Tom Kerridge at Toppings, Bath

One of the highlights of our year is Tom Kerridge’s trip to our home-town of Bath, and on 2nd February, Toppings, a local and much-loved bookshop, are hosting an evening with Tom Kerridge. Tom will be discussing his new book Tom Kerridge’s Dopamine Diet, and answering your questions.

Tickets sell out fast so be sure to get your now…

Tom Kerridge’s Best Ever Dishes

Chef Tom Kerridge’s new title has been featured heavily in the press with rave reviews, accompanied by the brilliant new television series too. Tom’s also been spotted taking time out from his Michelin-starred pub to attend book signings and author talks, including a great evening in conversation with our very own Jon Croft in conjunction with Bath bookshop, Topping and Company.


Photo: Ben Turner

Vivek launches Spice at Home

The great and the good gathered at Cinnamon Kitchen, London on 21st October to celebrate the launch of Vivek Singh’s brilliant new book, Spice at Home.

Find out more about the book here.


Photo: Rahil Ahmad

Social Suppers is launched

Jason Atherton’s brilliant new book Social Suppers was given a terrific launch for its publication on 19th June. Friends gathered at Blind Pig, Social Eating House in Soho, London to celebrate the book, which is the first of three from this world-renowned Michelin star chef. FInd out more about the book here.

Meet the MasterChefs!

On Thursday 24th October, Foyles, of Charing Cross Road will be giving you the chance to meet the fantastic finalists from MasterChef: Natalie Coleman, Larkin Cen and Dale Williams. They will be talking about their experience and introducing their fantastic new cookery book!

You can find out more about the event here.

Then, the following night, Friday 25th October, our MasterChefs will be meeting and greeting and signing copies of the new book at Waterstone’s in Cardiff.

Find out more about this event here.

Lotte Duncan at Food Network ‘On Fire’ Festival

Lotte Duncan is going to be at the Food Network’s ‘On Fire’ Festival, Covent Garden on the 17th, 18th and 19th of August. She’ll be demonstrating on the main stage, alongside the likes of Jun Tanaka and Tristan Welch. She can also be found in her very own ‘Cupcake Booth’ doing her thing with glitter and frosting like only Lotte can!

More information here:

Reiko Hashimoto at Harvey Nichols, London

Reiko will be participating in a few Japanese food-themed events at Harvey Nichols’ flagship Knightsbridge store over the coming months. The first will be on Saturday 18th August, from 2pm–6pm. Reiko will be answering questions on Japanese cooking and will be signing copies of her brilliant first book, Hashi. Do drop in if you’re in town!

Gurpareet Bains at Port Eliot Festival

Gurpareet Bains, author of the bestselling Indian Superfood, will be at the Port Eliot Festival this year, 19th-22nd July. Now in its ninth year, the festival is an annual celebration of the arts, with a great roster of stellar names from the food world in this year’s line-up.

See here for more details:


Lotte’s Country Kitchen

Lotte Duncan has two very good reasons to celebrate these coming weeks. Not only due to the arrival of the second printing of her wonderful debut book, Lotte’s Country Kitchen, but she will also be cracking open the champagne at the opening of her very own kitchen diner: Lotte’s Kitchen, no less!

Lotte’s Kitchen will be opening at 10am on Saturday 30th April. For those of you who follow her blog or Twitter feed (@lotteduncan and @LottesKitchen), you’ll be aware of just what a hugely exciting dream this has been for Lotte to fulfil. The Kitchen promises to be serving exactly the kind of food that has been winning her book so many kind words and reviews. We really do wish Lotte and the Kitchen every success.

* Lotte’s Kitchen can be found at 2 Keens Lane, Chinnor in Oxfordshire, OX39 4PF. Telephone 01844 355985.

* Lotte’s Country Kitchen will be available again from May 16th.

Gurpareet Bains cooking at London Book Fair today

Gurpareet Bains will be cooking recipes from his Absolute Press cookery book, Indian Superfood at this year’s London Bookfair. He will be cooking at the Cook Book Corner location at Earl’s Court today at 1400hrs.