wine and food blog

The Henley Basket – New Online Store for Local Shops & Businesses

The new Henley Basket website has been launched today to provide a one-stop shop window for all our central Henley independent shops and hospitality businesses whilst they continue to be […]

Brakspear Offer Free Drink to Veterans for VE Day Anniversary

Henley Mutual Aid and Brakspear have joined forces to help Henley residents celebrate the VE Day anniversary in style on Friday. Brakspear are offering a free drink to all town […]

Bringing Happiness Home – New Henley Lockdown Fest

Music, entertainment, fitness, cookery demonstrations and Henley’s own Family Fortunes quiz show will be all part of the two-day Henley Lockdown Fest taking place on 2-3 May #bringhappinesshome.  The event […]

No Knead To Go Out! Boston Road Baker Delivers Sourdough To Your Door

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to cause chaos for local businesses, The Boston Road Baker isn’t loafing about. Tom Tuite Dalton has risen to the challenge of adapting his business […]

Directory of Local Food & Drink Suppliers

Below is a list of local (Henley) organisations providing fruit and vegetables, bakery products, groceries, sparkling wine and beer for delivery and/or collection and ready prepared or take away meals […]

Eat Food Festival Postponed Until August

The organiser of the Henley Eat Food Festival has been monitoring the coronavirus (Covid-19) situation which was due to take place between 13-27 June and has taken the decision to […]

Pupils Have Flippin’ Good Time at Hart Street Tavern

The first Trinity School pupils were delighted to be part of a new partnership with the Hart Street Tavern when they went to make pancakes at the restaurant on Shrove […]

HoT WI Taste-Test Xmas Puds With Phillip Schofield

HoT WI, Henley-on-Thames Women’s Institute, was featured in the popular prime time ITV show, How to Spend It Well at Christmas with Phillip Schofield this week. The series aimed to […]

Brakspear Pubs Gearing Up for Dry January with Alcohol Free Ale Trail

Are you planning a Dry January? The good news is that an alcohol-free month doesn’t have to be a pub-free one, as Brakspear pubs in and around Henley will be […]

Decanter Awards Henley Fizz Top Score in English Sparkling Wines

Leading, wine magazine Decanter’s tasting panel have awarded Henley’s Fairmile Vineyard’s Classic Cuvée the highest score Outstanding (95 points/100) in their English sparkling white wine blind tastings, announced in their […]