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[27 Oct 2012 | By ]
Pierre Koffman’s Amazing 35th Anniversary Tasting Menu

In November 2012 Pierre Koffmann will celebrate 35 years since he opened the legendary La Tante Claire restaurant in London where he went on to earn three coveted Michelin stars. His status as an iconic gastronomic figure is undisputed in the industry, particularly amongst the many chefs who trained in his kitchen and who he inspired to go on and become stars in their own right.

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[27 Oct 2012 | By ]
Alexeeva & Jones Chocolatier, Notting Hill

Put down that Penguin and throw away the Twix. If you crave the real deal, Alexeeva & Jones provide the goods with chocolate that will take you on a mouthwatering, gastronomic journey. The brand-new chocolaterie located in Notting Hill is unusual in that it houses sweet treats from a handful of the world’s best chocolatiers in one place.

Places to Visit »

[21 Oct 2012 | By ]
Urban Golf, Virtual Golf at Smithfields Market

While golf might at times seem a bit elitist, it really is a surprisingly fun sport. I guess three of the reasons why its normally considered elitist is because it is expensive, it takes a long time to complete a round (5 hours!), and golf courses are really not that accessible for those without a car.

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[20 Oct 2012 | By ]
Cocktails & Cupcakes at the Equus Bar

Steeped in history and with a location to die for, The Royal Horseguards Hotel is a must for anyone wanting to spend a luxurious night or two nestled in the heart of London.

Events in London »

[10 Oct 2012 | By ]
Chocolate Unwrapped 2012: The Event For Serious Chocoholics

If you love chocolate and dream of chocolate when you sleep at night, there’s probably no event in London that you should ever miss more than Chocolate Unwrapped. Two days of tastings, talks, and events devoted to chocolate – it doesn’t get better than this!

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[10 Oct 2012 | By ]
James Bond Themed “Special Agents” Menu at Mercer Street Hotel

For James Bond fans, the 26th October couldn’t come soon enough! But with the Bond mania hitting London ahead of the premiere night, there’s no shortage of James Bond themed things in the capital.

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[7 Oct 2012 | By ]
Review: Burger & Lobster – Best Lobster In Town?

With a name like Burger & Lobster, you know immediately what you can expect when you sit down at a table inside. This newcomer on the restaurant scene has caused quite a buzz since it opened in Mayfair, and does it live up to all its hype?

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[7 Oct 2012 | By ]
Review: Dehesa – Modern Tapas Bar in Soho

Dehesa is a sister to the ever-popular Salt Yard tapas bar, and has now been joined by another sibling – Opera Tavern. As I’ve never been to Salt Yard or Dehesa, but have heard lots of about these two excellent tapas bars in London, I thought it was about time I gave them a try.