The London Diaries Review
THE 10 HOTTEST FOOD & DRINK EVENTS THIS SUMMER
Things are heating up in London and this summer there are a whole handful of food events going on that any foodie lover won’t want to miss. The Evening Standard have officially called June Food Month and will be hosting a special Night Market, definitely one not to miss. As well as that there are some lovely afternoon teas from designers Sophia Webster and Alex Monroe. Plus don’t miss out on London’s newest floating bar!
CELEBRATE WORLD GIN DAY ON A FLOATING BAR
Celebrate World Gin Day this Sat 10th June at London’s latest pop-up bar Lockhouse, the ‘Floating Pocket Park’ in Paddington Basin on the Grand Union Canal. The botanical bar will be serving up gin cocktails such as We’ve Got The Whole World Gin Our Hands with premium Beefeater 24 and topped off with fresh lavender and lemon balm. As well as a specially developed G&T menu incorporating Beefeater London Dry Gin, Beefeater 24, Plymouth and Monkey 47 gins matched perfectly to one of the many ‘skillfully distilled mixers’ from The London Essence Company, including Classic Tonic, Grapefruit and Rosemary Tonic, Bitter Orange and Elderflower Tonic and Ginger Ale.
The bar is open throughout summer Thursday and Fridays from 12-9pm.