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‘World’s oldest whisky’ with £200k price tag up for auction in London

The rare single malt whisky was distilled in 1940 and comes with its own bronze sculpture

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Seven underrated white wines, as picked by Aidy Smith

Hailing from as far afield as Japan and South Africa, these bottles deserve far more attention

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Why the gin and Dubonnet is the perfect drink to toast the Queen with

The mix is certain to henceforth be known as the Queen’s cocktail

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Food fit for a Queen: What Her Majesty most often enjoyed

From Dubonnet cocktails to potted shrimp, this is what Her Majesty would enjoy when not banqueting

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The Sidemen talk fried chicken — and plans for world domination

The internet giants are going global with their new culinary venture. They tell David Ellis their plans to make it as fast-food superstars

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven Irish whiskies for the end of summer

From everyday bottles to some for special occassions only, Aidy Smith on the must-buy bottles of Irish whiskey

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The best places to pick up a picnic near London parks

From the artful, elegant cool of the latest sandwich shops to the hodgepodge, family-run delis of yesteryear, Clare Finney on the perfect places to stock up

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven top-shelf tequilas worth the price tag

Forget the lime and salt — these tremendous tequilas are best enjoyed on their own

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: The seven best rums for National Rum Day

Whether it’s in a mojito or simply sipped, here are the rums you need to know about

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven delicious drinks for Pride

Raise a toast to the LGBTQIA+ community with these expertly chosen bottles

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Meet the artisans leading the way for new-wave English wines

Forget about Europe, an undercurrent of artisans is making a name for English wine, says Abbie Moulton

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Father’s Day: Seven spirits to treat your dad with

Turn Father’s Day from a good one to a great one with a brilliant bottle of booze

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The UK’s best food festivals, from Meatopia to Seafest

Hold onto your tasebuds - here are the feasts coming to a town near you

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The very best bakeries across Europe

From a Parisian social-media star to an Irish baker in Budapest, Syraat Al Mustaqeem has a guide for those eating their way through Europe

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven perfect wines for a date night

Pop the cork on your inner Romeo or Juliet, says Aidy Smith — it’s time to decant for date night

Events and Things To Do

All the summer’s best food festivals in London

Hot wings, mezcal masterclasses, and a celebration of Caribbean cuisine — this summer’s headlines are built for those with an hunger for more. David Ellis has your ultimate guide.

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Nine of the best supermarket wines

Overwhelmed in the vino aisle? These are the bottles you need to look out for, according to our drinks expert

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Marmite’s latest flavour is its poshest yet

We have to admit, we didn’t see this one coming

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Old Dinerama site reborn as new street food market Lalaland

The 25,00sq ft space will boast 11 food stalls, four bars and a waterfall

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Aidy’s drinks cabinets: The seven best rums for sipping

Rum is so much more than just a dance partner for Coca-Cola, says our drinks columnist, and these bottles prove it

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Guinness Cold Brew Coffee Beer: ‘It tastes like a punch in the mouth’

The brewer says the new beer is “the ideal drink for Guinness fans”. They’re lying, says David Ellis

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Arcade Food Hall: ‘You could come every day and never be bored’

Karam Sethi tells David Ellis on JKS Restaurants taking its “biggest risk” — and why he thinks Arcade will succeed now where it failed before

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven perfect wines for Easter Sunday lunch

Elevate your roast dinner with a perfectly paired bottle, says our drinks columnist

Pubs, Bars and Nightlife

London’s top bartenders on the cocktails you need to try this spring

Four mixology gurus tell David Ellis which drinks we should be raising a glass to this season

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Grocer to London’s top restaurants opens new site with chef’s table

A favourite of some of London’s best chefs, Provisions has headed east for its next move

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Marylebone Food Festival to launch with eight-course charity feast

The festival returns, celebrating the neighbourhood’s top restaurants

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Rap star to wrap star: Tinie Tempah on why food is his next move

Winner winner, chicken dinner? Tinie Tempah is hoping for a hit with his new fast food brand and pop-up. He tells David Ellis why it was written in the stars

Pubs, Bars and Nightlife

The Guinness Guru and @shitlondonguinness on finding the perfect pint

Social media’s captains of stout tell David Ellis what to look out for on the hunt for a prized pour

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The ultimate foodie guide to North Wales

Victoria Stewart discovers her new favourite driving route starts with gin and ends with cheese

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven tequilas for the perfect margarita

Our drinks columnist gets hands on with Mexico’s top tequila

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Tinie Tempah is getting into the fried chicken game

A long held dream, you could say it was Written In The Stars

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: 8 Valentine’s Day drinks to woo your beloved

Our drinks columnist channels his inner Cupid and picks the most romantic serves

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Aidy’s drinks cabinet: Seven dinner party wines sure to impress

Our drinks columnist on bottles sure to start a conversation at any supper table

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A £73m shrine to Guinness is coming to Covent Garden

Guinness at Old Brewer’s Yard will offer tours, limited-edition brews, an open-fire kitchen and more