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The food of love

The food of love

Shakespeare wrote that music may be the food of love, and while I don’t want to doubt the great man let’s be honest: chocolate can give it a good run for its money. Think of its mood-enhancing properties. The delicious decadence of licking gently melting chocolate off...

Say it with Bubbles

Say it with Bubbles

I love the quote “Where there is no wine, there is no love” from the ancient Greek playwright, Euripides; wine has been the drop of choice for seduction for millennia, playing a central role giving courage or fuelling passion for the ‘significant other’ in one’s life....

Thanks to the Wellbeingexplorer

Thanks to the Wellbeingexplorer

Thanks to the Wellbeingexplorer for the kind words about our taster packs! Order today, surely the easiest gift to send to a friend stranded and working from home! Choose from our selection of cocktails and whether your friend would prefer a sett or savoury taster...

Read about us this month in Surrey Life Magazine

Read about us this month in Surrey Life Magazine

Delighted to be featured in this glossy. Get in touch today and book your treat! We are all finding it really tough at the moment and if you cannot currently stretch to one of our subscriptions or larger boxes, we have new gift packs for under £20, with your choice of...

Cocktail of the Month The Espresso Martini

Cocktail of the Month The Espresso Martini

When is a cocktail not (quite) a cocktail, when it’s an Espresso Martini.  With more kick than a distinctly distressed donkey, believe it or not, this delicious drink is not a true Martini cocktail. The Martini cocktail has a number of different forms, but the...

Christmas is Coming

Christmas is Coming

Whatever may unfold in the run up to holiday season, Cocktail Hour intends to help you celebrate more than ever before!  WHY NOT?! Our cocktail and nibbles by post service will be operating right through the holiday season. To celebrate our launch season, we have...

Joe & Seph’s The Brand Story

Joe & Seph’s The Brand Story

Joe & Seph’s are famous for their award-winning gourmet popcorn range of over 50 delicious flavours. Started by Joe, his wife and sons in 2010, they love all things popcorn! Joe first discovered flavoured popcorn on a trip to the USA. Inspired, he decided to shake...

Sweet Theatre Chocolate

Sweet Theatre Chocolate

Earlier in the year we approached the theatrical confectionery company ‘Sweet Theatre’ and asked them to curate the perfect chocolate pairing for our first boxes, including our limited edition Christmas Box available now! Sally Wood the creative brains behind Sweet...

Artisan Bloom Candles

Artisan Bloom Candles

Artisan Bloom is a company which was founded by Adam & Sarah, a husband and wife duo. We began making soy candles for our own use around 5 years ago after discovering that an overwhelming majority of high end, high street and supermarket candles are made from...

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