Moscow Mule

Moscow Mule

It maybe a simple cocktail, but the Moscow Mule’s ability to refresh, thanks to the zing of the ginger, is only comparable to that of an Aperol Spritz or Pimms. Simple and quick to make all you need to serve it is plenty of ice, mint and a copper tankard, or why not give it…

Fortnum & Mason: The London Grocer

Fortnum & Mason: The London Grocer

Every department store going has at least one place for it’s weary customers to rest their aching bodies. For some it’s just a matter of providing a café or two, a self-service restaurant or even a sit down waiter service arrangement. The best of the best department stores have food halls that serve food via…

Secrets to a Cheap Date in London

Secrets to a Cheap Date in London

The clue is in the title – Cheap Date, or grammatically for this sentence Cheap Dates. I Am But A Poor Boy, nobody loves me…. well they won’t with that attitude – rich or poor – Get out and At ’em dear reader. As a survivor of several hundred Tinder dates (experiences to be lived…

45 Jermyn Street’s Cocktails

45 Jermyn Street’s Cocktails

It’s a great restaurant and one of my favourites, the service is always immaculate, the food faultless and the design of everything the space to colours to uniforms, plating and coat check tickets is on point. 45 also has a great bar to sit at and an even better cocktail menu. They serve a variety…

Sushi Shop (Marylebone)

Sushi Shop (Marylebone)

(Originally written April 2017) Sushi Shop: it does exactly ‘what it says on the tin’ or I suppose in this case what the shop name says. The French chain has some 130 stores across the globe (though mostly in France), including three in London, serving up Californian style sushi on an a la carte basis…