Zambuni’s Blog

Musings from the Zambuni world. Below we explore the best of both town and country.

Celebrating Alderney’s Maritime History

When we think of the tiny island of Alderney, in the Channel Islands, we probably think of the gorgeous coastline and sandy beaches, picturesque town centre and notoriously warm climate – basically all the things that make it a popular tourist destination. [caption id="attachment_5341" align="aligncenter" width="1390"] Fort Clonque, Alderney[/caption] Visitors are charmed by the Alderney train, the lighthouse and the bell tower of...

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Zambuni Shortlisted in the PRCA Dare Awards 2019

We are working on a number of inspiring campaigns with our clients at the moment and are very proud to be recognised for our work by the PRCA in being shortlisted for the PRCA DARE Awards for'Low Budget Campaign of the Year.'   As a small team, resources have to be allocated carefully and we regularly work to tight budgets. Working within those boundaries, I...

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Orvis 50/50 Day on the River Test

The Orvis Kimbridge beat, known as the ‘Ginger Beer’ beat is a world-renowned destination amongst anglers. The River Test is the pre-eminent chalk stream and generally regarded as the birth place of modern fly-fishing. Close to the start of the season, as part of the 50/50 On the Water Campaign we held a day for relatively novice anglers to be able to experience this particularly...

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The ‘Catch & Cook’ Experience Package

Orvis UK and Hunter Gather Cook have partnered to launch the ultimate outdoor experience package – a day of fly fishing, foraging and cooking, ending in a delicious meal celebrating the best of wild British food. The package was launched on 9th April with a special day on the Kimbridge beat on the world renowned River Test, to coincide with the launch...

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Frome Dorset with Love

Every Shoal’s A Goal is a group of three part-time fishermen in their twenties. They met through a mutual love of fly fishing and all share a passion for catching fish, of any kind, from anywhere. We will post a series of articles about the adventures they have been on, as well as some techniques they have learnt along the way. Henry is...

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British Shooting Show 2019

Last Friday, we jumped in Claire’s trusted Mini Cooper and headed up from London to the opening day of the British Shooting Show at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham. Arriving promptly at 10am, we were greeted immediately by the friendly folks at the GWCT stand and couldn’t believe the scale of the hall ahead of us. With hundreds of exhibitors...

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Visiting the Gods of Game

Since starting Zambuni, game has always been something we have been passionate about promoting and finding creative ways to encourage a new audience. From the Great Grouse Run Challenges we ran with The Epicurean Collection to launching the Eat Game Awards last year, of which Lincolnshire Game was a finalist, it is always in the forefront of our minds. We are...

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Salmon Fishing on the Wye & Usk

Every Shoal’s A Goal is a group of three part-time fishermen in their twenties. They met through a mutual love of fly fishing and all share a passion for catching fish, of any kind, from anywhere. We will post a series of articles about the adventures they have been on, as well as some techniques they have learnt along the way. Henry...

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Game Seminar with Jose Souto

The Zambuni team were lucky enough to head to the Westminster Kingsway College in Victoria last week to attend a one-day Game Seminar, with Senior Chef Lecturer, Jose Souto. Sponsored by Lincolnshire Game, the seminar covered everything to do with identifying, preparing and cooking large and small game. Arriving at the College at 10am, we were soon seated in the lecture hall...

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