London Events, August 2016
Chinese Food Festival @ Potters Fields Park 19th - 21st of AugustAfter last years huge success, The Chinese Food Festival returns to London once again providing foodies with a huge variety Chinese food and drink delights. Visitors can also expect exhibitions and events such as night markets with cocktails, DJ's and light shows as well as live demonstrations from professional Chinese chef's sharing their art. Entrance to the Chinese Food Festival is free and will be running from the 19th - 21st of August. Fri/Sat 11:00 - 22:00 and Sun 11:00 - 18:00. www.chinesefoodfestival.com Potters Fields Park, SE1 2AA
The Croquetas Challenge @ The Ember Yard, 6th of SeptemberThe Ember Yard is playing host to the London's very first Croquetas challenge. Contestants include Salt Yard, José Pizarro, The Modern Pantry, Brindisa Kitchens, Oldroyd, Aqua Nueva, Duende and more. Hosted by chef-director of Salt Yard Group, Ben Tish, the competition will see each chef present their favourite croquetas recipe to the panel, with entries varying from traditional choices such as Croquetas de Jamón, to more wonderfully unusual creations such as Oxtail, Apricot and Peanut. Taking place at 6pm on Tuesday, 6th September with tickets costing £15 per person including a welcome drink and a taste of all croquetas. To make a reservation call 020 7439 8057 or email email@example.com. Ember Yard, 60 Berwick Street, W1F 8SU.
Small Plate Sessions @ The Common Slice, 20th of AugustThe 20th of August will see a unique daytime party which mixes small plates of creative food with disco and electro vibes, all of which resides in the newly launched, world's largest co-living building, The Collective Old Oak. For £10 guests will be able to enjoy entrance to the event, one small plate of food and a pint of Frontier lager or a glass of wine. Diner's can expect edible treats such as Sticky piggy ribs seasoned with bonfire salt, mango & crème fraiche; Smoked mackerel tortillas, teriyaki broccoli, soured cream; and Praline, crispy pastry, Crunchie dust & iced marjoram. A stellar line up featuring Jack C, Giles Smith and Anthony Difranesco is guaranteed to keep the party going through the day and night. Tickets and more info can be found here.
The Common Old Oak, Old Oak Lane, NW10 6FF London.