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Venue of the Month: Royal Museums Greenwich

Venue of the Month: Royal Museums Greenwich
We love visiting our venues, and we were lucky enough to pick a glorious day last week to walk around the stunning spaces of Royal Museums Greenwich, one of only four UNESCO World Heritage Sites in London!   The National Maritime Museum, which can stand up to 1,000 guests for drinks receptions, or seat 550 for...
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Win Beautiful Personalised Gin Wedding Favours

Win beautiful personalised gin wedding favours worth over £350* that your guests will be delighted by! Party Ingredients, in conjunction with the City of London Distillery, are giving away bespoke wedding favours, worth over £350* to one lucky bride & groom-to-be! This season, our drink of choice is the City of London Dry Gin, a smooth and distinctive spirit that...
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Summer Solstice G&T Recipe

In celebration of World Gin Day last weekend, our expert mixologists have been busily formulating their ultimate gin cocktail. Taking inspiration from our American friends, we have been sourcing ingredients from far and wide to replicate concoctions such as San Fran’s ‘Conquistador’, featuring the illusive cinchona bark powder paired with chile de arbol and anise tonic; and a celery-flavoured ‘Mother...
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Pinterest Picnic!

All this beautiful weather has got us very excited about picnic season, head over to our Pinterest for some pretty picnic pinspiration!  Think classic gingham (obviously!), wicker baskets rather than hampers, salads, and desserts layered in jars and adult Capri Suns!
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The Brazil Blog: Cachaça Cocktails!

Brazilian food and culture are tipped to be on trend this summer, so over the next few months we pledge to supply you with tips, tricks and recipes Brazilian-style, in the hope that we can bring a little bit of sunshine to London! Cachaça is a spirit which comes from sugar-cane juice and is synonymous with Brazil. The spirit is a...
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Wedding Daze: A Most Curious Bride

The hunt is almost over, just find the last key hole to discover your ideal wedding venue and unlock your prize! How to plan your perfect wedding Experience As with most things experience is key to planning a successful wedding, which is why having family and the in-laws on hand to help bring everything together can be a real help. But we...
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Wedding Daze: Lucy and Tony - The reality of a dream wedding

It must be almost every little girls' dream to get married in a Castle or a Palace and what more of an incredible place to get married than the Tower of London, which is exactly what Lucy and Tony were able to do!  I was able to speak to Lucy in retrospect of the big day, to find out how everything...
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Seasonal Ingredients: Game - Wild Duck in a Red Wine Sauce

As we're very nearly at the end of the game season we thought it would be silly not to make the most of this seasonal delicacy! Wild Duck and Geese are the perfect game to eat this late in the season, here is one of our favourite recipes: Duck in Wild Mushroom and Red Wine Sauce Ingredients: 2 Duck Breasts 300g/10oz Puff Pastry 2 eggs,...
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All You Need for a January Mocktail Party

If you are not tired of partying yet but perhaps feel it is time for a bit of a detox, why not try making some of these delicious 'mocktails'? Packed-full of vitamin-y goodness, they taste and look amazing (you might not even miss the alcohol!) and are a great option for absolutely everyone, especially those wanting to make a healthy start to the New...
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PI's 25 Steps to Christmas - Step Twenty Four: What to leave out for Santa on Christmas Eve

If you've been following our steps to Christmas you should be almost ready for the big day! This step is arguably the most important; you must to leave some food out for Santa and his reindeer, they've got a very busy night and need to keep their energy up! It's fair to say that Santa will probably be sick of the...
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