London is great for exploring new food and drink, and what better way to check out the work of the capital’s top chefs, baristas, bartenders and sommeliers than a festival? Here’s our pick of the top foodie events to check out in 2016. This year’s going to be a tasty one!
CBR London 2016 the beer, music and street food festival returns to The Old Truman Brewery for its fourth year, showcasing the very best craft beer brews and cider over 26 – 27 February on London’s Brick Lane.
The world’s premier whisky tasting show returns to the stunning surroundings of The Honourable Artillery Company on Friday 18th & Saturday 19th March 2016.
London Coffee Festival
The London Coffee Festival will return from April 07-10 and promises to be an unmissable event for discerning coffee lovers and those working in the coffee scene.
A brand new food and drink consumer event, the BBC Good Food Eat Well Show brings together healthy food brands and producers alongside inspirational healthy eating chefs and celebs to showcase a clean-eating lifestyle.
London Wine Week
London Wine Week is a delicious week-long celebration of our capital’s thriving wine scene. It’ll be back, taking over the city for its third year for the week of 23-29 May 2016.
Taste of London
With 55,000 visitors, 40 of London’s best restaurants and over 200 exhibitors, 2015’s Taste of London at Regent’s Park was its biggest year yet! Don’t miss the 2016 edition.
For three fabulous days over the Bank Holiday weekend 27 – 29 August 2016, Hampton Court Palace will host the third BBC Good Food Festival. Visitors can discover a great selection of delicious artisan producers, a stellar line up of cooks and chefs, fabulous entertainment, family fun and great, live music.
3-9 October 2016
London Cocktail Week
London Cocktail Week is the biggest, loudest, most vibrant celebration of our capital’s fantastic cocktail scene. It’ll be back, taking over the city for its seventh year for the week of 3-9 October 2016.
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