Q&A Profiles

Tasting Britain - Hanan Kattan Tabun Kitchen Interview 001

Q&A – Hanan Kattan [Tabun Kitchen]

Full name: Hanan Kattan Role: Founder, Tabun Kitchen DOB: 22nd May 1962 Birthplace: Amman Twitter: @hananfkattan Website: www.tabunkitchen.com Fun Fact: “I can’t cook!” So, let’s start at the beginning. You appear to have grown up in a family that really
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Q&A – Ben Carfagnini [Friarwood Fine Wines]

Full name: Ben Carfagnini Role: Managing Director Birthplace: Toronto, Canada Twitter Handle: @Friarwood Website: www.friarwood.com So, let’s start at the beginning – you were born in Canada, and you seem to have a background closer to landscape architecture than the
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Tasting Britain - Jas Hare Magic Spells Brewery Interview 009

Q&A – Jas Hare [Magic Spells Brewery]

Full name: Jas Hare Role: Company Director and Founder DOB: 25/09/76 Birthplace: East London Twitter Handle: @magicspellsbrew Website: www.magicspellsbrewery.co.uk Fun Fact: Jas has an infatuation with Eastern Bloc and Soviet Era cars. He currently owns the biggest private
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Q&A – Johnny Neill [Marylebone Gin]

Full name: Johnny Neill Role: Founder of Marylebone Gin and Whitley Neill DOB: July 1972 Birthplace: Warrington Twitter: @JohnnyNeillGin Website: http://www.whitleyneill.com / www.marylebonegin.com Fun Fact: Has a soft spot for Elephant ornaments and collects them – all
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Tasting Britain - Natalie Wallis Langley Distillery Interview-0000

Q&A – Natalie Wallis [Langley Distillery / Palmer’s Gin]

Full name: Natalie Wallis (Palmer) Role: Group Commercial Manager, WH Palmer Group DOB: 17th October, at drinkstime! Birthplace: London Twitter Handle: @langleydistill / @palmersgin Website: www.langleydistillery.co.uk / www.palmersgin.com
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Q&A – Constantinos Raptis [Metaxa]

Full name: Constantinos (Costas) Raptis. Role: The METAXA Master DOB: [Not supplied] Birthplace: Greece Twitter: @METAXA_Official Website: http://www.metaxa.com Please tell us a little about yourself and your backstory. You studied both chemistry and oenology at the
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Tasting Britain - Germán Di Cesare Trivento Interview 003

Q&A – Germán Di Cesare [Trivento]

Full name: Germán Di Cesare Role: Winemaker Birthplace: Mendoza Twitter Handle: @geriswine Website: www.trivento.com  So, let’s start at the beginning. You started back at Trivento in 2002, fresh out of an enology degree at university, studying under veteran winemaker Manuel
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Q&A – Stephen Russell [Copper Rivet Distillery]

Full name: Stephen Geoffrey Russell  Role: Co-Founder  DOB: 26 April 1977  Birthplace: Chatham, River Medway, Kent  Twitter Handle: @rivetdistillery  Website:  www.copperrivetdistillery.com  Fun Fact: A lover of nutrition, sailing, rugby and
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Tasting Britain - Lukas Passia & Vincent Efferoth Noveltea 000

Q&A – Lukas Passia & Vincent Efferoth [Noveltea]

Full names: Vincent Efferoth, Lukas Passia Roles: Co-Founders & Managing Directors DOBs: Vincent: 12.01.1991, Lukas: 07.03.1990 Birthplaces: Vincent in Leverkusen (Germany) and Lukas in Ratibor (Poland), but German nationality Twitter Handle: @NOVELTEAdrinks Website:
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Tasting Britain - Camille Tardieu Southbound Interview-0063

Q&A – Camille Tardieu [Southbound]

Full name: Camille Tardieu Role: Chef & Founder of Southbound DOB: 6th September 1989 Birthplace: Provence, France Twitter Handle: @southboundldn Website: https://www.southboundfood.co.uk/ Fun Fact: “Despite what I do, I am a recipe rebel, I don’t like to follow
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