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Indian High Tea at Dhaba Lane

You have to walk down some fairly nondescript stairs to reach this basement cafe. But when you get there it is as if you are walking into your grandma’s living room. Cozy in all senses of the word, you will … Continue reading

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Dum Dum Donutterie – Doughnuts launch in Boxpark, Shoreditch!

We went to the launch of Dum Dum Doughnuts in Boxpark, located in the trendy surrounds of Shoreditch. The brains behind this company are patisserie owner and artisan chef, Paul Hurley and his father Tom. The difference with Dum Dum Doughnuts compared … Continue reading

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Lemon Raisin Sponge – a quick and easy recipe

A quick and easy sponge cake recipe – but with a goantolondon twist. Pre-heat the oven to 180 oC. Measure out into a cake mixing bowl: 100g caster sugar 50g butter 50g sunflower oil Combine these together. Next add: 100g … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free, Wheat-Free and Diary Free Drop Scones – sweet or savoury?

This is our twist on a traditional drop scones recipe with a lovely sugarcane/ molasses flavour with a hint of the vibrant flavour profile of Goan cinnamon. These are great for breakfast, elevensis, lunch, afternoon tea or as a summer … Continue reading

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Afternoon Tea at 41 Portland Place

We went to 41 Portland Place, a beautiful Grade II listed Georgian townhouse with traditional period features which is the home of the Academy of Medical Sciences, for afternoon tea. It was fascinating to learn that 41 Portland Place was … Continue reading

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