Sunday, 19 February 2012

Traum #2

For this months TRAUM we're getting all flowery...
The delectable delights accompanying the excited musical line up are...
Raspberry and Rose Trifle
Orange Flower and Almond Stacks
and Rose Cream Binki biscuits.

Hope to see you all there...

24th of February ***** TRAUM at SJQ ***** 10a Bradbury Street, Dalston, N16  8JN ***** FIRST COURSE OF CAKE 8PM
The 2nd instalment of TRAUM is upon us with special guests Shoppinghour Magazine. Once again it will be an evening full of goodness featuring live music from Moats & Thrones, Hejira and Amen (Micachu & Pete Wareham), 3 courses of cake from the lovely Relay Tea Room and DJ sets from Micachu and Raisa K. As guest curators Shoppinghour will transform the space by presenting an animation film by Irena Knezevic, contributor to Shoppinghour issue 08: Critique of Science, which will be available for the first time at TRAUM.

Monday, 23 January 2012

TRAUM - Pudding, music and art

We're so very very excited to be part of TRAUM!!!!
Our wonderful friends Hejira (who you might recognise from our 1st birthday party) are launching a new monthly night this friday 27th at Servant Jazz Quarters in Dalston and we are getting involved in the all the joy...
Mrs Mck is will be whipping up a selection of wonderful pudding treats for each event. 
For the launch we've got...
Chocolate and Bailey's mousse
Raspberry Custard Tarts 
Mint and Chocolate Binki Biscuits

It is going to be a night filled with amazing music, pudding and art. More info below...

Hope to see you all there 
Nonki :-)

7.45pm: DOORS OPEN
8.00pm: FIRST COURSE OF CAKE (don't miss it!) 
Servant Jazz Quarters: 10a Bradbury | Dalston | N16 8JN
£6 entry

Hejira present TRAUM:
A monthly residency at Servant Jazz Quarters featuring live music, cake, art, DJs and freebies. 
The opening night is this coming Friday 27th of January and will include live music from Hejira and Raisa K (from Micachu & the Shapes), 3 courses of cake from Relay Tea Room, artwork by Duval Timothy including free bowties for all, and DJ sets from Gwilym Gold and Raisa K. 
Hejira will also be releasing the Dust of Dreams Vol. 1: This will be available exclusively to those who attend the event who will take home a card with a unique download code that will give them access to a recording through Hejira's website.
7.45pm: DOORS OPEN
8.00pm: FIRST COURSE OF CAKE (don't miss it!) 
Servant Jazz Quarters: 10a Bradbury | Dalston | N16 8JN
£6 entry

Tuesday, 10 January 2012

Happy New Year...

We're back from a nice long break... Back in the shop baking away and of course drinking tea.
We will be back to blogging regularly again soon but until then.... 
Our friend @Femi26 captured our 1st birthday party with this lovely video. 

Relay - 1st Birthday from Femi26 on Vimeo.

Music by @TawiahMusic

Friday, 25 November 2011

We Like To Parteh eh eh eh

We like to parteh eh eh (in auto tune)

Relay Tea Room 
it's been a year, so we're celebrating with a big old party! Down south we do it properly with food, drink and music, even a couple party games like when we were kids!

A hot finger supper at Relay Tea Room, 7-10 pm + Pudding and dancing till late across the road at the  Dogstar Ball Room
Live music from emerging hip hop band 2morrows Victory, and the indescribable Hejiera, and who knows maybe some other special guests,
DJ sets from Morgan Zarate (young Turks) and Shakira Kalite so we can dance off all the delicious food,

On the menu we have .....

Yorkshires, roast beef, red onion gravy
Sticky Cranberry, bourbon and lime chicken wings
Buttered Corn bread 
Mini baked potatoes, with creme fraiche and chives
Roasted Vegetable parcels with garlic and parsley butter
Potato blinis and smoked salmon

Our Famous Banoffee pie
Mince pies and cream
Red velvet bon bons
Lemon cheese cake
Raspberry and champagne jelly

We've got some lovely gift bag goodies to take home too, see, a proper party!

You can RSVP to the Facebook event page

or if you have our email, phone contacts let us know you're coming
If we don't see you there, I guess we were never really friends!...........;-)
Nonki and Mpho (aka Mrs Mck) 

Our 1st Birthday!

We're celebrating our 1st birthday and we want you to join us....

FIRST COURSE - hot fork supper @ Relay Tea room 7-10
with live music from emerging hip hop group 2morrows Victory (

SECOND COURSE - 10-2 Pudding, Birthday Cake (of course) and party games over the road and up the stairs @The Dogstar.


DJ sets from...
Morgan Zarate (young turks)
Shakira Kalite

And LIVE...

£6 for one course
£10 for both

See you there,

Mrs Mck and Nonki

Thursday, 3 November 2011

We Love Our Friends

Our friend @kevinmorosky came to see us and have tea, and he made this in the process i

Thursday, 13 October 2011