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Kent Coffee Roaster launches Compostable Capsules

Stuart Wilson, 37, founder of Lost Sheep Coffee has launched a completely 100% compostable Nespresso-compatible coffee capsule made from Wood. The Kent based business person has launched this innovative environmentally friendly plant-based capsule filled with the luxury single origin direct…

Ten Reasons to Shop Local

Kent grows, breeds, nurtures, creates and serves some of the best food and drinks in the UK today. You can hardly pick up a magazine or paper that isn’t waxing lyrical about Kent’s burgeoning wine industry, its beer and hop…

Giggling Squid in Tunbridge Wells

It was a sunny blustery wind that blew us into Tunbridge Wells on a Wednesday lunchtime with the allure of a new Summer menu to taste.  The image of a Giggling Squid has often had me wondering what lies within…

Paw-Secco at the Pearson’s

Is your dog a beer drinker or would they prefer a little Pawsecco? The Pearson’s Arms is now serving a specially made dog-friendly (alcohol free) beer called Bottom-Sniffer for £4.50 and a “wine” called Paw-Secco for £5, both of which…

Pizza at the Barrow House

The Barrow House in Egerton is a real favourite. It’s a local lunch spot of choice, not only for the large play area in garden giving the kids something to do whilst we enjoy excellent food and drinks but because…

The PIG at Bridge Place

I don’t need to tell you how pleased we were to get a table in opening week at Kent’s hottest new venue, The PIG at Bridge Place. Just a few days after the star stuffed launch party, which attracted culinary…

New Head Chef at Ramsgate’s Empire Room

The stylish Empire Room restaurant is part of the boutique Royal Harbour Hotel, a quirky 28-bedroom townhouse hotel that stands on a picturesque Georgian crescent in Ramsgate. The restaurant is quirkily decorated with original Empire magazine covers on the walls….

What’s New in Kent this Easter?

The glorious chocolatier Madame Oiseau is selling a cute Easter Slab for £3 from the shop in Canterbury. Madame Oiseau Fine Chocolates was founded in 2003, by the owner, and French Chocolatière, Sandrine May. Sandrine, who is self-taught. Today the…

Lost Sheep Coffee’s secret micro-lot

You’ve probably seen the queues out of the door at the Lost Sheep Coffee shop at McArthur Glen Outlet in Ashford. And well there might be. The driving force behind the brand is owner-founder Stuart Wilson who is far from…

Ramsgate’s Little Ships new Supper Club

Hotelier James Thomas and chef Craig Mather, the pair behind the critically acclaimed Empire Room restaurant at the Royal Harbour Hotel in Ramsgate in Thanet in Kent, have started a new Supper Club at their Little Ships Restaurant and Café….