Life Lately

It's been accidentally been a bit quieter around here this month. I hadn't intended to take a break, and I believe it's traditional to come back from a quiet period and talk about how I've had a restful break from the internet, detoxed a bit and come back ready and raring to go. But in … Continue reading Life Lately

Sunday Roast

Sunday Lunch at the Edwardian Tearooms, Birmingham

Going for a roast dinner in a museum might not seem like an obvious choice, but you can do just that at the Edwardian Tearooms in the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. I've written about the gorgeous tearoom before, when they added their Press for Champagne buttons, but I've never actually eaten there. the roast You can bag … Continue reading Sunday Lunch at the Edwardian Tearooms, Birmingham

Roasted Galician Octopus Leg and pandera potatoes

Beer and Tapas Pairing: Estrella Galicia and El Borracho de Oro

I will admit to not usually being a beer drinker, but I'm always willing to learn, so when a mate told me that my very favourite Tapas restaurant, El Borracho de Oro was teaming up with Estrella Galicia to present a matched menu, it seemed like a great excuse to fill my face with tapas and learn about beers … Continue reading Beer and Tapas Pairing: Estrella Galicia and El Borracho de Oro

Meadowsweet Saison

Taste The Quarter: Jewellery Quarter Independents

Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter is full of amazing independent businesses, and there's far more to find than the obvious jewellers. You can find quirky bars, fine dining, and even a brewer. The fabulous Whisky Club hosted a crew of bloggers to Taste the Quarter and find out more about some wonderful Jewellery Quarter Independents. burning soul First, we … Continue reading Taste The Quarter: Jewellery Quarter Independents