‘I have the simplest tastes; I am always satisfied with the best.’ Oscar Wilde
Rubinacci: Where To Stay And Eat In Naples
Marcella Rubinacci gives The Rake a tour of the Neapolitan tailoring house’s luxury apartments and reveals some of the best places to dine and drink in Naples.
Louis XIII: The King’s Cognac
The Rake is now one of a very exclusive few online retailers offering the most luxurious spirit in the world: Louis XIII, which consists of 1,200 eaux de vie.
9 of the Best Meat Dishes
The allure of eating meat – good meat, cooked well – still offers one of the world’s purest pleasures. For those seeking a carnivorous culinary experience, here’s exactly where to go – and what to order.
What Makes Difference Coffee Co. Unique?
Difference Coffee Company founder Amir Gehl explains the unique qualities of his terroir-led coffee collection, offering a range of exclusive capsules produced using the world’s most sought-after (and most expensive) coffees.
How Floris London Blossomed on Jermyn Street
One of the oldest merchants on Jermyn Street, Floris fragrances are synonymous with gentlemen of taste, from Winston Churchill to James Bond.
Christmas Gift Guide: The Smoker
Cigar paraphernalia makes a smoking experience indefinitely more pleasurable, and a wonderful gift for the tobacco aficionado.
London’s Top 5 Smoking Spots
Our Editor lists his best spots to enjoy a cigar in the big smoke, nominated for comfort, cigar selection and space.
Gastronomical Gluttony at Wiltons, London
Fill your stomach – and empty your pockets – at St. James’s institutional restaurant Wiltons.