Sake

By Michelle Johnson | 04 Jan 2022

Junsei review: this outstanding yakitori restaurant is a pure delight for the tastebuds

On the edge of London’s Marylebone is an unexpected gem in the form of Junsei, the debut restaurant of Chef Aman Lakhiani. This Japanese yakitori restaurant is the latest in a series of lau... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. II: Food and Cooking

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 08 Sep 2021

Sachi and Sakaya: the pinnacle of Japanese cuisine

Outrageous. Astounding. Magnificent.  This is just a small collection of the myriad gushing adjectives sufficient to describe a night of dining and imbibing at Japanese eatery Sachi and its adjac... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 25 Jun 2021

The art of sublime sushi at SUMI

In the ill-defined "Western world", our relationship with sushi is, for the most part, rather unusual and frankly a little dissapointing. Where I'm from, for instance, time-hun... Read More

By Georgia Peck | 19 May 2021

REVIEW: the new Audi RS6 Avant

The latest RS6 Avant is a bona fide performance vehicle. Kitted out with a 4.0L TFSI twin-turbo V8 engine, it delivers 591hp and 590lb-ft worth of supercar-standard torque to all four wheels; capable ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 20 Mar 2021

Making an impact: from social responsibility to ESG investment

At the end of January, BlackRock’s Larry Fink delivered his annual letter to the world’s CEOs and investors. In it, he issued a stark reminder that we ignore our fragility as a species at ... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Mar 2021

For goodness' sake: exploring Japan's ancient beverages

Centuries have passed, fuedal kingdoms have battled, shogunates have seized and lost control and an entire empire has risen and crashed in a spectacular ball of flames. The written history o... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 03 Feb 2021

Global Drink Wine Day pt. I: the best red wines you may not have heard of

Say, for the sake of argument, that you want something to celebrate. The last year has been a tumultuous and occasionally nightmarish deviation from anything that resembles the normal world and it'... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Dec 2020

Top tipples to treat yourself or your loved ones to this Christmas

Nothing says Christmas quite like a well stocked bar brimming with new bottles waiting to be enjoyed. However, It can be hard to know which drinks you will enjoy if you haven’t yet had the chanc... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Oct 2019

The Lyan king: how Ryan Chetiyawardana's new bar Lyaness is reinventing cocktails

Ryan Chetiyawardana never repeats himself. Known as Mr Lyan, Chetiyawardana's multi award-winning cocktail bars have never failed to impress his affluent punters and challenge the norm, from his 2... Read More

By Inge Solheim | 10 Oct 2019

New frontiers: Adventurer Inge Solheim on why extreme trekking is the ultimate healer for the body and mind

Nothing puts the body though it's toughtest mental and physical paces quite like exploration in extreme conditions, as profesional adventurer Inge Solheim can concur. The internationally... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Aug 2019

Art ex Machina: Meet the AI challenging everything we know about art and ethics

Artificial intelligence has become commonplace. No longer a futuristic novelty, the impact of learning machines is now being felt in everything from the way we do business to how we interact with our ... Read More

By Adam Hay-Nicholls | 06 Aug 2019

Take a tour of Ferrari's spectacular dream factory in northern Italy

Approaching Maranello in northern Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region, we could be in any modestly sized pastel-coloured industrial town. Yet, once you reach the perimeter road around Ferrari’s ... Read More

By Rose Adams | 16 Apr 2018

Feast your eyes on London’s most exciting new menus

With summer fast approaching, and with it longer, lighter evenings, there's no better time to sample some of London's most exciting new culinary offerings. Many of the city’s t... Read More

By Rose Adams | 16 Feb 2018

Celebrate Chinese New Year in style with these extraordinary gifts and experiences

Chinese New Year is upon us once more, with 2018 marking the lunar Year of the Dog in China's traditional zodiac. Vibrant parades and a plethora of colourful celebrations ... Read More

By Peter Dean | 06 Feb 2018

Go against the grain with London's premium sake offerings

Previously, my experience of sake was extremely limited. The rice spirit was something I would occasionally order at a Japanese restaurant, mainly for the novelty of drinking it hot from little cups t... Read More

By Scott Manson | 30 Oct 2017

Flaming grills, ashing blades and a thrilling wine list – Ginza Onodera is London’s best new Japanese restaurant

Ginza Onodera has a lot to live up to – it’s set in the same site that, for 23 years, was home to celebrated Japanese restaurant Matsuri. We spotted a couple of its former staff on the nig... Read More

By Tempus | 01 Sep 2017

Inside Seiko’s new Knightsbridge boutique

Brompton Road’s newest storefront is bringing one of Japan’s coolest exports to London for the first time. Seiko’s new Knightsbridge boutique is nestled in the heart of the city&rsqu... Read More