Drink at Intercontinental Park Lane

We went to experience Premium Japanese Food and Drink at the Sauce Communications and JETRO organised event held in the beautiful ballroom of the Intercontinental Park Lane. We were warmly welcomed with glasses of malbec, chardonnay or the non-alcholic options … Continue reading

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Union Street Cafe, Southwark

We went to Union Street Café for their Prosecco Pranzo, a lazy Italian Sunday lunch, to which you can add unlimited Prosecco for another £10 per person. We actually went on Easter Sunday so the open plan kitchen was in … Continue reading

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Drifting through a lazy Sunday in the City!

We went for a joint mother’s day/ our parents 40th wedding anniversary celebrations to The Drift in the Heron Tower. The entrance is tucked down a little side street next to the building rather than at the front. When you … Continue reading

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Pizza Union, Shoreditch

We went to Pizza Union, a fun and funky joint near Liverpool Street. As the name would suggest they specialise in pizza and the giant wood fired oven dominating the open plan kitchen indicates that they take their work seriously. … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: Le Chalet, arriving at Selfridges Roof Top venue from the 22nd October, 2014!

  Arriving in 9 days and counting: Le Chalet is arriving on the rooftop of Selfridges (in the place of current sister restaurant On the Roof with Q) on 22nd October, 2014, bringing an Alpine-style BBQ menu with its Hot Chocolate … Continue reading

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