Thought for the day:"I may be schizophrenic but at least I have each other"
Queen of Hoxton's winter rooftop bar has taken on a Viking theme for the winter, with decor, food and drink to match.
Designed as a "Nordic Viking feasting and drinking hall in the clouds", Skye Halla takes its Viking credentials seriously.
Visitors enter the venue into a large yurt-style tent, decked out with
out with fairy lights (Vikings had those, right?), candles — and Viking
Outside the rooftop yurt, in the shadow of the City skyscrapers, are
more of the same — and, most importantly, the Viking longship shaped
Liquid concoctions available include Skye's Hot Buttered Rum and Thor's
Courage (a hot mead punch). Food-wise, pick from Hodhr's Pork Belly
Hotpot, Týr’s Sloe Gin Turkey Leg and more. There are different specials
every day of the week.
As well as the food and drink offerings, a programme of events and
workshops will take place on the rooftop throughout the Skye Halla
residency. Pick from Viking life drawing, a chain mail jewellery
workshop, a braiding masterclass and more.
Skye Halla Winter Rooftop
is open at Queen of Hoxton in Shoreditch until March 2017
(Monday-Saturday 4pm-10pm). Entry is usually free, although entry may be
charged or the rooftop may occasionally closed for events.
Seems like a good idea ....
Which takes me to Winne the Pooh ..