Articles Tagged ‘quirky London’

Race Your Cakes: London’s Pancake Day

Race Your Cakes: London’s Pancake Day March 7, 2011 | Events, Food, What's New | Read More
You may know it as Mardi Gras, Shrove Tuesday, or Fat Tuesday, but here in Britain we call it Pancake Day. Origins of the tradition began when Christians needed to clean out their pantries, using up all the sugar, eggs, and other goodies before fasting began with Lent on Ash Wednesday. Today we devour...

London Gaga for Breast Milk Ice Cream

London Gaga for Breast Milk Ice Cream February 26, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Yes, you read that clearly, human breast milk ice cream is now on sale in London’s Covent Garden. Cue the moans, groans and horrified faces. But willing tasters claim the ice cream is actually quite nice, very sweet and even creamier than regular ice cream. Tagged Baby Gaga, the £15 ($24) scoop...

Unofficial Royal Wedding China

Unofficial Royal Wedding China January 11, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Who knew Wills & Kate souvenirs could actually be cool? In honor of the upcoming royal nuptials between Prince William and Kate Middleton, KK Outlet created a set of unofficial commemorative china plates with a rather humorous twist. Proving popular, there is already a two week back order for the...