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UNCOOL: Food & Drink

February 26, 2013 by


Food & Drink is back! Is it COOL? Not so much. The original programme, which stopped running in 2002 after twenty long years, was a massive success back in the day. Everyone watched it, even me, and I was only in my smooth-skinned ‘teens. My idea of food and drink back then was a Strawberry […]

COOL: Gourmet San (E2)

May 22, 2012 by


*GGGGGGGGGOOOOOOOOONNNNNNNNNGGGGGGG* Now that I have your attention thanks to my traditional Chinese ceremonial gong complete with ball on stick to hit it with, I simply HAVE to tell you about Gourmet San, my new fav Chinese restaurant. In one deliciously dramatic swoop, this place has literally saved my life. Located on Bethnal Green Road, it doesn’t […]

COOL: Duke’s Brew & Que (RIB-SHACK!)

April 30, 2012 by


There we were about to take a break from smoked goods – cos’ they’re not exactly beneficial to your health – when we discovered London’s COOLEST new BBQ shack. Duke’s Brew and Que. Do you like ribs? Because you owe it to yourself to book a table here this second if you do. Last summer, […]

Wise Words From The Wine Man #3

February 2, 2012 by


words: Benjamin Proctor Some of you may be nearing the end of your month long abstinence from alcohol …(how dull do you want to be?) …But for those still thinking of an exciting resolution, why not take the opportunity to explore booze you’ve not tried before. Sure, January’s a tough month on the wallet if […]