There’s something slightly depressing about the phrase ‘English tapas’. For me, the idea of ‘tapas’ conjures up visions of glorious Mediterranean sunsets, al fresco dining and big jugs of ruby red sangria. (Yes, yes, I have the imagination of a lobotomised tomato. So sue me.) Anything associated with our own little isle, on the other hand, […]
Alternative Thanksgiving at Smoke & Salt, discovered via Grub Club’s revolutionary new platform for pop-ups
There’s a rather lovely new idea spilling into the London food scene at the moment. Its name is Grub Club, and it’s a platform from which both professional chefs and enthusiastic amateurs can set up fleeting, blink-and-you’ll-miss-’em pop-ups, often just for the fun of it. The objective is to connect Londoners with the city’s untapped […]
Words cannot describe how excited we were to visit L’Atelier de Joel Rubuchon. We’d put on proper shoes, strapped ourselves in to our big girl pants and made a pact not to swear for at least two hours, or at least not loudly. For a brief while, we were going to be Ladies.