All posts tagged: espresso

Merlet et Fils and Soho Grind launch Espresso Martini Month

Where Soho Grind, London What Soho Grind has teamed up with Merlet at Fils to launch Espresso Martini Month which will take place throughout June. Experience The Espresso Martini is my all time favorite cocktail. It’s perfect. It has everything. Coffee? Yes. Soho Grind’s very own Grind & Co. House Espresso blend, no less. Booze? Yes. Indulge in a twist on the classic drink by replacing vodka and coffee liqueur with Merlet Brother Blend Cognac and Merlet Café Congnac which results in spicy vanilla undertones. Martini lovers are urged to try all three flavour variations of the Espresso Martini by Merlet, which is easy as they are a mere £5 each all month across all four sites. Cost Espresso Martini £5 throughout June Address Soho Grind 19 Beak Street London W1F 9RP Also at Shoreditch Grind, Hoxton Grind and London Grind.

#NewTradition #14 – Roger Federer Wins Wimbledon A Modo Mio Machine

Exclusive – Roger Fereder speaks after winning his seventh Wimbledon title and being awarded a Limited Edition Wimbledon A Modo Mio machine. “Firstly, I want to thank my coach and family, for without you this would not have been possible. I would also like to thank the crowds for being so supportive, it has been a fantastic tournament. Thanks also to Murray for the great match – sorry for the defeat! But I want to give the biggest thanks to Lavazza for fuelling us all with delicious coffee at the tournament over the last couple of weeks. I’m so thrilled to have won the Limited Edition A Modo Mio machine and I look forward to practising my latte art at home and on tour.” Don’t forget, you too could be in with a chance of winning LOADS of Lavazza goodies, including Limited Edition A Modo Mio machines, itunes vouchers and even tickets to Wimbledon. Simply head to wimbledon.lavazza.com. Good luck and let me know if you win! If you want to purchase one of the …

#NewTradition #3 – Espresso Frozen Yoghurt with Caramelised Almonds

It’s not all about the strawberries and cream Tradition #3 – Frozen Yoghurt I think the biggest and most recognised tradition at Wimbledon is the strawberries and cream. It’s the first thing most people think of when I ask them, and judging by the entries on my Food for Think Lavazza Wimbledon Ballot competition, most of the entrants do too. But it’s not all strawberries and cream at Wimbledon it seems. I did a little research at the weekend and apparently in 2009, 20,000 portions of frozen yoghurt were sold during the tournament. So I thought I would put my Lazavva A Modo Mio to the test and make some espresso frozen yoghurt of my own. I also decided to toast and caramelise a few almonds and crush them on top, since almond pairs so well with coffee. This recipe is really simple, especially if you have an ice cream churner. I would love to see this treat on the menu at Wimbledon – refreshing frozen yoghurt with the welcome caffeine hit and the delicious …