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Is matcha the new superfood trend?

Lalani Co organic matcha

I was recently invited to sample some matcha flavoured frozen yoghurt by the owners of Lalani & Co, a major importer of the Japanese green tea powder. It was introduced to me as the latest superfood trend to sweep the UK because it contains more antioxidants than regular green tea, is low in caffeine and also contains vitamins…

Piccolino, Heddon Street, Review

Piccolino, Heddon Street

Piccolino, 21 Heddon Street, London W1B 4BG Before I visited Piccolino in Heddon Street, I mentioned to a few people that I was going there for dinner. They told me that the service was excellent but spoke little about the food. Curious about this strange recommendation, I checked out Piccolino’s website to find out more. From there, I gleamed that…

Kirin pop-up Yatai at Dray Walk Gallery, Truman Brewery

Bottle deconstructed at Kirin Ichiban Yatai

A little while ago I was invited to the launch of the Kirin First Cut Short Film Competition. That competition has now closed and a selection of finalists have been chosen with the winner yet to be decided. Between the 3rd and 8th of August, diners at the Kirin pop-up Yatai will be able to see and vote for…