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How to Make a Classic Gin Martini

How to Make a Classic Gin Martini

If you’re a traditionalist at heart, then you can’t go wrong with a Classic Gin Martini, the perfect aperitif or great to sip alone when you’re unwinding after a busy day in London. Ingredients 75ml Tanqueray Gin 3 sprays of Belsazar dry vermouth Garnish with Pink Grapefruit Method Add all ingredients to a shaker, fill […]

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How to Make a Gimlet – with a twist

We’re taking it back to the 1930s when the Gimlet was the cocktail of choice among swing dancers, and the Strand Palace Hotel was revelling in an art deco interior. Ingredients 50ml Tanqueray Gin 10ml Lime Cordial 5ml Sugar 2 bar spoons Lemon and Lime Marmalade (We recommend Rose’s) 5 ml Fresh Lime Juice Method […]

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How to Make a Gin and Tonic – with a twist

Sometimes all you’re in the mood for is a Gin and Tonic. Welcoming the Dizzee Monkey – a classic G&T with a twist. Ingredients 20ml Monkey 47 Gin ½ bottle of Pedrino 3 drops of smoked bitters Pink Grapefruit wedge garnish with rest of Pedrino on side Method Fill your wine glass with ice Add […]

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Pancake Day: Where to eat a pancake in London

With Shrove Tuesday here, now is the perfect time to gorge on pancakes. Luckily, London is bursting with tempting pancake restaurants. We’ve rounded-up a few that are within walking distance of the Strand Palace Hotel. My Old Dutch  Based in Holborn, this family-friendly pancake restaurant boasts a bevvy of sweet and savoury options, with classics […]

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Drink Wine Day 2017: Where To Spend It

Today, 18 February 2017, is the celebration of all things vino; it is, of course, Drink Wine Day. Whether you’re a fan of a dry white, a hearty red or a classic rose, wine has a unique combination of flavours we can’t get enough of. So out of respect for one of the world’s most […]

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International Hot and Spicy Food Day

Today, January 16th 2017, the whole world will be celebrating spicy food during International Hot and Spicy Food Day. Whether you’re from the spice capitals of the world or are simply just an adopted fan, it’s a time to consume as much eye-wateringly hot food as possible.   History of International Hot and Spicy Food […]

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National Curry Week at Daawat Restaurant

National Curry Week returns to our tables from 10th – 16th October and what better place to celebrate than at our very own Indian restaurant, Daawat, just off the Strand on Burleigh Street. Headed by Chef Asharaf Valappil, Daawat doesn’t compare to any other curry house in the capital. Influenced by traditional delicacies served in […]

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Bring Your Dreams To Life With The BFG Dream Jar Trail

On a wander around the capital this summer you may well notice a series of giant Dream Jars located by famous landmarks including Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace and our next-door neighbours in Covent Garden. These enchanting Dream Jars have been scattered across London to celebrate the release of Steven Spielberg’s latest blockbuster The BFG. Each […]

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