Even the most discerning shoppers need a little recess from a hard-core Selfridges spree – so take a timeout from shopping this November 2nd and pop down to the cookshop floor of the department store; At 1pm ‘Fine Dining’ will be running live, cooking master classes that promise to get your mouth watering!
The culinary kings will be teaming up with ZWILLING to showcase their world-renowned knives and utensils to London’s weekend shoppers. Damian Wawrzyniak, founder of Fine Dining and well-known international chef who has worked for prestigious clients such as Tesco Clothing and the 2012 London Olympics, will be running the event. He says “We are incredibly excited about joining forces with ZWILLING and presenting its world renowned products to the London public. It is a huge accolade to Fine Art of Dining to be approached by such a prestigious company, and we are thrilled to be involved in a live cooking show in the middle of one of London’s biggest department stores.”
So, hedonistas, give your wardrobe a break and instead deck out your kitchen in style.
For more information about the event and live updates during the day, search for the Twitter hashtag #ZwillingMasterclasses.
To find out more about The Fine Art of Dining, visit: www.fineartofdining.co.uk
Ethical Hedonist film-buffs have your gourmet popcorn at the ready as The Kennington Cinema Museum has an all day extravaganza of film for you to enjoy!
On Saturday 8th November families can spend some cosy, stress-free quality time at the Saturday Morning Pictures. Vintage cartoons, cliffhangers, choc-ices and choice entertainment guarantee a fun-filled morning for all! Doors open at 09.30 for a 10.00 start and tasty refreshments will be available in the fully stocked cafe.
Tickets always sell fast so book early: https://billetto.co.uk/saturday-morning-pictures
The morning’s antics will be followed at four o’clock by the quarterly meeting of the UK Buster Keaton Society, which is dedicated to the appreciation of the silent comedian – Keaton films or documentaries will be screened from 16.00 to 1900. Entry free to members with £10 annual membership available at the door.
Last but by no means least, 19.30 marks the launch of ‘Too Happy a Face’, the Authorised Biography of Joan Sims – fondly remembered for her roles in the Carry On films and hopelessly romantic television series ‘As Time Goes By.’ Join the author and members of Joan Sim’s family, free of charge, for the launch of this new biography, with a Q&A and a presentation of rare, unseen photographs.
Forget ‘good enough to eat’ – Bake Shapes colourful muffin moulds will have your cakes looking (almost) too good to gobble!
Great for materchefs, newbies and cake lovers, the purple, yellow and green moulds made with steel and silicone make the perfect stocking filler this Christmas. To use, simply pour in your favourite, superfood cake mixture, inhale the scrumptious smell of fresh baking and watch your muffins come to life – the moulds even leave gaps to fill with deliciously naughty but guilt-free toppings!
The Bake Shapes Muffin Toppers cost £12.99 from www.findmeagift.com
Quote of the day: An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all – Oscar Wilde