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Trude's Grocery is due to open in Clapham on 5 December 2020

21st Century Grocery Store Opens in Clapham

In the year that eating in became the new eating out and we all discovered a new love for our local shops, Clapham’s new independent grocer couldn’t have opened at a better time…

English sparkling wines: Hampshire vineyard Hattingley Valley creates award-winning English sparkling wines

Win a Case of Hattingley Valley Blanc de Blancs 2013, Worth £285

To get you in the festive spirit, Hampshire-based vineyard Hattingley Valley has teamed up with The Resident to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a case of its award-winning Blanc de Blancs 2013

Home bar: Win a Moore House Cocktail Company cocktail set with ready made premium cocktails

Win a Complete Home Cocktail Bar from Moore House Cocktail Co.

London-based Moore House Cocktail Company has teamed up with The Resident to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a complete home cocktail bar

Luxury advent calendars: Whisky, wine, gin, prosecco, beauty and foodie advent calendars

Luxury Advent Calendars: 10 of the Best Boozy & Foodie Countdowns

If 25 little chocolates no longer cut the mustard, upgrade your Advent calendar experience to a luxury alternative full of gin, prosecco, popcorn or brownies…

The best Christmas beers for 2020 as recommended by the craft beer experts at Real Ale

Six of the Best Christmas Beers

Real Ale, the liquid delicatessen with shops in Notting Hill, Maida Vale and Twickenham, recommends six of the best beers for Christmas

Menier Store is a new pop-up grocery store in Borough that also stocks houseplants and homeware

Menier Chocolate Factory Launches Pop-Up Grocery Store

As we head into a second lockdown, a new pop-up grocery store with a difference opens in SE1…

Chilli No. 5 Luxury hot sauces

Ad Feature Luxury Hot Sauces that are Good for You & the Planet

Hot sauce is hot sauce, right? Wrong! These new gourmet hot sauces look great, taste great, are packed with antioxidants and have impressive eco-credentials 

The Tablas Creek Vineyard in California makes a great Roussane and Grenache Blanc

The Best Affordable Californian Wines Available in the UK

South London wine expert Wayne de Nicolo is a big fan of Californian wines, believing they more than hold their own against some of the French classics. But they can be pricey… Here, he picks out some of the best affordable bottles from ‘the grape state’   

A view over the Bodegas Roda vines (photo courtesy Bodegas Roda / Mentzendorff & Co Ltd)

Three of the Best Wines from the Mentzendorff Portfolio

South London wine expert Wayne de Nicolo reports back on a portfolio tasting for Bermondsey-based wine shippers, Mentzendorff & Co

London Restaurant Festival 2020 is taking place with a number of dine-in and at-home experiences

London Restaurant Festival’s At-Home Experiences Offer Covid-Proof Celebration of Hospitality

London Restaurant Festival returns this October with a mix of Covid-secure dine-in experiences and exclusive at-home events with leading chefs taking part both IRL and virtually