Author: lvitamin

The best beds for the discerning pooch

I’ve been feeling very relaxed recently, it might be all the fresh air I’m getting at the weekend, or maybe the slightly raised spring temperature, but there’s nothing better than stretching out and relaxing throughout the afternoon. Plus it always encourages the Zambuni girls to give me an extra tummy rub! It got me thinking about my favourite places to recline. When...

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Afternoon Tea at Fleming’s Hotel

“If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is, because everything would be what it isn’t. And contrary wise, what is, it wouldn’t be. And what it wouldn’t be, it would. You see?” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass Had a magical day at Fleming’s hotel last week. They serve a...

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The Balvenie Shooting Cup at Boisdale

A bright, crisp morning heralded the start of this year’s Shooting Chefs on Tuesday 12th September. Chefs, press and friends alike all gathered at Boisdale of Belgravia for an early breakfast of bacon rolls, rich coffee and thick pastries before boarding the open air bus which took them to the West London Shooting School. As the teams were allocated and the group disbanded, the Boisdale team...

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The arrival of the Eat Game Awards

Has fresh game ever made your mouth water? Roast grouse ever made your stomach roar? What is it about this meat that engages our tastes bud and leaves us wanting more? Some might say that it’s the chase, the thrill of the open plains – A quick breeze and a fast rush and the patter of falling rain; A dance with a live animal that...

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