The Artisan Food Company Fruit, Salad & Vegetable Box #Review

The Artisan Food Company Fruit, Salad & Vegetable Box Review: April 2020 #Gifted

With the Coronavirus Covid-19 outbreak it can be hard to source all your usual fruit, salad and veggies, but luckily that is where The Artisan Food Company come in.

Currently offering nationwide deliveries, the lovely bunch over at The Artisan Food Co through their shared passion of bringing good quality food and ingredients are working hard to get farm fresh produce direct to your door.

There is a range of pre-done Salad, Fruit and Veggie boxes or you can make your own bespoke box and choose from a range of fabulous fresh fruit, salad and veggies.

Produce is from their New Covent Garden fruit market base, so just as nature intended – farm field fresh.

Colourful, vibrant, fresh, juicy and stunning produce and I could not stop smiling.  Also, the smell in our home of freshness from the yummy offerings was fabulous and an extra bonus.

Plentiful, plump and packed with flavour, the fabulous fruity delights included apples of various varieties, oranges, grapefruit, bananas, blueberries, melon, black and red grapes.

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Healthy Snacking on Lockdown with The Nutribox; Gluten Free & Vegan Snacks #Review

Healthy Snacking on Lockdown with The Nutribox; Gluten Free & Vegan Snacks Review: April 2020 #Gifted

With the Covid-19 Coronavirus making worldwide waves, isolation periods and social distancing in force sourcing Vegan and Gluten-free snacks can be a bit tricky.

However, that is where The Nutribox can help, as they offer a Vegan and Gluten-free snack delivery service directly to your door.

Ideal for family snacking at home, so there is no need to make an unnecessary visit to the shops #SnackSafely

The lovely large box is the biggest box which contains a staggeringly super snack filled 40 Gluten-Free and Vegan Snacks.

Healthy Snacking on lockdown with The Nutribox Vegan and Gluten Free Snackbox Review 2Perfect to enjoy, share or generously gift a box to make someone’s day a little brighter.

The savoury snacks scoffed included brands such as Leighton Brown, Eat Real, Planet Organic, Neats, Podberry, Love Corn and the Ludlow snack company.

Pouches of perfection included apricots and these yummy flavoured olives by Oloves.

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Pasta Evangelists Vegetarian Feasting Box & Pasta Making Kit #Review

Pasta Evangelists Vegetarian Feasting Box & Pasta Making Kit – Review: March 2019

Pasta Evangelists a London based business headed up by co-founder Alessandro CEO and Chris head of Operations & finance with their team of Pasta enthusiasts.

The brand can be pasta proud, as they have three food heavy weight who are official Evangelists and also co-founders in their business including, he Times restaurant critic and columnist Giles Coren, founder of Leith’s School of Food & Wine and Great British Bake-off celeb Prue Leith and food critic & MasterChef judge William Sitwell.

Pasta Evangelists ensure high standards, with fresh handmade pasta, with no additives and using only the good stuff, the best Italian Doppio zero flour, with fresh egg, water and just a pinch of salt.

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Craft & Crumb Celebration Carousel Cake #Review

Craft & Crumb Celebration Carousel Cake Review: December 2017

Company Founders and Friends, Kate and Louise both shared an important ethos that they at least attempt to make a home baked cake for their children’s birthdays.

With 5 children between them and the mix of motherhood and manic life’s this was no easy task.  Craft & Crumb was created to take away the stress and bring a burst of fun into home cake baking.

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GinFestival.com Tinker Box Cosy nights in Edition #Review

GinFestival.com Tinker Box Cosy nights in Edition Review: December 2017

Founded in 2013 by the lovely husband & wife team, Jym and Marie Harris, lovers of all things gin wanted to create events all across the UK where industry experts along with brands and distillers could educate people and provide the opportunity to learn about a range of quality fine gins and of course sample a few.

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Third day of Giftmas: Craft Gin Club #Review

Third Day of Giftmas: Craft Gin Club Subscription – £40 – Ginoisseurs will welcome being part of this club, that delivers fine small batch gins along with gourmet treats, so let’s make it a happy Ginmas.

Spain which is Europe’s gin capital by volume is where the Craft Gin Club creators Jon Hulme and John Burke first met.  In Madrid, a meeting of minds and a few GnTs later the idea of the Craft Gin Club was born.  Featuring the world’s finest craft gins along with scrummy treats and their great ‘ginned’ magazine this is one club not to be missed!  Their aim is to make all their members Ginnoisseurs!

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***NOTE This brand has closed for business***Second Day of Giftmas: Le Petit Ballon Wine Gift #Review

Second Day of Giftmas: Le Petit Ballon Wine Subscription & Tasting Kit – £29.89/£29.90 – Wine Lovers will enjoy a tipple or two with this wonderful wine subscription gift.  Team this up with the terrific tasting kit for the ultimate paring.

Wine subscriptions include 2 bottles of sommelier selected wine, tasting notes for each wine and a fab wine magazine the gazette all delivered direct to your door.  There are also gift cards available for 3, 6 and 12-month subscriptions.  Ideal for a last-minute gift can be printed out and go straight under the tree.

The Man behind every bottle of Petit Ballon brilliance is Master sommelier Jean-Michel Deluc.  Originally from Gers, Jean-Michel began his journey of wine discovery here is England studying for five years to become a sommelier, by 1990 achieving Master sommelier status, in 1994 became the Head Sommelier at the Ritz in Paris and from 2003 – 2006 presiding over the Paris-Île-de-France Sommeliers’ Association.  Recognition was achieved, in the US Starwine competition which brings together the top 60 tasters in the world, where Jean Michel was recognised as one of the best tasters in the world.

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Mircrobarbox Vodka Cocktails #Review

Mircrobarbox Vodka Cocktails Review: November 2017

Offering a range of monthly cocktail club subscriptions and gift boxes the Microbarbox brand are bringing the party to you with this brilliant bar in a box – boom! This Marvellous mega MicroBarBox rocked up to blogging HQ jam packed with artisan vodka spirits and mixers ready to get the party started, so that you can create your very own cocktails with some fizz and flare.  Get your Friday feeling on and have a fabulous festive Christmas shake up!

The Vodka Cocktail box contents include all the ingredients and instructions* to mix up four fabulous vodka based cocktails, all delicious and simple to create.  The Microbarbox offers you an immersive, entertaining experience that creates an electric atmosphere while sipping your favourite cocktail creations.

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Flavourly Gin Club #Review

Flavourly Gin Club Review: October 2017

The fabulous Flavourly find new flavours to ensure that their craft gin club is packed with a unique innovative selection of gorgeous gins. Their Gin Club experts source the most brilliant batch craft gins. Flavourly work with smaller producers, who are passionate about their products, meaning high quality, small batch distilled gins can be delivered to your door at a competitive price.

Get in with the club and you will receive 3 expertly crafted 20cl gins, a super scrummy snack, mixers and a marvellous magazine jam packed with everything gin and drinks related. My delivery included; Gin Queen, Manchester Gin, Jaggi gin, Fentimans tonic water, rose lemonade, salty dog nuts and of course some really good reading material.

Christmas season ahead and out comes the mulled wine, but why not try a new trend and have a mouth-watering mulled gin instead? The Gin Queen, a single grain premium gin handcrafted in Scotland, made the perfect festive tasty tipple. Warm, cosy, smooth and lip-smackingly sensational.

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***NOTE This brand has closed for business*** Le Petit Ballon Wine #Review

Le Petit Ballon Wine Review: September 2017

The Man behind every bottle of Petit Ballon brilliance is Master sommelier Jean-Michel Deluc. Originally from Gers in France, Jean-Michel began his journey of wine discovery here is England studying for five years to become a sommelier. With this duel perspective, Jean-Michel’s expertise and knowledge continued to grow and develop. International acclaim was inevitable for Jean-Michel, by 1990 achieving Master sommelier status, in 1994 becoming the Head Sommelier at the Ritz in Paris and from 2003 – 2006 presiding over the Paris-Île-de-France Sommeliers’ Association. Recognition was achieved, in the US Starwine competition, that brings together the top 60 tasters in the world, where Jean-Michel was recognised as one of the best tasters in the world. Continue reading