Eat and drink your way around Brixton

cardboard boxes in street

In can or van, it’s fun wine from Brixton Wine Club

Canned wine might conjure up images of sitting outside in the sun, but Brixton Wine...

Heineken buys out Brixton Brewery

The brewing giant Heineken has bought Brixton Brewery. It had owned 49% of the company for...
sushi

Brixton is still delivering in lockdown

Brixton’s world- class food scene is finding ways to deliver your favourite meals in line...
people behind a cafe counter

Coffee, cuppas and community from Brixton’s cafés

Through two lockdowns, the doors of Brixton’s wonderful family-and-friends cafes were open for coffee and...
woman working in greenhouse

Urban Food awards for local providers

Myatt’s Fields Park, a 14-acre, Grade II listed community-run park between Brixton and Camberwell, has...

Brixton’s Clink extends delivery service

Brixton prison’s Clink training restaurant delivery service has launched its winter menu with an extended...
bottle of gin and glass

Brixton spirits are multiplying

Hard on the heels of Brixton rum comes Brixton gin. Long-term Brixton resident and shop owner...
woman with award

Brixton Clink trainer wins top chef prize

https://youtu.be/25vUIUUJdNk Ellie Shaw, a trainer at The Clink restaurant in Brixton prison, will represent Great Britain...
man and woman

New Rudie’s is an emotional return to Brixton

Aaliyah Harry talks to Michelle Miah about bringing her Jamaican food back to the market...
two men sitting at a table outdoors

A bit of positivity at Pop Brixton

Two intrepid caterers are launching a new venture in Pop Brixton at a time when...
Market Row distillery on Coldharbour Lane

Brixton Market Row botanical rum launches

Market Row Rum is a new distillery based in the heart of Brixton. Set up...
man in chef clothing anthony cumberbatch

Top chef Cumberbatch cooks carnival

Anthony Cumberbatch, twice named Best Caribbean Chef In The UK and born in Dulwich, will...

Enjoy food from Brixton Prison’s Clink kitchen at home

The Clink Training Restaurant which operates from inside Brixton prison, tomorrow (16 July) launches Clink@Home...
factory exterior

Sip, Dip and Flip at Brixton Brewery

Dip & Flip – the gravy with everything eatery – will be briefly back in...
Vietnamese food in cardboard boxes

Only the cocktail is missing

Abby Jones finds the answer to food order boredom Over the last few months, longing for...

Takeaway Town: Nick’s delivery diaries

Nick Buglione belatedly joins the dinner by smartphone lockdown brigade. Thus far in life, I appear...
local greens depot

Get Local Greens’ lowdown on the lockdown

Abby Jones discovers how a local green food initiative is coping with lockdown Local Greens was set...
food delivery rider

Take it away Brixton

Queuing for the supermarket has long lost any novelty it may, or may not, have...

POPULAR DIY COCKTAIL

DIY COCKTAIL: The Shrub & Shutter’s Tiger’s Milk

The theatrical cocktailmeisters at Shrub & Shutter and First Aid Box have a book out, Doctor's Orders. Why not try one of their creations? Meet Tiger's...

POPULAR FOOD & DRINK

From awesome to average, a date with dim sum

Dim sum is one those perfect ways of eating. Less committal than normal two- or three-course dining, it is an opportunity to try a...

RECIPES

Beef Sukiyaki

By Katharine Fish As each grey January day ticks by, many in London will be losing...

Cow Foot Soup

By Brian Danclair This is a simple but hearty soup. Served at lunch in the Caribbean...

Homemade Horchata

So many countries with hotter climes than us make fantastic non alcoholic drinks like ginger...

Brixton Elderflowers

Rachel Manley, our resident food blogger and brunch hostess, gives a guide to finding elderflowers...

Stuffed Baked Plantain

Oh how I love a plantain. They are so delicious and verstaile that they've even...

A Book For Brixton Village

Buy Recipes from Brixton Village I am pleased and slightly apprehensive to tell you that Brixton...

Ecuadorian Hominy Corn Patties

I love that aisle of rice and pulses in the Nour Cash and Carry. When...

Brixton Recipes: Okonomiyaki

This recipe by Alice Shaw suggests something a little bit different for Pancake Tuesday. The word...

Chickpea Curry

  By Rachel Manley Quick and easy chickpea curry I flat out refuse to buy supermarket canned chickpeas....

Sweet and Sour Aubergines, Salon Brixton

By Nicholas Balfe So the seasons have turned, and the weather is markedly cooler. As...