Foodies Festival – Tatton Park

If you’re lucky enough to be in the Manchester Region over the weekend of 13-15th July, then you’re in for a treat. One of the amazing days out happening over that weekend, is the return of Foodies Festival to Tatton Park, Cheshire. The Foodies Festival has become a regular foodies destination, with the three days…

Tried and Tested – Edible Cocktails

Once again, those at tried and tested have gone and delivered yet another new and interesting product for me to try and review. An edible cocktail by Smith and Sinclair, which is basically basically a giant Haribo sweet for adults. It ran through my mind as to the purpose of these little delights, I cant help…

Travel Coffee Solutions – Pt 3

In my quest to find a solution for getting good coffee when working away, or on travels, I have so far tested Rombouts One Cup Filters in Part 1 and Lyons Coffee Bag’s in Part 2. Here in the third and final part, I have been testing a reusable one cup filter. Costing just a…

Manchester House – Restaurant

Restaurant Wars featured two of Manchester’s Restaurants with Aiden Byrne and Simon Rogan, slugging it out in search for a Michelin Star, neither did, but both restaurants have gone on to be very successful and are still popular a few years on. I’ve been meaning to book into Manchester House for some time, but what…

Tried and Tested – Chic P Hummus

Hummus always takes me back to my time living in the Middle East – Smothered on bread, it was served with every meal and can be a pure delight. I was therefore very happy to test some new hummus out. Chic P are a UK Company that are helping to champion the huge amount of…

Tried and Tested – Pinkster Gin

Here we are again reviewing another gin…  as mentioned in my English Drinks Co. Gin Review, its a drink that I have grown to love more and more as I get older. Being able to appreciate the subtle botanical’s which really make or break a Gin, is on par to appreciating a good Red Wine…

Travel Coffee Solutions Pt 2 – Coffee Bags

A week ago I wrote about using One Cup Filters, an option for real coffee whilst away from home, either with work or travel. You can read about that in Travel Coffee Solutions – Part 1 This week we look at another alternative – Coffee Bags My first experience with coffee bags occured around 30…