• Food

    The Rhum Shack: Camden’s Cottons celebrates 30 years of Caribbean cuisine

    Cottons Rhum Shack is a Caribbean restaurant in Camden located on Chalk Farm Road.  Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year with a culinary revamp and redesign of its restaurant, ONIN London were invited to try out what it had to offer. As a rum and jerk lover I was positively salivating and I wasn’t disappointed. We began proceedings with a Rum Punch cocktail which was tangy and refreshing and they didn’t scrimp on the rum. My friend and I then shared a starter – Braised Squid & Octopus – and the tender seafood was perfectly marinated in the spicy barbeque sauce.…

  • Food

    Stolichnaya Lemonade Van

    Covent Garden Piazza It’s 5:30 on a Friday afternoon and the sun is bouncing down the white stone of Covent Garden piazza’s encircling buildings, and there’s classical music in the air. In the middle of this rather perfect setting is a converted Citroën H van serving Stolichnaya vodka lemonade and brand new, freshly-made vodka, mint and lemonade sorbet. Though the astro-turf,  deck chairs and parasols make the van look like it’s pulled up on Hove lawns, it’s probably easier to think of it as a ‘Friday ambulance’, revitalising all the parched and exhausted office workers that are filtering through the…

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    Recipe: Fuzzy’s Gluten Free Prawn Linguine

    Fuzzy’s Gluten Free Prawn Linguine A great low fat alternative to the wheat based dish. This is light and nutritious with a perfect balance of protein and carbohydrate Makes 4 servings Calories 222 per serving Fat 1.5g Carbohydrate 29.5g Dietary Fibre 3.5g Protein 21.3g Ingredients – 150g Dove Farms Organic Gluten Free Brown Rice Spaghetti – 150g Mixed Sweet Baby Peppers chopped – 240g of Raw Jumbo Prawns – 100g Mange Tout – Tinned Chopped Tomatoes (I prefer Napolina) – 20g of Tomato Puree (again I prefer Napolina) – 1 cup of chopped white onion – Teaspoon of organic extra…

  • Events: Entertainment,  Events: Family

    Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2015

    London science exhibition to showcase ‘best of British’ Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG Tuesday 30 June to Sunday 5 July 2015 Tickets: FREE Some of the best and brightest scientists in the UK will be showcasing their cutting edge research at the 23rd annual Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition which opens to the public Monday 29th June (6pm) and runs until Sunday 5th July. Visitors to the Exhibition will discover how scientists are working to replicate human hearing in robots and experience superhuman sight thanks to advances in augmented reality technology. The Exhibition dates back to the early nineteenth century…

  • Events: Entertainment

    Lock Live Camden this July

    10th July 2015 12pm-10pm FREE TO ENTER www.camdenmarket.com   #LockLive Facebook.com/camdenmarketldn Twitter: @CamdenMarket Instagram: CAMDENMARKETLDN   THIS BOUTIQUE URBAN FESTIVAL RETURNS FOR THE THIRD YEAR RUNNING Two stages of live entertainment covering the expanse of this picturesque cultural destination… Live music from band of the moment “STEALING SHEEP”… Musical entertainment from the infamous “CUBAN BROTHERS”… A bespoke set from legendary producer and DJ “NORMAN JAY MBE”… Epicurean delights from the best of London’s street food scene…Fruity cocktail bars…Interactive workshops… Independent artisan shopping and designer maker stalls…. The Summer season at Camden Market kicks off with this internationally renowned festival on…