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Alcohol marketing campaigns.

Bartender pouring a drink for alcohol marketing purposes

Planning a creative campaign that sells distilled or craft spirits can be challenging. Not only do you need to place your brand in front of the right audience, but making them feel like a valued customer is a must.  With this in mind, our hospitality marketingteam reveals three campaigns that will inspire your marketing efforts.  Jim … Read moreAlcohol marketing campaigns.

Why Instagram is Important For Restaurant Marketing

In today’s digital age, diners tend to eat more so with their eyes. Instagram has made high quality food presentation the norm for the restaurant dining experience. The pressure of which has led to many restaurants to rethink their menu to ensure its Instagram worthy. These days, it’s impossible to implement a restaurant marketing strategy … Read moreWhy Instagram is Important For Restaurant Marketing

What Our Restaurant PR Agency Can Do for You

Essex is home to some incredible restaurants and fantastic chefs. Both foodies and consumers are literally spoilt for choice with where to eat out. Unfortunately for restaurant owners, this means hard competition and ongoing marketing and PR. The best way to gain, and retain, customers is to ensure you are achieving a high level of … Read moreWhat Our Restaurant PR Agency Can Do for You

Dion – St Pauls, London

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Date: 4th July 2019.Time: 12:15Venue: Dion, St Pauls, London Menu: To Share: Sourdough Baguette with olive oil and balsamic,Olives Main: Grilled goats cheese salad with baby beetroot, pea shoots and roasted pine nuts.Seafood Risotto (king prawns, mussels and squid.) Drinks: English garden gin cocktail Review: After finishing a business meeting, we decided to pit stop … Read moreDion – St Pauls, London

The Brunch Co – Leigh-On-Sea, Essex

Date: Monday 1st July 2019.Time: 15:00Venue: The Brunch Co. Leigh-On-Sea, Essex. Menu: The BC Bun with Sweet Potato WedgesBeet N’ Avo with Grilled HalloumiRoasted Sweet Potatoes & PearPornstar MartiniSalted Caramel Espresso MartiniMimosa Review: While scrolling through the local establishments on Instagram we landed on the colourful and fresh-looking page of The Brunch Co situated in … Read moreThe Brunch Co – Leigh-On-Sea, Essex

Silent Pool Gin and FeverTree Clementine Tonic Review

As an office of gin drinkers, our alcohol marketing team simply couldn’t go without a review. For quality control purposes, we tested both the gin and the tonic separately with other components. I have a collection of around 40 gins. Silent Pool is one of my favourites. The bottle alone is really attractive. A beautiful … Read moreSilent Pool Gin and FeverTree Clementine Tonic Review

The Hawk – Battlesbridge, Essex

Date: Sunday 30th June 2019. Time: 14:45Venue: The Hawk, Battlesbridge, Essex. Menu:  BAKED CAMEMBERT topped with roasted seeds, with rustic toast and a spiced fruit & sloe gin chutney (v) ROAST LAMB RUMP with stuffing wrapped in bacon  ROAST BEEF with coarse-grain mustard seasoning MELTING CHOCOLATE & PEANUT BOMB filled with sticky toffee pudding and peanut butter … Read moreThe Hawk – Battlesbridge, Essex

Small Talk Tearooms – Chelmsford, Essex

Date: 29th June 2019.Time: 10:00Venue: Small Talk Tearooms- Chelmsford, Essex Menu: Eggs Florentine,Avocado, Poached Eggs & smoked salmon on a toasted bagel,Chocolate Fudge Cake,Red Velvet CakeRussian Caravan teaLapsang Souchong tea Review: I have walked past Small Talk a number of times and always thought it was quaint, but never been inside before. The interior is … Read moreSmall Talk Tearooms – Chelmsford, Essex

Shaw Farm Review – South Woodham Ferrers, Essex

Date: Thursday 27th June 2019.Time: 7pmVenue: Shaw Farm, South Woodham Ferrers, Essex. Menu:OlivesFish and chips. Review: We went into Shaw Farm for a swift after work meal with the children. It was a Thursday night so it relatively quiet. Our expectations were fairly low as we just wanted ‘quick food no fuss.’ The venue was … Read moreShaw Farm Review – South Woodham Ferrers, Essex

A Canteen Review – Chelmsford, Essex

Date: Monday 24th June 2019.Time: 11:00Venue: A Canteen, Chelmsford, Essex. Menu:‘AProtein’ big BreakfastSummer Vitaliser SmoothieSunshine Detox Smoothie Review: Our reviewers went into A Canteen for a business meeting. The menu we were looking for was essentially brunch which worked out perfectly as they had a fairly broad breakfast menu which runs from opening until lunch. … Read moreA Canteen Review – Chelmsford, Essex