A new family-owned boutique and café, specializing in luxury chocolate products, coffee and nuts with the addition of an on-site bespoke chocolatier service, led by Xavier Parcerisa, formerly Head Pastry Chef at The Goring, has opened on Great Portland Street in London.
SEASON, The Exclusive Cookery School, located within Lainston House, an Exclusive Hotel near Winchester, has announced this year’s schedule of classes will include guest appearances from The Great British Bake Off contestant Beca Lyne Pirkis and Master Chocolatier Mark Tilling, offering cookery enthusiasts the opportunity to be taught by some of the UK’s most treasured chefs and culinary inspirators.
It was the year that saw the rise of the discount store, in the shape of supermarket-leaders, Aldi and Lidl, and an influx of dishes from further afield flood the UK food market. And whilst consumers have enjoyed a wider selection of fare to choose from, and at a significantly more competitive rate, Booth's has yet retained its prominence in the sector, sweeping the gong for Independent Retailer of Year at The Grocer Gold Awards earlier this year.
Over the past decade, we, as a nation, have developed something of a penchant for pizza and, in line with the unwavering popularity of the Italian export, you can now graduate with a 1st in all things pizza.