Tag: foodie events

Breaking Bread: Sonic Feast at Ace Hotel on Thursday 19 April 2018

A monthly gathering serving up a feast for the mind and body. Sonic Feast is the second edition, showcasing the correlation between Taste and Sound with inspiring speakers and a multisensory sit down dinner specially composed to highlight the immersive power these two senses hold when brought together. 🍴 🎶

The soundtrack to the event will be provided by Edwin Hind, well-known as part of Anglo-German duo Picnic at the Whitehouse, part of the emerging Berlin underground techno scene (1985 – 1990) and the lead singer/songwriter of Liverpool indie Synth pop outfit “Virgin Dance” who gained fame through an acclaimed John Peel Session on BBC Radio 1.

Menu:
Noodle Soup
Sizzling Beef & Veg
Choc Pot

Hosted by cutting edge practitioners who will teach you to taste with your ears.

Tasha Marks
Food historian and Sonic Sensorium

Professor Charles Spence
Professor of the Senses, Experimental Psychologist, Neuroscientist

Jacob Thompson-Bell
composer and Lecturer with a particular focus on multi-media connections

RSVP on Facebook

www.acehotel.com/calendar/london/breaking-bread-sonic-feast

Location:
Ace Hotel, 100 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6JQ

Time:
From 7pm

Tickets:
£27.54 book online

Taste of London – The Festive Edition at Tobacco Dock until November 19 November 2017

The Festive Edition, the little sister to the summer festival, is the perfect way to kick off the Christmas season in style.

East London’s stunning Tobacco Dock is transformed into a foodie wonderland brimming with London’s tastiest food, festive tipples, a fantastic chef line-up on the AEG Taste Theatre, masterclasses to get involved with and all the shopping you need to get set for the Christmas season. 🍴 🍤 🧀 🍸 🦐 🍱 🍧

And we’re open! The #tasteoflondon party has started, we’ll see you there 🎅🏻

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www.london.tastefestivals.com

Location:
Tobacco Dock, Wapping Lane, St Katharine’s & Wapping, London E1W 2SF

Times:
Fri – Sat 11am – 10:30pm
Sun 12pm-5pm

Price:
£15 in advance, book online

Food Tech Village at Borough Market from 2 – 4 November 2017

Farmed algae omega-3, ‘wonky veg’ hummus and organic face masks made of unwanted hemp husks. These are just some of the exciting and innovative sustainable products available to try at Borough Market during this year’s London Food Tech Week. 😋

UK’s first Food Tech Village pop-up at the Market Hall showcasing some of the world’s most cutting-edge Food Tech companies.

You will get the chance to taste innovative food and drink and experience the technology of the future for themselves, some of which has never been seen – or eaten – before in this country.

Including:
Simris Alg, The world cannot cope with current levels of mass production in terms of animal products. Based in Sweden, Simris Alg is developing a pioneering solution to this issue: the production of omega-3 from farmed algae as a premium alternative to fish oil.

ChicP, Recognising that 40% of British crops are rejected because of their shape or size, ChicP is a raw vegetable hummus company that is dedicated to producing delicious dips using so-called ‘wonky veg’.

Fresh Check, Revolutionising the way we understand infection by making bacterial contamination visible with a simple colour change from blue to orange. Its products include; Fresh Check Spray, an easy solution for detecting dangerous contaminants like bacteria and bleach, and Smart Use-By Date, which provides an easy on-the-spot guide to the safety of your food. If the label is blue you are good to go but if it is orange you know youcan throw the food away.

Optiat, This beauty company gives a new lease of life to ingredients that would otherwise be discarded. The product range includes organic face masks made from unloved hemp husks and body scrubs consisting of coffee grounds.

www.yfood.com/london-food-tech-week

www.boroughmarket.org.uk/events/food-tech-village

Times:
All day

Location:
Borough Market, Southwark Street, London SE1 1TL

Price:
Free entry

KERB is 5 at King’s Cross West Handyside Canopy on Friday 20 and Saturday 21 October 2017

KERB are celebrating 5 years of street food trailblazing with a star-studded birthday bonanza including a two night party, special guest Alumni trading at KERB Gherkin lunch market and the launch of the KERB LIFE podcast.

KERB are bringing back old faces (KERB Alumni) to trade alongside the new (inKERBator graduates) and cook up a never-created-before KERBlaboration-themed £5 dishes at the 5th birthday party – (behold street food titans Bleecker x Bao going head to head with the surprise “Blao”; Vicky’s x BluTop’s ice cream donut toastie and Decatur x Project Sandwich’s NYC Bodega store deli sandwich, to name a few).

Also for the birthday extravaganza, KERB are inviting four KERB Alumni back (Bleecker Burger, Yum Bun, The Ribman and Rola Wala) to guest trade at their KERB Gherkin lunch market alongside releasing the KERB LIFE podcast – a sonic feast exploring the London food scene.

  1. Bleecker x Bao: two of THE BIGGEST street food titans in London go head to head with the “blao” / “bao-urger” surprise
  2. The Ribman x Oh My Dog: “The Rib Dog” heritage breed franks piled high with Ribman’s signature “Holy Fuck” hot sauce smothered meat
  3. Mother Clucker x White Men Can’t Jerk: WMCJ brine, MC floured fried jerk chicken
  4. Decatur x Project Sandwich: The ‘Kings Boulevard Bodega’ NYC deli joint (make-your-own Subway style)
  5. Sheng High x Greedy Khao: (Felix makes a come-back!) to create Thai-Chinese “Khao soi guo tie dumpling” curry soup fusion with Faai and Lee (vegan)
  6. Vicky’s x Blu Top: ice cream donut panini toasties
  7. Taco Dave x Cyprus Kitchen: aka ‘Pita Hombre’ serving Cyprus-Mexican fusion ‘Al Pastor’ pittas with cumin tzatziki, Serrano salsa, pomegranate molasses and fennel slaw
  8. Club Mexicana x Dosa Deli: vegan jackfruit vindaloo burritos
  9. Kimchinary x BBQ Dreamz: Korean – Filipino “Asian Persuasion” feat. bulgogi bavette steak + duck heart skewers
  10. Anna Mae’s x Piadina Project‘: mac ‘n cheese piadinas
  11. Nonna’s x Capish: Neapolitan choc ice station

www.kerbfood.com/kerb-is-5

Times:
5-11pm

Location:
West Handyside Canopy, Handyside Street, London N1C

Tickets:
£5 book online, limited tickets available on the door after 8:30

TLV in LDN @ Roundhouse / from 8th – 11th September 2017

TIME AND PLACE:

Doors: various

@ Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road, London NW1 8EH

Tickets: free entry to the food festival and tickets for evening performances start from £10 book online

www.tlvinldn.org
www.roundhouse.org.uk/whats-on/2017/tlv-in-ldn-festival

Get ready for a taste of the ‘Big Orange’ as Tel Aviv comes to London this autumn. Situated on the glittering Mediterranean coast and dubbed the ‘Miami of the Middle East’, this vibrant Israeli city is a rising cosmopolitan metropolis of food, art, fashion and nightlife. 🇮🇱 😋🎶💯🎉👨‍👨‍👧‍👧😜🍷🍺😎

Bringing the best of the city to the UK, TLV in LDN offers a unique opportunity to experience its rich cultural landscape right on your doorstep.

Camden’s Roundhouse is the hub for this four-day showcase, with satellite events taking place across the city at locations including Cadogan Hall and The Coronet.

Highlights:
– Food festival by esteemed Israeli chef Shaul Ben-Aderet
– Performances and workshops by dance troupe Mayumana
– Exhibition curated by internationally renowned artist Ori Gersht
– Live DJ set from Guy Gerber

Indulge your senses and discover the delights of this jewel of the Med!

Colombia Day @ Tower Bridge and Potters Fields Park / Sunday 6th September 2015

TIME AND PLACE:

Time: from noon (7pm event)

@ Potters Fields Park, London SE1 2AA

Free

www.totallythames.org
www.totallythames.org

The bascules of Tower Bridge will raise to allow ARC Gloria to pass in to the Upper Pool – her masts fully dressed with her crew.

Join the crowds celebrating Colombia Day on Potters Fields Park (as part of The Riverside Festival) with stalls selling delicious traditional dishes, Tall Ship themed workshops for children, Colombian music and dance.

There are around 150,000 people of Colombian descent living in London, and there may well be a few of them here. The ARC Gloria, the official flagship of the Colombian Navy, will hoist the national flag, while on dry land there will be music, dancing and delicious native food.

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