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Q&A – Jeremy Torz [Union Coffee]

Full name: Jeremy Torz Role: Co-founder DOB: “The swinging 60s! 1963…” Birthplace: Nottingham Twitter Handle: @Unionroasted Website: https://www.unionroasted.com/ Fun Fact: “I’m a real dog person and currently own 2 German Shorthaired Pointers,
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Q&A – Lucy Holmes and Tom Wilson [Kanpai Sake]

Full names: Lucy Holmes and Tom Wilson Roles: Co-founders of Kanpai London Sake DOBs: 18/2/88, 4/6/85 Birthplaces: Norwich, Portsmouth Twitter: @kanpailondon Website: kanpai.london Fun Fact: Lucy went to her grandparents’ wedding. Her actual grandparents – they
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Q&A – Darryl McNally [The Dubliner]

Full name: Darryl McNally Role: Master Distiller/General Manager DOB: 4th September 1974 Birthplace: Derry Website: www.dublinerwhiskey.com Fun Fact: “I once played football against David Beckham” So let’s start at the beginning. You’ve been in the drinks industry for
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Q&A – Karen Theresa Fistonich [Villa Maria]

Full name: Karen Theresa Fistonich Role: Chairperson DOB: 29-5-62 Birthplace: Auckland Twitter: @KarenFisto & @villamaria_wine Website: http://www.villamaria.co.nz/ Fun Fact: “My first Chairing role was at University as Chair of the Monty Python Appreciation
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Review – April ‘Piemonte Menu’ @ Tozi [Victoria, London]

Every now and then the folks at Tozi in London Victoria update their menu. Sometimes they tell us about it. Sometimes they even invite us down to try it. What you see here is Tozi’s one off, short lived (and delicious) ‘Piemonte-themed menu’, and we sent our Jack out to see what
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Q&A – The Asterley Bros

Full name: Rob and Jim Berry Role: Liqueur Makers DOB: January 77 and March 85 Birthplace: Cambridge Twitter Handle: @asterleybros Website: www.asterleybros.com Fun Fact:​ “Our all time favourite videogame is Shenmue 2” So, let’s start at the beginning. Two brothers crafting
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Q&A – Alan White [The Grand Brighton]

Full name: Alan White Role: Executive Chef at The Grand Brighton and Seafood Restaurant GB1. DOB: 06/10/68 Birthplace: Burton Upon Trent Twitter: @chef_alanwhite Website: http://www.grandbrighton.co.uk/dining-en.html Fun Fact:  Alan’s cooked for an array of celebrities
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Review – Sakagura [Mayfair]

Jack pays a visit to Mayfair’s latest highly fancy purveyor of Washoku and Japanese deliciousness, Sakagura. Landing in the UK at the end of 2016, you’ll find Sakagura on Heddon Street, near Oxford Circus. Asides from what is some spectacularly well thought out (and stimulating)
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Q&A – Howard Davies [Salcombe Gin]

Full name: Howard Lawrence Davies Role: Co-Founder and Director, Salcombe Distilling Co. DOB: 13th March 1977 Birthplace: Amersham, Buckinghamshire Twitter: @SalcombeGin Website: salcombegin.com Fun Fact: “…Once surfed the Severn Bore” Let’s start at the
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Review – The Kitty Hawk [Moorgate]

The Kitty Hawk arrived in Moorgate a mere few months back, but appears to have landed on its feet. Just a stone’s throw from Moorgate station (provided you can throw stones at a velocity that perforates adjoining buildings…) The Kitty Hawk boasts one of the nicest
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