Selfridges: Meet the makers event

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 FOOD is the new FASHION – Celebrating the artisans and the tastemakers in Selfridges on the 30 June – 1 September 2014

This summer Selfridges will play host to an eight-week celebration of the nation’s

favourite foodie artisans. The focus will be on the tastemakers who define our food experiences, the way we farm, challenging our perceptions of art in food but above all to showcase the best talent in food and drink throughout Selfridges.

Customers can experience foodie demos, in-store sampling and events from tantalising cooking demonstrations with top chefs to walking tours on the food hall.

Meet the Local Suppliers

Selfridges are proud to support local suppliers showcasing some of the regions finest gastronomic talent alongside the world’s most famous culinary brands.

The Lancashire Cheesecake Company

Using produce from the North West, the Lancashire Cheesecake Company is an independent producer in handmade cheesecake with crea:ons ranging from traditonal desserts to innovative flavors.

Fiddlers Lancashire Crisps

Using potatoes grown on their family farm, hand cooked in their own kitchens Fiddlers create a range of crisps enhanced with the tradi:onal flavours of Lancashire.

Meet the Sushi Makers

Yo Sushi Maki Making and Sampling (Tues 8/15/22 July: 3pm-5pm)

Learn how to make Yo Shushi’s delicious rice rolls at Yo Sushi Masterclass (Tues 29 July/ 31 July/ 19 Aug/ 26 Aug: 12pm-2pm/ 3pm-5pm/ 6pm-8pm)

From maki to handrolls, learn from the pros how to make some of Yo Sushi’s authentic Japanese dishes.

Meet the Chocolatier

Prestat Chocolate (Wednesday 13 August 12pm-2pm).  A favourite of the Royal Family, Prestat’s luxury chocolates not only taste divine but come with a fascinating history. Join their chocolatiers for a tasting and Q&A.

Lindt (Friday 15 August 12pm-2pm).  Join Lindt’s expert chocola:ers for tas:ng sessions and pairings with coffee and wine Cocoba Chocolate (Saturday 16 August: 12pm-2pm)

Perfect for those with a sweet tooth, Cocoba’s hot chocolate is made by melting real Belgium chocolate. Their experts will be at Selfridges for a special tasting session.

Meet the Dessert Masters

Meringue Masterclass (Thursday 17th July 12pm-4pm)

Join the Little Round Cake Company for a lesson on creating mouthwatering creations with their delicious merangz.

L’Amandier Macaroon Making Masterclass (Friday 18 July 12pm-4pm)

From their independent bakery in the East Midlands L’Amandier bring a touch of France to the UK. Join them at Selfridges for a lesson in making tasty macaroons

Top your own Cheesecake (Sat 19th July: 12pm-5pm/ Tues 5th August: 12pm-5pm/ Sat 9th August: 12pm-5pm) – £2.99

Join the Lancashire Cheesecake Company is a tasty workshop perfect for grown ups and kids. With a large variety of toppings you can personalise your very own cheesecake. There will also be a blindfold taste test using some unusual flavors and a competion to design a new limited edition flavor to be featured in-store.

Meet the Coffer Roaster

Black Circle Coffee (Fri 11 July: 12pm-6pm/Sat 12th July: 12pm-8pm/ Sat 12th August: 12pm-2pm/ 3pm-5pm) Sample the finest coffee flavours

Meet the Mixologist

U’Luvka Vodka (Thurs 24 July: 4pm-8pm) Inspired by Poland’s love of Vodka, U’Luvka’s master mixologists will be in store to teach you how to mix the perfect drinks Gin (Saturday 26 July 12pm-5pm)

A not to miss experience for gin lovers. Join Sipsmith, Lighthouse, Lantons and Sacred for an afterrnoon of gin tasting and master classes

Booking is not required for events however arriving early is advised to avoid disappointment.  For more information please visit


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