Discover the tastiest food and drink from Kent – The Garden of England

AJ Sharp

COPPER RIVET DISTILLERY ON TRACK WITH SOUTHEASTERN TRAINS

Copper Rivet Distillery from Chatham In Kent, which in 2020 temporarily converted a high percentage of its premium spirits production to creating hand sanitisers for the Emergency services, is on track to supply its Russells hand sanitiser to Southeastern Trains….

MASTHOUSE SINGLE MALT WHISKY SELLS OUT IN 3 WEEKS

Masthouse Single Estate Single Malt Whisky at 45% ABV, distilled in a Pot Still, has sold out its inaugural batch of 2124 bottles within a month of its November launch. A second batch of the 2017 Vintage was released from…

MASTHOUSE WHISKY SETS SAIL FROM COPPER RIVET DISTILLERY

Copper Rivet Distillery of Chatham, Kent, has released Masthouse Single Malt Whisky (45% ABV), its first single-estate, farm to glass whisky. Crafted by Head Distiller, Abhi Banik, Masthouse Whisky is a natural, unfiltered Whisky, pot-distilled and matured in ex-bourbon and…

Kent Crisps’ Owner Recognised in Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

Laura Bounds, owner of Kent Crisps, has been awarded an MBE for services to international trade in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List, published on 31st December 2020. An MBE is awarded for an outstanding achievement or service to the…

A Moral Boost For Hospitality

Final Caring Customer Appeal Sees Thousands Of Kent Residents Pledge Support Kent organisations pledge support to the county’s struggling pubs, cafes and restaurants. The third and final #CaringCustomer appeal, launched shortly after the start of the second national lockdown on…

Why We Love Local!

10 Reasons to Shop Locally Here in Kent we are spoilt for choice with some fantastic farm shops, independent shops, corner shops, boutique shops, handmade shops, roadside stalls, and markets all packed full of local, seasonal, speciality food as well…

Recipe: Sankey’s Spaghetti Vongole

Another fab recipes from Sankey’s, always worth a trip if you’re near Tunbridge Wells. Pop in for the relaxed, casual drinking and dining atmosphere, but stay for the exclusive Champagne and oyster bar. Serves 2 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking…

Recipe: Sankey’s Smokie

We love Sankey’s, the beautiful independent, family-run pub and restaurant group in Tunbridge Wells, Kent. From 1989, the Sankey family has owned and operated the flagship Seafood Kitchen & Bar on Mount Ephraim, adding a second sister site, The Old…

Pop ups on the Pantiles

Sankey’s and Good Things bring responsible lockdown beer to Tunbridge Wells Tunbridge Wells restaurant group Sankey’s have teamed up with Eridge-based brewery Good Things Brewing Co for a series of weekly pop-ups on The Pantiles. Every Friday and Saturday throughout…

The Best Hampers in Kent

Macknade – “Kentish Christmas” – £55 This hamper is packed with goodies from the garden of England. Kentish suppliers are great all-rounders, but they also have the edge when it comes to Christmas. Favourites include a festive beer from Shepherd…