Wannabe Foodie #7: Dishoom, Carnaby

Having never seen this spot without a waiting list, I had to give Dishoom’s delights a try. I decided to opt for the Carnaby branch and it was not a disappointment! As there was a lunchtime waiting list, we headed to the bar to try some of the infamous bottomless House Chai (until 5pm). The…

Wannabie Foodie #6: Miss Tapas

Sharing is Caring and is most certainly embodied within the cosy walls of Miss Tapas, Peckham. Offering flavorsome Spanish delights , Miss Tapas is great for a first time tapas experience and you will probably come back again. Tapas are small Spanish savoury dishes that are often designed for sharing. They are often accompanied with…

Wannabe Foodie #5: Amorino, Covent Garden

Gelato Gelato Gelato! A fabulous dessert for fabulous people! Gelato is an Italian style ice cream and is only referred to as Gelato in this instance.  During this delightful British summer, I decided to venture into the realms of Covent Garden and came across Amorino. This immediately caught my attention because it was a hot…

‘Indian Pale Ales, but no Indians’

Millenials. Coconuts. Bit of this, bit of that. Some of us emrace their Asian side a bit more than others and I think we’re all just a bit doolally and a tad confused. It can sometimes be a bit of a battle with the things you want and complying to what you’ve inherently been taught…

Wannabe Foodie #4: Honest Burgers

Honest Burgers, on this particular day, was a life saver! I was starving and on the hunt for a good quality cure. I strolled into Honest Burgers whilst roaming the streets of Covent Garden and was more than pleasantly surprised. Considering it was a Friday night, I was seated immediately, which was a bonus, and…

Wannabe Foodie #3: Brother’s Cafe

Leather Lane is abundant in  great food finds, so I decided to venture into Brothers Cafe which sits at the beginning of the street. There was no particular reason I was drawn to this place, aside from the fact that it had been recommended to me as a satisfying lunch spot. I must say, I was…

When I say Kojo, you say Funds…

The Golden Boy has given us a Warning that his tour around the UK is going to keep us in Check. He’s Dun Talkin, and ready to entertain the nation. I had the pleasure of experiencing my first mosh pit in Manny last weekend. The vibe was hosted by Kojo Funds and his guests. Hosted…

Wannabe Foodie #2: Hakkasan

Wowwwiieeeeee. Ya girl went to Hakkasan. As a group of three, we headed to the Hanway Place branch to get our dim sum on. There seems to be a recurring theme here, but I promise I do eat other foods! THE TASTE OF HAKKASAN Hakkasan is a contemporary Chinese restaurant and is not for those…

Wannabe Foodie #1: London Cookery School

I love food and I’m sure people with a hearty soul do as well. It brings memories to people and brings them together. I myself try to eat as much food as I can as much and as many different types. I just wish I could cook as good as I eat! This year, I…

How to Academy: Peter Frankopan in conversation with Akala

I have to admit, I went to this talk because I low key want Akala to be my husband and wanted chance to see him provoke discussion in real life. Did not disappoint, but the star of the show was Peter Frankopan, Professor of Global History at Oxford . My likkle brain cells were in…