• Two New Pubs for Shepherd Neame

    06 January 2015

    Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame has acquired two well-known pubs in Surrey and Berkshire. The Inn on the Pond at Nutfield near Redhill in Surrey, and The Ostrich in Colnbrook, Berkshire, near Heathrow Airport, will operate as part of the brewery’s managed estate.

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  • New Look for Classic Winter Warmer

    05 January 2015

    Celebrate the start of the new year with a pint of Shepherd Neame’s new look Amber Ale. First brewed in 2009, the golden brown seasonal ale has undergone a complete redesign to give it a more eye-catching, contemporary appearance. It now has a square, orange pump clip illustrated with an atmospheric scene of one of Kent’s most famous landmarks, Leeds Castle near Maidstone.

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  • Featured Recipe: Velvety Beetroot Soup

    03 January 2015

    This vibrantly coloured soup is delicious served with crusty bread or scones to make a hearty starter or a great light lunch for a cold day.

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  • Five minutes with... Alistair Lycett, Head chef at The Sun Inn, Faversham

    02 January 2015

    Lives: FavershamAge: 46Career: Born in Canterbury, he left Chartham Secondary School at the age of 17 and studied catering at Canterbury College. His first job was as front of house staff for the House of Commons restaurant. He then went to work for a four star hotel in Reims, France, gaining experience in the restaurant and front of house.

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  • Shop Pick: Spitfire Cufflinks

    31 December 2014

    Need a little late Christmas present? Or maybe a thank you gift for that lovely meal over the holidays?This week's Shop Pick is these excellent little Spitfire Cufflinks, delivered in a presentation box.He'll love them.ORDER NOW!  Click here or call us on 01795 542014

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