wine and food blog

Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse Opens Terrace for Summer Dining

Shaun Dickens and his team at Shaun Dickens at The Boathouse on Station Road are delighted to announce the opening of their new terrace, ‘The Deck’ which has a stunning […]

Brakspear Launches Countryside Walking Pub Trails

What could be better than a country walk to get the blood pumping and some fresh air in your lungs followed by a well-deserved drink and a bite to eat […]

Wild Fork Open New Pizza Oven and Terrace at Museum

The new catering company, The Wild Fork who have taken over the cafe at the River & Rowing Museum opened their new terrace and fired up their new wood burning […]

Spoilt on a Sunday with a Gastronomique Feast

My partner and I were spoilt for choice when we were invited to sample the four course Sunday Brunch in the Bistro at Hotel du Vin in Henley. We started […]

Brakspear Ale Trail 2017

Real Ale Good Time at the Brakspear’s Ale Trail Party

Brakspear invited all their ‘Ale Trailer’s’ who completed either the Henley Ale Trail or one of the three Country Trails this year to a party at The Little Angel on […]

Share and Spoil Your Partner this Valentine’s at Hotel du Vin

Valentine’s is close to Hotel du Vin’s heart so they’re offering to spoil you with a special Heart & Soul Valentine’s Sharing Menu for a lunch or dinner to remember. […]

Brakspear Pubs Offer Rugby Beer for Six Nations

Brakspear have brewed a special beer, Jerusalem especially for rugby lovers to enjoy drinking whilst watching the the Six Nations tournament when it starts on 4 February.  Not only are many […]

Hotel du Vin January Offer of a Free Glass of Bucks Fizz with Sunday Brunch

Hotel du Vin’s legendary Sunday Brunch has an added fizz for January. The special Sunday Brunch starts with a seasonal soup course followed by a help yourself lavish French Market Table, […]

Hotel du Vin’s Chef Wins Best Chef of the Year

Phil Hase, Head Chef at Hotel du Vin in Henley was named Chef of the Year at the Hotel du Vin &  Malmaison Hotel group’s Best of the Best Awards. […]

Celebrate Burns Night in True Scottish Style at Loch Fyne

Diners at Loch Fyne Seafood & Grill in Henley can celebrate Burns Night in true Scottish style with a traditional piper, Glenfiddich whisky and special Irn-Bru cocktails. The restaurant is […]