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Cheese Board
Events, Fine Dining, Food & Drink

Cheese Dinner with Harvey and Brockless, Opus

The best thing about friends with Bite Your Brum is that she always knows all the best foody goings on. When I opened Whatsapp to find a message from her asking who wanted to join her for a five course cheese dinner at Opus, I handed over my £75 faster than you could say ‘mature cheddar’. …

Roasted Galician Octopus Leg and pandera potatoes
Events, Food & Drink, Restaurants

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 …

Meadowsweet Saison
Events, Food & Drink

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 …

Best Food Blogger finalists
Blogging, Events

Midlands Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards, 2018

The Midlands Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards are over for another year. I wanted to stop by and say a massive thank you to everybody who took the time to vote for me. Your support has meant the world to me, and just being a finalist is something I’m immensely proud of. I spent the evening with fellow Best …

Events, Food & Drink, Restaurants

A Swing and a Miss at Bodega

We’re lucky in Birmingham to have some really great foody and boozy options, and a large group of those are owned by Bitters N Twisted. The jewel in the  Bitters crown has long been Bodega, which has now expanded into Derby, Leicester, Worcester, and most recently, Sutton Coldfield. I’ve eaten at Bodega many times, as a blogger, and as a …

Bars and Pubs, Events, Food & Drink

Cocktail Masterclass at Tom’s Kitchen

Please note, Tom’s Kitchen closed permanently in May 2019. I will confess, by the end of 2017, I  had reached peak ‘cocktail making session’. They became quite the in thing for all blogger events, usually involving a lot of sugar syrup and fruit juice. I hit saturation point, and came to the conclusion that I …