The RumFest 10th Anniversary Review

Covering everything from book signings, to seminars, to private talks and tasting sessions, this year’s 10th anniversary UK RumFest was something of a spectacle. The venue was dressed and designed to combine a professional convention style with a more robust carnival atmosphere. However it remained difficult to entirely forget the fact that you were in…

Review: Andu Cafe, Hackney

Photography & Words by N.O.W. Andu is a perfect example of the saying, ‘you should never judge a book by its cover’. With remnants of the former internet café it used to be, a whiteboard for prices, the mix and match of different fonts on the exterior, Andu Café it seems is waiting patiently to…

Review: Canal Cafe, Camden

#MeatFreeMonday on Twitter turns attention to our need to be more conscious in our eating. While some vegans may argue that a simple hashtag is far from revolutional none can deny that it is a still a step towards showing compassion towards the treatment of animals, the environment and as well breadth of vegan bites…

VegFest Scotland #1

  Glasgow has been dubbed as the vegan capital of Scotland and quite rightfully so. The wintery wet gales that encroached Glasgow couldn’t keep people away from the first ever vegan festival: VegFest Scotland held on the 5th & 6th December at the SECC. Stirring in the concourse of the SECC were a mixed bag…

Cabana Brasil opens in Brixton

  In the mist of a launch where drinks and food are free flowing what can one expect? Thick fogs of people. Laughing and smiling happy faces. Repeat offenders, who seek hit after hit of classic and strawberry Caipirinhas, are sat or stood in close proximity to the bar. Sagres beer also readily available to…

London’s first #RumWeek

  The first ever Rum Week will commences today. Five days of rum engrossed events, workshops, cookery classes and evenings out will be rounded off by the largest exhibition of rum producers at Rum Fest on the 17th & 18th October. The cold autumnal breezes of October are to be put on hold for this week long celebration of rum, highlighting…