DV x The Meet, London UK ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

We were super excited to be invited along to chow down at Clapham’s FIRST vegan pop-up, The Meet!

Clearly shit reached ‘excitement overload’ to the point of losing control of my legs. As I pulled out my photo device to snap the outside of the building, I tripped, flew through the air with minimal grace and clattered down onto the pavement.

DO IT FOR THE GRAM!

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Ludz picked me up and I staggered into The Meet like a wounded bird. I have to say, The Meet guys were so damn lovely. Our hosts whipped out the first aid kit to patch up my wing, checked I was still a functioning human (well, as much as usual) and most importantly, handed me an epic cocktail menu.

To get over the shock and to numb the pain I ordered Rhubarb & Custard Martini – Vanilla Finlandia, Crรจme de Vanilla, Rhubarb Syrup, Cashew Milk. Without a doubt, this is one of the most delicious cocktails I’ve ever downed. A tasty little Rhubarb and Custard cloud swept me up and transported me to some kinda boozy heaven.

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The chef insisted that we kick off with the ‘Give Me Wings’ – Bourbon, Maple & Sriracha Glazed Cauliflower florets topped with โ€˜Blue Cheeseโ€™. Holy Bourbon, these babies were incredible! The blue cheese was one of the most convincing fake cheeses I’ve tried. It’s on my next cheeseboard for sure!

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I ordered the ‘Mc Who?’ Burger – Soya โ€˜Cheeseโ€™ Burger with The Meet’s special blend of herbs & spices, โ€˜Baconโ€™ Rashers, Onion Rings, Burger Sauce, Gherkins & Salad served in an artisan produced bun. As you can see, he was a tempting tower of trouble, one of those ‘how do I get my chops around that?’ kind of situations.

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Ludz went for the ‘Tree Lover’ – Mushroom, Beetroot & White Bean Burger with Garlic & Tarragon โ€˜Mayoโ€™, Red Onion Marmalade & Lollo Rosso also served in an artisan produced bun. Usually, I prefer a soya/seitan burger over a veggie patty but this burger was defs my fave out of the two.

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We also boshed a ‘Mac Daddy’ – Mac & โ€˜Cheeseโ€™ with โ€˜Chorizoโ€™ which was perfectly creamy and insanely tasty. Plus Cassava Chips, thick cut and dangerously morish!

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As usual, there was absolutely no room for dessert so we went for an after dinner booze hit instead – an Old Fashioned Woodford Reserve, Angostura, Orange Angostura served SMOKIN’.

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Both the munch and vibe were great so it was defs worth the trip (ha!) ๐Ÿค• and we shall be back.

Check outย The Meetย deets on their site.

DVx

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