When beer fans visit a foreign city they always seek out the best breweries and bars and use this as a starting point for exploring. The London Craft Beer Cruise offers the opportunity to check out the best beer in London while taking in the iconic sights on a Thames cruise through the heart of the city. Taking place aboard The Pride of London, the cruise will take in four hours of iconic sites along the River Thames, from The Houses of Parliament and Tower Bridge to the O2 Arena. During the cruise attendees will have the chance to taste beer from 10 of Londons best independent craft breweries, enjoy a bite to eat and take in talks and tasting sessions hosted by award winning beer writers.
Join The Fine Wine Business Network in Mayfair on Wednesday 12th December for a very special end of year networking experience with super chef Ben Spalding, who will serve 7 dishes of fabulous finger food to be paired with Stuart George's sensational fine wines. - Food servings to include finest cured hams, cheeses, hot & cold soup, 30 ingredients umami noodles. - Taste (drink!) the full range of 5 wines (Sauvignon, unoaked Chardonnay, oaked Chardonnay, Syrah, Pinot Noir) from our premium South African house wine Seven Springs Vineyards. - PLUS one or two special fine wine surprises to be served "blind"ÃÂÃÂ can you guess what it is? - Live plating from Ben right in the middle of the room, with interactive questions and answers about his career in food.
Luxury wine and champagne tasting paired with fine cheese, fruit and chocolate truffles in the heart of London. We are showcasing some of the most exclusive artisan wines, including a 10 years old Bordeaux Superieur, as well as an exclusive Champagne. - Sample 5 different exclusively selected wines and a Champagne Brut - Learn how to pair food and wine - Understand different styles of wine - Learn how to read wine labels - Luxury wines paired with fine cheese, fruit, dark chocolate and chocolate truffles - Luxury Champagne paired with rose petals and raspberry lemon curd all butter mini tartlet
Welcome to the world of Tequila, a remarkable drink which can express the nuances of its raw material arguably better than any other spirit on the planet. Keeping things short, sweet and tasty, this experience is all about trying new flavours and experimenting with new tastes. We will be trying three of our most exclusive tequilas (by most account three of the most exclusive tequilas in the world!) over the space of 30 minutes. There will be plenty of opportunities for questions, experimenting and getting to know what makes an exceptional tequila.
Do business while enjoying fine wines and cheeses at a private Mayfair venue! Join us in Mayfair on Tuesday 4th September for a relaxing and productive way to end the working day. Here's your chance to meet Victoria Cozens, co-founder and owner of Perky Blenders. Perky Blenders are small batch, speciality grade coffee roasters. Their beans are predominantly (but not exclusively) sourced from farms in South America and Africa and hand-picked for their quality and provenance. They have three outlets in East London with two more imminent. Victoria's husband Adam was a finalist for this years Institute of Directors East of England Director of the Year Award. Themes that might be explored with Victoria include: * Starting a business while working in a full-time job * Branding and marketing * Expansion and scaling-up * Establishing and sustaining partnerships and collaborations * Subscription services * Starting a business while expanding a family (see the image)...
Join us in East London for an evening of vibrant artistic fun. Come to a life drawing class like no other using neon reactive arts materials to draw inspiringly colourful life models. This class explores creative drawing, moving away from the perfectionist traditional teachings of life drawing. By trying out a number of different image making techniques from continuous line to pointilism the artists are encouraged to think outside the box and create more unusual imagery.
"Sam & Diana were very helpful, great atmosphere and BYOB - what's not to like?" - Ollie Join us in this relaxing pottery painting class in our colourful studio in Central London - no experience required and it's BYOB! Tea and coffee also included, especially relevant if doing the morning session! You'll have a wide variety of ceramics to paint - mugs, bowls, plates, tiles and ornaments, that'll liven up any home, desk space or loo. There will be a selection of patterns and designs (or you can bring your own) and you'll be shown a nifty way to transfer patterns and designs onto your ceramic piece, after which you'll paint it, whilst also seeing a few different styles of painting - so you will be able to paint whatever you like! You'll leave having painted some fantastic ceramics for you or as a present! You'll also feel the proven mindfulness benefits of being creative - it is amazing!
We will jump straight into the basics of pasta making. We'll talk about pasta making methods both by hand and by machine and we'll go through making tagliatelle and ravioli from scratch step by step by machine. Learn all the tips and techniques to get started with your very own pasta making!
This One Day World Wine Tour Workshop will be a relaxed day spent immersed in fine wines, in a fun environment, suitable for anyone from beginner to enthusiast. A huge sixteen wines will be tasted throughout the day, including wines with a three course lunch!