Lacanda Despensa Carne

Searching for a centre piece to build our new bar in Fulham Road around, Rupert & I were reminded why as two seemingly sane people, we entered the peculiar world of catering. The opportunity to meet meticulous, creative geniuses like Read More

THAT’S MAGIC

Seven[edit] The number 7 (七, Pinyin: qī) symbolizes “togetherness”. It is a lucky number for relationships. It is also recognized as the luckiest number in the West, and is one of the rare numbers that is great in both Chinese Read More

LATTE THERAPY

I guess I have a ‘slightly’ obsessive personality. I can date periods of my life by sugar based food obsessions. My first sweet love was the Cadbury’s Caramel (aged 10). Love struck after my brother & I unwrapped a Cadbury’s Read More

PERFECT PANCAKES

Our Pastry Chef at Sophie’s, Lucie Dolezalkova, is a pancake aficionado following the launch of our ‘Breakfast on the Beach‘ in Fulham Road. During the first weekend at the Chelsea restaurant, she flipped over 300 pancakes all served with streaky Read More

ROUGH LUXE

It’s amazing how much better you feel after a good clear out! General life/wardrobe/desk de- cluttering are all my immediate priorities for January 2013. Our Fulham Road restaurant re-opens today after a three day mini makeover and is now sporting Read More

HIGHS AND LOWS

The festive period is full of highs and lows. For me personally, the first festive highs are found in the build up to Christmas in a magical London with its beautiful lights and its frantic buzz. This year getting to sing Read More