Loch Fyne has checked its 2015 Christmas party menu sales figures, and has checked them twice!, and it’s official: steak and seafood is set to beat turkey this year as the festive choice in the UK.
Steak is likely to outsell turkey by a factor of two-to-one, Loch Fyne says based on last year when well over 8000 plates of the sirloin steak with baked field mushroom and béarnaise sauce were served compared with less than 4500 of the honey glazed turkey, venison sausage and creamed mash, across its 37 UK restaurants.
The Four Seasons Hotel in Perthshire Scotland is situated in a picturesque setting on the banks of Loch Earn. The natural beauty of this location is the first delight for every visitor to St. Fillans, and the position of the Four Seasons, looking south-west down Loch Earn, is one of the most enviable settings in Scotland. The views from the hotel are ever-changing throughout the seasons: fresh new colours of spring, long, light summer’s evenings, spectacular sunsets to the west, morning mists shrouding the loch and the snow covered Bens.
Interbev Brands – the NEW international brand management division of Interbev, which launched less than six months ago with an exciting proposition to distribute, license and produce drinks from international and boutique manufacturers alike – has tripled its product portfolio which now spans:
Mitre Linen, the trusted British supplier to leading luxury and boutique hotels, celebrated its 70th anniversary with a visit from The Secretary of State for Wales this morning (Friday, 21st October)
The Minister toured Mitre’s Headquarters in Merthyr Tydfil and met some of the 95 people employed by the company including new MD Jim Mangan.
The speed and significance of innovation happening within bedding for the hospitality industry was demonstrated in abundance on The Fine Bedding Company’s stand at this year’s Independent Hotel Show, held at London’s Olympia on 18th and 19th October.
WORK is underway to transform a city centre hotel into a boutique spa and conference venue.
Grade II listed Grey Street Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne, is undergoing a £1.2m, 32-week phased development programme which will boost its 46-strong workforce and put it at the forefront of the city’s hospitality sector.
Sky Sports has added 28 live Premier League matches across Christmas and the New Year, including the Merseyside derby, Tottenham against Chelsea and Man Utd v Liverpool, as part of a huge festive football schedule.
Across a massive period of football on Sky Sports, pub goers will be treated to 35 Premier League and EFL games in December alone as the season reaches the halfway stage with some of the biggest rivalries and best stories from across the four divisions.
WORLD CLASS LAUNCHING TRAVEL SHOW TO CREATE ULTIMATE DRINKS LIST – AND SEEKING DRINKS FAN TO FRONT IT
13th October 2016: The minds behind the world’s biggest bartender competition, World Class Bartender of the Year, is on a mission to create the ultimate drinks list by launching a global adventure: World Class List.
World Class List is a new travel show that will cover five countries in two months to find the best drinks in the world, inspired by the places visited and experiences had along the way – and World Class is searching for the right person to host it.
The Gipsy Queen is an attractive pub in Kentish Town. Although recently refurbished, internally the property retains its period charm as well as its traditional pub features, including exposed brick work, tiling and wooden floors. Its rustic glamour has drawn a star studded clientele, with the likes of Michael Palin and Sacha Baron Cohen being regular visitors.