UK’s Ultimate Bartender

UK’s Ultimate Bartender

Last weekend, top bartenders from the length and breadth of the county went head-to-head in the Monkey’s Shoulder Ultimate Bartender Championship to win the much-desired title of the Bartender of the Year.  A crowd of cocktail enthusiasts (myself included) attended...
Chablis Food Pairing

Chablis Food Pairing

Last week, I was lucky enough to be invited to a Chablis wine-pairing dinner at The Chancery.  The wine-filled evening was an education on the beautiful flavours of Chablis wine and the geology of the Chablis vineyard region, for which it’s attributed. The event was...
Pret A Diner – London

Pret A Diner – London

The entourage of Pret A Diner is back in London to present ‘The Bohemians – from Rogues to Royals’ at Hotel Cafe Royal.  I attended their launch event to get a preview of what the quirky pop-up restaurant has in store for its four-week residency in London....
Vashi Diamond Party

Vashi Diamond Party

Last week, I was invited along to the Vashi Diamonds private preview party in London to check out some of their latest pieces.  Vashi Diamonds, founded by celebrity jeweller Vashi Dominguez, is one of London’s top jewellery brands and is rapidly gaining popularity...
Pure Taste – London

Pure Taste – London

I was lucky enough to be invited to a press dinner at the recently-opened Pure Taste paleo restaurant in Notting Hill.  Pure Taste is a great place to go for those who have special dietary requirements as it caters for paleo, vegan and gluten-free diets – along...