Top of the Pops: August Week Two
7 Aug 2016
Palm Vaults Cafe
East London’s most Instagram-friendly cafe, Palm Vaults, has brought a shot of Miami to Mare Street. On the menu you’ll find a rainbow coloured array of coffees, teas and cakes including red beetroot lattes, turmeric matchas and green smoothies. The 70s inspired decor fits perfectly with the colourful menu: green palms, pink table tops and crushed blush velvet, everywhere.
When: Now until December 2016
Where: 411 Mare Street, Hackney
The Detox Kitchen
Founded by Lilly Simpson, The Detox Kitchen is a London-based group of delis specialising in healthy meals, and wellness products. August marks the start of their three-month pop-up in Selfridges Food Hall, where they’ll be creating fresh salads with an exotic list of ingredients such as Miso Kale and Aubergine and Courgetti with Cashew and Basil Pesto. Alongside this, there will be a new smoothie range to sample, exclusive to Selfridges.
When: Now until October 2016
Where: Selfridges Food Hall, Oxford Street
The Flour Station
These craft bakers forged their skills in Jamie Oliver’s kitchen, Fifteen, before branching out to run their own market stalls. Today, The Flour Station has eleven market stalls across London and a new one appearing in Blackfriars station. This is good news for commuters who’ll be able to pick up a morning croissant or an English Muffin, plus loafs and snacks, such as Eccles cakes or Bakewell tarts, for the journey back home.
When: Now until 30th September 2016
Where: Blackfriars Station, London
Tesco’s finest* pop-up
Tesco’s has opened it’s own pop-up wine bar. But this is no bargain basement off licence, instead Tesco’s is highlighting the quality of it’s bottles – for the past three years it’s been awarded the ‘Own Label Range of the Year’ by the International Wine Challenge. So with wine enthusiasts in mind, Tesco has created a space to showcase its Finest* range. Visitors will be able to try wine by the glass, bottle or indulge in a tasting flight.
When: Now until 13th August 2016
Where: 147 Wardour Street, Soho