Cane and Grain

Cane and Grain
Seb and I were down in the Northern Quarter going through the numerous galleries in the area (as you do) when we walked past Cane and Grain. With a name like Cane and Grain, we couldn’t resist popping in for a bite. Rum, Ribs, Bourbon and Beer? Yes please! The…
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Oreo Mud Slabs

I have an amazing recipe for you today. My super delicious, super simple Oreo Mud Slabs – perfect for when you just can’t be bothered baking a three tiered wedding cake! Only joking but this really is an easy recipe. To whip out a batch of these Oreo Mud Slabs,…
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Pie & Ale

The Northern Quarter is full of hidden gems. Amazing restaurants and bars hidden in tiny alleyways or behind unmarked doors that just shock you with food so good you can’t wait to come back. Pie and Ale on Lever Street is definitely one of those places. Found behind the Hive in…
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Australasia

Australasia has been a city centre favourite since it opened its doors to the people of Manchester way back in 2011. When it opened, it was a million miles away for anything else that was out there – it was beautifully decorated, served some very trendy pan-Asian inspired food and…
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Moretti Gran Tour

Last week Italy came to Manchester and I was there to enjoy every minute of it. I was over the moon when I saw an email from the guys at Birra Moretti asking me to come sample some authentic Italian cuisine as part of the Birra Moretti Gran Tour. Amazing…
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Miller & Carter, Manchester

A good steak is a rare find. Ever rarer if you live in Manchester. So I was quite excited about Miller and Carter taking up the very impressive Lloyds Bank building at the Cross Street end of King Street and turning it into one of their steak houses. Yes. it’s a…
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Beef and Pudding

If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter, you probably know I am a massive fan of Beef and Pudding. Since I first visited on the opening night a few months back, I have gone back quite a few times. So much so that even the manager there knows me…
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Henley Royal Regatta – Day 2

So last night (post here) was messy but at least we all made it back to the camp site. I got up in the morning to a glorious day – the sun was shining, it was actually warm and there was a slight breeze in the air – another perfect…
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Henley Royal Regatta – Day 1

The Henley Royal Regatta. Where do I even start? It’s the social event of the season (for me anyways) and I love it! Colourful trousers, bright blazers, glorious hats, Pimms and all that incredible top notch rowing! What’s not to like? Oooh did I mention the Pimms? The Henley Royal…
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Handmade Burger Co.

Manchester just can’t seem to get enough! It’s already home to quite a few burger places who have done pretty well in staking a claim in this booming market. Last week saw Handmade Burger Co. open its first restaurant in the the city trying to find its place in the…
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