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Jason Atherton and Michel Roux Jr's Le Gavroche are the next to launch meal boxes

Latest into the restaurant box fray are two heavyweights - Jason Atherton and Michel Roux Jr. They've teamed up with Lake District Farmers for two new meal boxes that they're preparing in their own restaurant kitchens. 

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Lyle's start delivering - with three new food boxes available nationwide

As the lockdown continues one of the (few) positives is that there are now many more opportunities to get meals from some of London's best restaurants sent right to your door - anywhere in the country. The latest to throw their hat into the ring is particularly interesting - as the Michelin-starred Lyle's gets ready to send out their own boxes. 

There are three boxes - the Provisions Box, Th…

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KFC's festive burger is ALL about the gravy with a hash brown gravy 'boat'

We're tipping our Christmas party hats today to KFC who have come out with a festive special that is 100% going to have to be tried.

The Gravy Burger Box Meal is for everyone that gripes about not getting enough gravy at Christmas time - or indeed any time. The meal's burger features a layer of gravynnaise, a chicken fillet, a slice of melted cheese and – now this is where it gets REALLY interest…

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Anglo Thai launches a banquet box with a massive T-Bone at the heart of it

Constantly impressing with their pop-ups, it is good news indeed to hear that Anglo Thai are launching a new box this week.…

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Blacklock at Home is your chance to recreate the Blacklock experience - updated

Updated 9/11/20 with new offering

Blacklock's At Home box went down an absolute storm when it first launched in the summer, selling out every week. Now they're back and this time they've really amped up their offering.

New to their online shop is their amazing All In - which for £45 gets you beef, pork and lamb chops, bread, beef dripping chips, Kale and Parmesan and chop sauce plus their white c…

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Skye Gyngell comes to Shoreditch, opening Spring To Go

Now that Spring in Somerset House is closed for the lockdown, Skye Gyngell is taking the restaurant on the road, launching in Shoreditch as a farm shop. 

Opening on Redchuch Road, Spring to Go will be filled with produce from with Fern Verrow farm in Herefordshire and Heckfield Home Farm (Skye is chef at Heckfield Place too), alongside food from Spring itself. 

The Spring bakery so…

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Chef Daniel Humm adds his luxury truffle chicken to Claridge's delivery menu

During the last lockdown, Claridge's Davies and Brook restaurant - by NYC chef Daniel Humm - launched a stupidly popular delivery service. Claridge's Fried Chicken, aka CFC, was a massive success and now the service is back for Lockdown 2.0

There is one big new addition to the menu - Humm has added his Roast Chicken with Foie Gras and Black Truffle dish to the menu. Billed as "a family favourite…

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Darjeeling Express heads to Covent Garden for a larger restaurant and deli

After huge success with the original restaurant in Carnaby, Asma Khan is relocating Darjeeling Express to Covent Garden. As well as a bigger space, there will also be a deli and a new incubator programme.…

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Telegraph critic William Sitwell launches the 'world's smallest online wine store'

If you're someone who isn't good with too much choice and miles prefer someone else to do the editing for you, then the new wine shop by William Sitwell will probably be right up your street.

Sitwell (erstwhile editor of Waitrose Food Illustrated until that vegan spat) and now restaurant critic for the Telegraph as well as a regular on MasterChef has just launched William's House Wines. Or, what…

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Borough Market expands its online grocery delivery service - updated

Updated 8/11/20  with new delivery area

If you love the idea of buying your weekly groceries at Borough Market, but the reality of wading through the tourist-heavy throng not so much, then we have the answer.

The market now has an online shopping service - it's was apparently the first produce market in the country to do so. They've teamed up with Bath based company Good Sixty who are runnin…

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Slow Richie's open a permanent burger joint on Peckham Rye

Brothers Alex and Richie Calver have been selling their burgers at the Brick Brewery in Peckham for years, but now they've got a permanent spot on Peckham Rye. …

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Bompas & Parr launch jelly company Benham & Froud

Self-styled 'culinary deviants' Bompas & Parr have designs on your Christmas Day dessert. The duo have launched a new jelly company that looks set (pardon the pun) to win over Christmas pudding as a show stopper dessert.

Benham & Froud is named after the old British company, founded back in 1785, which used to make the world's best jelly moulds. They made other stuff too, notably the orb…

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Hawksmoor reveal a new cocktail range for delivery - Fuller Fat old Fashioned included

 

As we plunge into another lockdown, Hawksmoor are on hand again to make things just that little bit better. They've converted some of their best cocktails into bottled and canned versions and you can get them delivered anywhere in the UK. 

Much as Hawksmoor is known for its steaks, the restaurant group is really almost as much about the cocktails too, so this is a very, very welcome de…

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Bears go very Christmassy with their ice cream (including Christmas Tree flavour)

Now we're past November 5th (although you may have only watched the fireworks from the comfort of your sofa) it's safe to get a little bit more excited about Christmas - and that's what Bears ice cream is doing. Phil Harrison and Vera Thordardottir's independent London-based ice cream company has a brand new ice cream range that goes all-in on Christmas (and can be delivered, of course). 

Th…

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The Connaught Bar in Mayfair is the World's Best Bar for 2020

This is VERY poor timing. As London spends its first evening in lockdown once again, one of our bars has just been named best in the world.

The Connaught Bar nabbed the top spot at the hugely competitive The World's 50 Best Bars 2020 which revealed its list today. It was a "deserving winner" said the judges "for the work that is put in and the level of artistry applied to the cocktail craft."

Lon…

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