Category Archive: Drinks

Natural wine – a natural fit in Tokyo

This is the slightly extended version of an article I wrote for the┬áJapan Times and┬ácan be viewed online here The natural wine movement is spreading like a virus in Tokyo and my immunity… Continue reading

Tokyo | It’s all about the beans

The Japanese have a knack for embracing international trends, mastering them, and then reincarnating them back in the motherland, except doing it ten times better. This is no truer for the bourgeoning coffee… Continue reading

Mason & Taylor – Shoreditch

An expanse of picture windows front Bethnal Green Rd and radiate the inner glow of happy punters immersed in their craft. A masculine interior of wood, steel and concrete is a buzz with… Continue reading

Bubbleology | Soho

Sucking up chewy tapioca balls through a fat straw might not be everyone’s cup of tea but I particularly love this quirky Taiwanese beverage. Bubble tea or pearl milk tea as it is… Continue reading