Kerb’s Guiltiest Pleasures, All Weekend

Written by: Sophie Taylor

“He said, I know It’s only arctic roll but I like it like it yes I dooooo”

Those are the lyrics right? Well this weekend they ar down at Kerb’s Guiltiest Pleasure event, set to feature an arctic roll of pure indulgence. Over Friday 21st and Saturday 22nd July, the street food collective from your wildest dreams are hosting the most indulgent hits from all their pop ups at Granary Square.

Having asked their Kerbanists to bring their most fatty of showstoppers, you can enjoy the likes of milkshake filled donuts, korma covered chips and dumpling on a pizza. Dumplings. On. A. Pizza.

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What has really made our eyes widen though is the sound of Only Jerkin’s fried chicken topped banana waffles with spiced rum ice cream and chilli sauce. Bloody hell. Someone save me a large portion of that won’t you.

But what is the story behind this epic Arctic Roll? I’m glad you asked. That would be thanks to a collaboration between Nonna’s Ice Cream and Le Choux who have created a glorious slant on the ice cream sandwiches of 1989 we all know and love. Welcome Gelato choux sandwiches in peanut butter jelly, Vienetta, banoffee pie and an arctic roll spin.

Don’t go thinking you’ll appease your gastric guilt with a glass of water. Kerb have invited their guiltiest pleasure cocktail recipes along to top up your calorie count for the day. Think Pina-KERB-Ladas and Sex-on-the-Concrete (gosh). If cocktails aren’t your bag, there’ll be bars serving the usual craft beers and soft drinks for the ones taking it easy.

Not only is there street food and drink to make your eyes water, there’s also live cover band, TV Dream Themes and old school DJs to bop along to while you munch yourself into a comatose of nostalgia.

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Just as I decide to give up on my waistline forever more and truly get stuck in however, we hear of the Kerb Hula Hoop workshop and Jane Fonda 80’s aerobics classes. Perhaps I can work off one of the Curry On’s korma soaked chips?

There’ll also be drag queen bingo and a giant lucky dip offering, amongst other prizes, free Kerb lunch for a year. That’s a lot of office based jealousy, so only enter if you can handle piggy green eyed death stares every day at noon.

Kerb’s Guiltiest Pleasures

Granary Square, Kings Cross

Friday 21st, 5 – 11pm

Saturday 22nd, 11am – 9pm

Free entry

This post was very kindly sponsored by Kerb. 

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