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Absinthe, Daft Punk, and a... floating pineapple island?!

Bompass and Parr

Event of the Week:Culinary experimentalists Bompas & Parr are back this Sat at Kew Gardens, where they'll be creating a lake with a "floating pineapple island", a banana grotto w/ a "fruit-based weather system for your tongue", and a taste of ultra-exotic plants like tarap, atemoya pitabu, kalaw, and "bullock’s heart". Mmmm! Get tickets for a taste right hereThursday, May 23rd The Clerkenwell Kitchen are back at it with a supper club turning out mackerel w/ grilled cucumbers, and cured confit rose veal breast. No time to lose -- go here nowFriday, May 24th Starting today, The Malt House in Fulham will be slinging gigantic sharing pies for two, or even "a whole family". So, perfect as a starter. See the menu hereSaturday, May 25th The Field Festival is back today, blasting out Bat For Lashes, Four Tet, and Django Django (do they play any unchained melodies?). Lineup/info/tix You like absinthe? Then tonight's Festin de la Fée Verte is for you. See more hereSunday, May 26th To celebrate Daft Punk's bloody awesome new album, slick tribute act Longplay is turning the Vaults below Waterloo into a "giant computer", and playing the the thing in full. It's a fiver in advance, right hereNext Week As the Bank Holiday blesses us, so too will the Bibigo food truck, which'll be rolling into Soho and giving out free Korean food for ten days from Tuesday. Get Psy-ched, and discover the exact locations here