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

Zero Waste Week

Zero Waste Dining: Reducing Waste While Still Being a Foodie

Do foodies have a RESPONSIBILITY to try harder to achieve zero waste dining? Zero Waste Week starts on the 4th September, and runs until the 7th. With food poverty at an alarming high, food waste is becoming a hot topic. As a foodie, I do often wonder about the impact my dining habits have. Restaurants produce … Continue reading Zero Waste Dining: Reducing Waste While Still Being a Foodie

Meat Shack

Five Places to celebrate National Burger Day in Birmingham

National Burger Day lands on Thursday 23rd August, bringing with it an excuse to eat enormous burgers and thoroughly enjoy yourself. We're spoilt for choice in Birmingham for purveyors of burger filth, but here's some of my favourites, if you're in need of inspiration. Meat shack With a website that proclaims 'dripping filthy goodness', there was … Continue reading Five Places to celebrate National Burger Day in Birmingham