Eating our Way through Town at Taste of London 2015

It’s that time of year again…

When Regent’s Park is transformed into a culinary extravaganza offering a one-stop shop for tasting your way through London’s best and most avant garde restaurants, interactive cooking classes with your favourite master chefs, wine and cheese pairings, champagne sessions, beer and whisky tastings… the list goes on. There’s even a silent disco on for a quick shimmy if you fancy a break from all the nomming!

Here’s a taste of our very memorable evening from bacon wrapped dates to lemon and pepper ice cream…

London Diaries: In Cahoots

“It’s 1946, London is being rebuilt after the Blitz. A group of scoundrels stumble across a disused Tube station used as an air raid shelter and start organising underground parties to try and rebuild the spirit of London.”

With the scene set, my partner-in-crime and I found ourselves in Cahoots (no pun intended) a few nights ago, both of us in need of a midweek rescue…

London Diaries: Just Another Evening at the Coburg Bar

I’m often asked about my favourite watering hole in London. I never need to think twice. The Coburg Bar at the Connaught Hotel is a timeless classic. Winters are for lounging in the plush wing-backed chairs, as you warm up by the roaring fire place. While spring/ summer is most decidedly for whiling away the long evenings sitting in the airy conservatory, looking out onto picturesque Mount Street. The girls and I decided to just that, as we kicked off the long bank holiday weekend…