Jemima In The Woods provides fresh cut flowers, plants, containers and accessories to make a gift or to enjoy at home. The flowers selected are seasonal and frequently sourced from British growers. With her training and wealth of experience in the industry, Jemima delivers a quirky and bespoke style in her design of bouquets, weddings and events.
Chef Grant Hawthorne produces award-winning, premium Mozambique-style Peri Peri sauces and marinades, with a selection of street food to showcase their versatility (think pulled pork, chicken Prego rolls, prawns and burgers). African Volcano also donate 30 pence from every bottle sold to support the initiatives of Habitat for Humanity’s Youth Build project in Cape Town.
On the outskirts of Forest Row in East Sussex, Brambletye Fruit Farm specialises in biodynamic apples, pears and soft fruit of the highest quality, alongside biodynamic vegetables and mushrooms. The 50 acres of orchard are also home to some of the happiest and healthiest chickens. Completely free to roam among the fruit trees and eating only local cereals, they produce organic eggs of superior quality and savour.
The passionate, knowledgeable baristas at Craft Coffee serve up delicious Has Bean coffee. They offer espresso based drinks, filter and, if it’s sunny, cold brew. With a different selection of single-origin beans each week (which you can purchase bags of to enjoy at home), you are sure to taste something you love.
Ole-Martin Hansen’s smokehouse in Stoke Newington uses Scottish salmon, which arrives early in the morning and is salted, cured and cold-smoked using a blend of juniper and beech wood. Often quoted as the best smoked salmon available in London, each Hansen & Lydersen salmon is carefully hand-filleted and hand-salted according to a family recipe devised by Norwegian fishmonger Lyder-Nilsen Lydersen in 1923.
Little Bird Gin is lovingly distilled in small batches in London using unique botanicals including grapefruit and orange to give a smoother, more rounded, fresh tasting gin. Take a seat at their pop-up bar for spicy Bloody Marys, classic Negronis and the perfect G&T.
Keith Bagley set up Market Gourmet to provide a range of high end ‘convenience meals’ that are the equal of those served at a top class restaurant (using the techniques of sous vide). A selection of handmade pates, rillettes and terrines are also available. Try the likes of beef brisket and pulled pork on brioche at the market, or pick something up to cook at home.
Olive specialist MIRABILIA produce certified organic tea made from the leaves of the olive tree. Delicious, healthy and sustainable, olive leaf tea is caffeine and tannin free, extremely high in antioxidants, naturally anti-viral and anti-fungal, and is traditionally used to lower blood pressure and cholesterol. The leaves are hand-picked from olive groves in Abruzzo, Italy. Extra-virgin cold-pressed olive oil is also available.
Monty’s Deli Jewish soul food has been a regular and much talked about fixture on the Ropewalk since the beginning. Owner Mark makes everything from scratch, from the wonderfully soothing chicken soup with matzo balls to the incredibly delicious and tender Pastrami and Salt Beef. Every week 40kg of beef brisket is delivered and then brined for 6 days in Monty’s secret recipe cure. The Pastrami is then rubbed with a blend of spices and carefully smoked in an outdoor coal smoker for around seven hours. The sandwiches are hand-sliced and heavy-loaded New York style, and judging by the long queues, extremely sought after too.
Une Normande a Londres provide an extensive range of quality artisan cheese, cured meats and preserves from France.
Run by the best jamon carvers in London (Zac and Chuse), the Tozino market stall offers Spanish cheese, cured meats and jamon carved to order. Look beyond the stall though and you’ll find London’s first jamon bodega hidden under the railway arch. Platters of jamon and cheese are offered alongside traditional dishes such as tortilla de patata, migas a la pastora and sobrasada with honey. And of course there’s cava, sherry, wine and Moritz beer on tap. With experience cutting ham for Ferrán Adria and the Spanish Royal Family, Tozino also offers professional carving for events.
Eddie and Bettina love waffles. Fresh waffles made right in front of you on hot and heavy cast iron machines. They like to push the envelope and your expectations on what a waffle can be. Re-inventing traditional and regional German waffle recipes, experimenting with ingredients and honing their technique to produce waffles that are deliciously light, airy and crisp. For early birds they serve breakfast waffles (think dry cure bacon with maple syrup or home-cured salmon served with lemon crème fraiche), and for the sweeter tooth there are deliciously fruity options and cheeky chocolate sauces.