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Raise A Glass: Champagne on Valentine’s Day

Raise A Glass: Champagne on Valentine’s Day

There’s only one drink for Valentine’s really. That said, if you’re not a champagne drinker, then we have plenty of ideas for alternative beverages to try. However, if you are fond of the famous French tipple (I mean, who isn’t?!), then you can’t go wrong with the Maison Bruno Paillard Premiere Cuvee Rose. We tasted […]

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Raise a Glass: Enjoy a romantic toast with the English sparkling wine, Black Chalk Wild Rose

Raise a Glass: Enjoy a romantic toast with the English sparkling wine, Black Chalk Wild Rose

With Valentine’s Day approaching, our Raise a Glass series is currently focused on pink drinks! If you are looking for something special to celebrate the most romantic day of the year and also want to support British wine production, we recommend trying the Black Chalk Wild Rose (£40). Black Chalk is focused on producing sparkling […]

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Raise A Glass: Toast Valentine’s Day with Victoria Pink Gin

Raise A Glass: Toast Valentine’s Day with Victoria Pink Gin

When it comes to Valentine’s Day tipples, the obvious choice is champagne for toasting your relationship. However, if you’re not a fan of champagne and prefer spirits instead, we have discovered the perfect alternative that will bring a smile to the faces of gin lovers. This week for our Raise a Glass series, we have […]

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Raise A Glass: Toast the festive season with Bulldog Gin cocktails

Raise A Glass: Toast the festive season with Bulldog Gin cocktails

Cocktails are one of the best ways to toast the festive season. If you’re a gin drinker, you can take some inspiration from Bulldog London Dry Gin and enjoy one of their Christmas-themed tipples. This multi-award winning gin has an exotic blend of 12 botanicals from 8 different countries. It is smooth and delicate, which […]

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Raise A Glass: Toast a special occasion with Champagne Lanson Black Label

Raise A Glass: Toast a special occasion with Champagne Lanson Black Label

Whether you’re hosting a party for Halloween or Bonfire Night, stocking up for Christmas or simply want to make a memorable toast, champagne is the perfect tipple for marking a special occasion. For our latest insallment of our Raise A Glass series, we sampled Champagne Lanson Black Label. Champagne Lanson Black Label is one of the […]

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Raise A Glass: Keep the summer momentum going with Jawbox Gin

Raise A Glass: Keep the summer momentum going with Jawbox Gin

Autumn may have arrived but for those who are not ready to leave summer behind yet, our latest installment of our Raise a Glass series brings you a tipple that will remind you of the glorious heatwave. Jawbox have two flavoured gins available that will spice up the winter months. The Pineapple & Ginger option combines […]

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Raise A Glass: Martini Riserva Speciale Rubino

Raise A Glass: Martini Riserva Speciale Rubino

Martini has been creating Vermouth in the Piedmont region since 1863. The Martini Riserva Speciale Rubino is a wonderful combination of artemisias and the rich warmth of red sandalwood. The complex herbal vermouth is ideal for a Negroni but it can also be served chilled with just ice and some tonic water. If you want to […]

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Raise A Glass: It’s Gin and Tonic season

Raise A Glass: It’s Gin and Tonic season

This week our Raise A Glass series has some yummy Bombay Sapphire cocktail recipes… Gin and Tonic is one of the most popular drinks of the British summer. In fact, we would go as far as to say that no summer is complete without a G&T toast! Among our favourite gins – and let’s face it […]

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Raise A Glass: Grey Goose cocktails to keep you cool

Raise A Glass: Grey Goose cocktails to keep you cool

Our Raise A Glass Series previews top tipples, new releases and creative cocktail recipes. With the current heatwave in the UK rivaling summers in the South of France, it seems apt that Grey Goose has launched its new limited summer bottle in collaboration with French artist Quentin Monge. The new bottle will transport your senses […]

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Raise A Glass: Far Reaches gin is bursting with botanicals

Raise A Glass: Far Reaches gin is bursting with botanicals

As we know from our recent guide to BBQ season, summer is just around the corner and it is time to make the most of alfresco dining and seasonal tipples. Gin and tonic has to be one of the most celebrated drinks in Britain and gin has seen a surge in popularity during recent years. […]

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5th Annual Glassdoor Sleep Out at Duke of York Square, Chelsea

5th Annual Glassdoor Sleep Out at Duke of York Square, Chelsea

This Friday, Cadogan’s Duke of York Square in Chelsea will be hosting the 5th Annual Sleep Out with Glassdoor, a homeless charity which provides support at West London churches. Glassdoor helps individuals break the cycle of homelessness, and this year its aim is to fund a network of shelters across three London boroughs; Kensington & […]

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Dine at home in style with Pasta Evangelists

Dine at home in style with Pasta Evangelists

At this time of year, it can be much nicer to snuggle down at home than venture out. However, you don’t have to compromise on the style of cuisine. If you want to enjoy a special meal in the comfort of your own surroundings, Pasta Evangelists are taking pre-orders now for delivery during 11th and […]

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The Heidsieck Monopole Champagne Treehouse at British Summer Time

Heidsieck Monopole has been announced as the official champagne partner of Barclaycard’s British Summer Time at Hyde Park. There will be plenty of bars and VIP areas where you can raise a glass to the fantastic performances and enjoy some #MonopoleMoments. However, there is one place that you will really want to be seen and […]

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Kona: The perfect restaurant for an elegant champagne toast

Kona: The perfect restaurant for an elegant champagne toast

We had never visited Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences in London before, which are part of the Taj Hotel Group. So, when we went along to try the newest restaurant offering, Kona, we were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful courtyard setting. It provides a solace among the busy streets that surround Victoria and […]

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Plan your perfect Valentine’s Day toast

Plan your perfect Valentine’s Day toast

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, it is time to make some plans for the special day. Everyone loves to raise a glass of champagne on an important occasion and Champagne Bruno Paillard has a Rosé Premier Cuvée, which is perfect for celebrations on February the 14th. It has just been listed by the glass at […]

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Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2019 Style File

Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials 2019 Style File

With the Bank Holiday ahead, many people decided to get the long weekend off to an enjoyable start today by attending the second day of Dressage at Badminton Horse Trials. There was some rain overnight and, at times, a few showers seemed to be on the horizon; however, the sun eventually made an appearance to […]

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Celebrate RHS Chelsea with the Acqua di Parma Afternoon Tea at Baglioni Hotel London

Celebrate RHS Chelsea with the Acqua di Parma Afternoon Tea at Baglioni Hotel London

There has been much excitement around Kensington Palace during recent weeks as a result of the Royal Wedding. The atmosphere is far from fading in our capital city thanks to the arrival of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, which is one of the top events of Sloaney Season. Situated in close proximity to Kensington Palace […]

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Asian restaurant Mei Ume now open at Four Seasons Hotel London

Asian restaurant Mei Ume now open at Four Seasons Hotel London

Following the successful launch of Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square earlier this year, the hotel has since opened the doors to Mei Ume, a Japanese and Chinese restaurant designed to complement and diversify the hotel’s existing food and beverage offering. Demonstrating the part both cuisines play in the concept of the restaurant, […]

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Plan some festive fun at London Steakhouse Co.

Plan some festive fun at London Steakhouse Co.

If you are making plans for the festive season, the London Steakhouse Co. is launching two 3-course menus that will be perfect for the Christmas celebrations. The London Steakhouse Co. operates two restaurants and there is one in the City of London and one in Chelsea. We recently visited the Chelsea branch and this sophisticated […]

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Hampton Manor: A luxury hotel with fine dining in the Midlands

Hampton Manor: A luxury hotel with fine dining in the Midlands

Hampton Manor is a beautiful country house hotel that is located a short distance from one of Britain’s busiest cities, namely Birmingham. This family-run hotel is a wonderful place to visit if you are travelling through this part of the world and are seeking to stop off in a luxury destination for an overnight stay. […]

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Magnificent Mahe: Experience a tropical haven at Hilton Northolme

Magnificent Mahe: Experience a tropical haven at Hilton Northolme

The Hilton Northolme on Mahe Island in the Seychelles provides guests with a luxurious and private stay, surrounded by a dramatic and tropical landscape… — BY LAURA TOOGOOD I have always wanted to visit the Seychelles. The cluster of over 100 islands is situated in the middle of the Indian Ocean and surrounded by crystal […]

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Luxury Skiing Guide

Introducing The Sloaney Luxury Skiing Guide… – The ski season has arrived and for those of you who have yet to book your winter sports escape, we have compiled the ultimate Luxury Skiing Guide for the coming months. In our guide, we have included a selection of top resorts, as well as some of the best new […]

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Making fruitful wine investments

Making fruitful wine investments

Investing in wine has become increasingly fashionable over recent years and has proven to be a relatively reliable placement for funds, if you make the right choices. Small-scale fine wine investments are particularly popular, especially with the rising demand in China and Russia. The Internet, growing number of investment options and an increase in the […]

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Enjoy a magical experience at Grand Jour Bridal Boutique

Enjoy a magical experience at Grand Jour Bridal Boutique

With the launch of our new bridal section this autumn and one of The Sloaney team newly engaged, our HQ is buzzing with bridal chatter. Finding the perfect dress is one of the most important parts of planning the big day and also one of the most talked about parts of the preparation process. With […]

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Date night at Boisdale of Belgravia

Date night at Boisdale of Belgravia

If you are in search of something a little bit different for ‘date night’, look no further than one of the Boisdale ventures. With venues in Belgravia, Bishopsgate and Canary Wharf, this lively Scottish jazz bar is one of London’s best kept secrets. We first discovered Boisdale of Belgravia over a year ago and have […]

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The Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Men

Our columnist, International rugby player James Haskell, provides some shopping inspiration for the perfect Valentine’s Day treats to buy your man… I have a mixed opinion about Valentine’s Day. It seems to be just a very overtly commercial occasion, which puts loads of pressure on men to deliver for their partners. It’s hard enough being […]

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Top tips to help you achieve the ultimate beach body this summer

By LAURA TOOGOOD With the temperamental British summer showing its true colours, many of us are looking to nip away and enjoy a brief escape to a warmer climate. I will be exploring some of the delights on offer in the South of France for a travel feature next week but it won’t be all […]