The Mast Brothers -The master chocolatiers of Brooklyn.

At Mint we’re all about exceptional quality produce. So when we got the opportunity to chat to The Mast Brothers we were pretty excited. Rick & Michael Mast are Master Chocolatiers and brothers alike. They run their intimate chocolate factory straight


Eets: Brown Ale Braised Venison Shoulder with Black Pudding Hash Browns

Brown Ale Braised Venison Shoulder with Black Pudding Hash Browns, Honey Parsnips, Blackened Pepper Salsa and Beetroot Crisps to warm your January woe.


Valentino: Master of Couture at Somerset House

This winter, Somerset is host to Valentino: Master of Couture, a major new exhibition celebrating 50 years of haute couture created by legendary designer, Valentino Garavani.


First World Problems, Facebook

In the 21st century activists around the world rely on satellite phones, the internet, and especially social media to deliver their message. In the west, its primary purpose is butt-hurting your way towards free pizza.

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In talks with – photographer Edward T. Cooke

Edward T. Cooke is a photographer & model from the Hills of Surrey. With a ton of rad work already under his belt, both in-front of and behind the lens, Edwards works appear to be going from strength to strength.


Bellly Kids: Slowclub

Belly Kids caught up with Sheffield’s Slow Club to talk tour food


5 Reasons to (re)Read Portnoy’s Complaint

Recently the American writer Philip Roth announced he was quitting literature. We look back over his neurotic, sacrilegious and puerile 1969 novel, Portnoy’s Complaint.



Eets chicken and chorizo gumbo with chicken wings and beetroot batons might lead to you to believe that you don’t need a job.


Album Review: Stubborn Heart Debut LP

A sustained fragility and tenderness dominates this subdued record, priding itself on silky pop vocals and spacious sound palettes.


The Mint Magazine New Music Podcast

Our new music podcast featuring tracks from Carousels, Wild Belle, Joey Fourr, Haim, Lust for Youth and One Circle

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Tour Diary: Playlounge

Our buddies from Playlounge went on tour last month with Johhny Foreigner. Sam wrote up the experience and took some disposable snaps along the way. A story of Travelodge nights, pizza, video games and punk rock.


The Hangover of Obamarama

When liberalism looks like this you will have to forgive me for not joining the sycophantic chorus of blind praise for Obama’s victory. This is why.


Beer and Loathing: Evans and Peel Detective Agency, Earl’s Court.

A goat spraying fecal matter over a range of disabled children’s finger paintings is, much like a private detective agency themed bar, something you have never even thought about. Until today.


The Mint Magazine Guide to the 2012 US Presidential Election

It’s a fine line between winning the vote, manipulating the fears of General Public and buying the race, so we got a relative expert on the complexities of US politics to explain how the system works. Enter Grace O’Byrne.


The Super Adventure Club: Gala Bingo Kingston

The Super Adventure Club photographers took a visit to the disused Gala Bingo Hall in Kingston. The architecture, space and surroundings give you a sense of the atmosphere which was once present in the 30s.




Freya Hobbs.

Sometimes photos taken on film cameras can be done to death - Freya Hobbs has managed to avoid falling in to the pitfalls of day to day documentation though and…



Nick Jensen.

Skateboarding and art have a history of going hand in hand, starting off with the rad skulls and flames on early boards (the sort of designs that have been done…



The ‘Kigu’ Halloween Funeral March & Ghoulish Gala!

One Hell of a party! To celebrate Kigu's 1st Birthday, they threw the greatest Flying Squirrel get-together of all time. Following its success and due to the vast number of…