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23.04.2017

Slingsby Harrogate Gin Tasting Experience Review

Last Saturday we attended Slingsby’s Gin Tasting Experience in Harrogate. Based in the heart of the town centre, overlooking the beautiful views of the stray you’ll find their ‘Spirit of Harrogate’ store. Slingsby’s offer three private tasting sessions from Wednesday to Saturday for 10- 16 guests (The Spirit of Gin, The Cocktail Master and Just The Tonic). Each including a range of activities from gin tasting from a selection […]

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10.04.2017

From Brunch to BBQ – A Foodie’s Guide to Live at Leeds

The award-winning Live at Leeds makes its welcome return this month. Celebrating its tenth birthday showcasing new music at multiple venues on the weekend of May Bank Holiday. We’ve picked our favourite places to refuel between gig hopping this mammoth event. Brudenell Social Club 33 Queen’s Rd, Leeds LS6 1NY While catching a gig at […]

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14.03.2017

Star Inn The City York Review – War Of The Roses Dinner

On 6th March the Star Inn the City York hosted another epic foodie event. The aptly named ‘War Of The Roses’: Steve vs Steve Dinner’ saw Head Chef Steve Smith from the Michelin Starred Star Inn at Harome and Steve Smith of the acclaimed Freemasons at Wiswell go head to head for diners votes. This […]

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09.03.2017

Win Afternoon Tea in York On Mother’s Day At The Refectory Kitchen & Terrace

When we think Mother’s Day, we think Afternoon Tea and it’s hard to find a better location to treat mum to cake and champagne indulgence then within the beautiful setting of The Principal Hotel York. Housing one of our favourite restaurants, breakfast through to dinner the Refectory Kitchen & Terrace showcases the finest Yorkshire ingredients […]

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01.03.2017

Getting In On The Gin At Gin Festival York

In the last few years the explosion of gin has been a phenomenon, I’d go even as far to say it is now as big as prosecco.  From local micro distilleries to city centre gin bars popping up, all serving an abundance of new and exciting flavours. Hitting cities and towns all across the UK, […]

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21.02.2017

LEEDS INDIE FOOD – #LIF17 A CELEBRATION OF INDEPENDENT FOOD AND DRINK

Leeds’ thriving independent food and drink community are once again planning a mouthwatering feast the annual Leeds Indie Food festival. Returning for its third year, the 18-day celebration will play host to nearly 100 innovative events spread over three new festival strands: Eat, Drink and Do. Enthusiastic Eaters will find plenty on their plate, from […]

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30.01.2017

Yorkshire’s Best Valentines Day Restaurants & Romantic Getaways

From award winning getaways to sharing specials cooked on an open flame, we’ve handpicked a romantic rundown of some of our favourite places to spend your Valentine’s Day. York: The Park Restaurant Visit the three AA Rosette award winning Park Restaurant where Head Chef Adam Jackson is serving up an eight course Valentine’s Day tasting […]

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19.01.2017

The Big Friday Feast: Drinks, eats and beats set in the quirky new venue of Leeds Kirkgate Market

Big Friday Feast: 17th February 2017 – 7.30pm-11.30pm – Leeds Kirkgate Market – Admission £6.96 Mouth watering street food from around the World, craft beer, gin, live music and entertainment all in one – yes please! Following a £13M re-vamp Leeds Kirkgate Market will be host to February’s ‘Big Friday Feast‘. The event will take […]

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05.01.2017

Mr P’s York brings curious treats for 2017

Mr P’s Curious Tavern, 71 Low Petergate, York, United Kingdom 01904 521177 Situated in the shadows of York Minster sits Michelin starred Chef Andrew Pern’s restaurant Mr P’s Curious Tavern, serving small plates, ales & gins from around the world. Small plates with international flavours and the quality of the Star Inn at Harome can […]

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07.12.2016

Michelin starred dinner with Andrew Pern at Star Inn the City York

The Star Inn The City, Museum Street, York, YO1 7DR Not long after our recent visit to the Star Inn The City York, to attend an incredible evening hosted by Nigel Haworth from the Michelin starred Northcote, we were back at one of our favourite Yorkshire restaurants for an evening with the man himself. Michelin-starred […]

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22.11.2016

#HammyChristmas at Ham & Friends All the Trimmings Pop-Up

Ham and Friends, Grand Arcade, 7 Merrion Street, Leeds LS1 6PG (around the corner from Zaap Thai restaurant) So it’s everyone’s favourite time of the year, our golden opportunity to indulge as much as possible. We’ll eat and drink as if the January diet is as easy as the bottle of wine we’ve just devoured, or the […]

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21.11.2016

Celebrating Thanksgiving with the BBQ Collective PLUS their scrumptious Pumpkin Pie Recipe

BBQ Collective, Sheffield  Thanksgiving dinner cooked by an American with a focus on smoked cooked meats, yes please! We caught up with Jeff Wright Executive Chef and Co-Owner of the BBQ Collective Sheffield, who wrote this fantastic piece on Thanksgiving Dinner, how they’ll be celebrating this Thursday, plus Jeff shares his delicious Pumpkin Pie Recipe […]

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18.11.2016

Fizz & Flute offer the ultimate professional fizz experience for your event

We first fell in love with Fizz and Flute when we spotted Eric their beautiful Piaggio three wheeled Italian van all set up to impress, at StrEat Food Festival in Harrogate. Run by the lovely Nicola and Helen their prosecco bar travels nationwide to birthday parties, corporate events, weddings, private events, music festivals, street food […]

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08.11.2016

Northcote at The Star Inn the City With Michelin starred chef Nigel Haworth

The Star Inn The City, Museum Street, York, YO1 7DR – 01904 619208 As The Star Inn The City revealed their Autumn/Winter event listings we couldn’t believe our luck when they announced the collaboration with one of the UK’s best Chefs, Nigel Haworth. Northcote has been on our radar for a good few years after […]

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28.10.2016

A taste of things to come as Jöro pop up at the Milestone

Jöro pop up at the Milestone with a 7 course tasting menu, to showcase a taste of what’s to come for their highly anticipated new restaurant, coming December to the revolutionary new space Krynkl in Kelham Island.

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18.10.2016

AN EVENING WITH 2016 MASTER CHEF FINALIST STUART ARCHER, THE CULINARY CHEMIST

The people of Sheffield were in for an absolute treat last Friday as Inox Head Chef Joe Berry and the team collaborated with Master Chef 2016 finalist Stuart Archer, AKA The Culinary Chemist to deliver a five course Master Chef inspired dinner. Tickets for the event flew out in anticipation for a taste of Stuart’s […]

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21.09.2016

York Food Festival returns this weekend for a tasty 20th year

York Food & Drink Festival is back and better than ever this Friday 23rd September until 2nd October, with street food, craft beer, champagne, live music, chef demonstrations, kids’ activities, cookery classes, taste and ale trails and a delicious variety of evening events. Over 100 stalls will take over Parliament Street with a wide range […]

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20.08.2016

WILD Takes its Dining Flavour to a whole new Wild Experience this August Bank Holiday

For four days this August (Friday 26th-Monday 29th), Wild Restaurant from Harrogate is hosting ‘The Teepee Village’ for an amazing dining experience as part of the very first ‘StrEat Food and Family Fun Festival’ in the Valley Gardens, Harrogate. Jim Key, head chef and proprietor of Wild Restaurant is planning a menu not to be […]

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18.08.2016

This Weekend : Market Day at The Hepworth

In celebration of their summer exhibition Stanley Spencer: Of Angels & Dirt  and the artist’s love of village life and rural landscape, Market Day at The Hepworth Wakefield, Yorkshire’s award winning gallery, features over 20 handpicked stalls of artisan goods and street food, plus garden games and live music. Street Food Market Gallery Garden, 11am […]

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18.08.2016

Two New Head Chefs for The Devonshire Arms

The Devonshire Hotel & Spa located at ‘The Gateway to The Dales’, in picturesque Bolton Abbey is established as one of the finest country house hotels in the North of England. A coaching inn, since the early C17th, with its 3 AA rosette restaurant, The Burlington having won many awards. They have recently appointed two […]

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10.08.2016

WIN Tickets to Foodies Festival Harrogate

Foodies Festival Returns to Ripley Castle with a Lip-Smacking Feast of Culinary Features, Top Chefs and Foodie Fun from 19th to 21st August and we’re giving away x3 pairs of day tickets! Enter by registering with us and sharing our Facebook Competition post. Winners will be contacted 17th August. Here’s whats in store: Top local […]

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29.07.2016

Win x2 tickets to Wild’s Experimental Teepee Dinner at StrEat Festival

One of the most unique food festivals that Yorkshire has ever seen is coming to Harrogate this August Bank Holiday. The StrEat Food and Family Fun Festival will showcase FIVE zones of some of the finest Street Food, a Teepee dedicated to all things from one of Harrogate’s best restaurants Wild, Craft Beer Teepee, Cocktails, […]

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27.07.2016

On the menu at the Huddersfield Food & Drink Festival

Huddersfield Food & Drink Festival 2016 will run over four days starting Thursday 4th August. Last year’s festival celebrated its 15th anniversary and was considered the best year ever, with individuals and families travelling from across the region and as far as Liverpool, Cornwall and New York to join them. Over 90% of the food […]

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07.07.2016

Celebrating International Chocolate Day with Tarte & Berry and Yves Quemerais

Happy International Chocolate Day! To help you celebrate we have two delicious recipes for you to try out at home. Tarte & Berry The first recipe comes from our friends at Tarte and Berry, who specialise in artisan baked treats. Handmade in their Yorkshire bakery, they use only the best quality ingredients such as British […]

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02.07.2016

Incredible Chef Line-up at the Great Yorkshire Show

Here’s a taster of some of the incredible dishes that will be demonstrated

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21.06.2016

Waterfront Festival & British Street Food Awards team up to bring Leeds waterways to life

This weekend will be host to the 9th Year of the Leeds Waterfront Festival, a jam packed festival that takes place across 8 sites each hosting a mix of music, performance, art and of course incredible food and drink. As part of the festival the British Street Food Awards are bringing their Scotland and the […]

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19.06.2016

Celebrating national martini day with Brasserie Blanc

Its a double celebration today, not only is it Fathers Day but it’s also National Martini Day! One of Leeds best french restaurants Brasserie Blanc has shared with us  their recipe for Espresso Martini. Warning these are highly addictive! 25ml Absolut Vodka 25ml Kahlua 10ml Gomme sugar syrup 40ml Union Revelation blend espresso Method Pour the […]

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16.06.2016

Horto Summer Pop Up Tasting Event

Tuesday night we were lucky enough to get invited to an exclusive tasting event at Rudding Park’s brand new pop up restaurant Horto. Latin for ‘kitchen garden’, Horto utilises seasonal ingredients from over 100 different herbs, salads, edible flowers and fruits all grown by Kitchen Gardener, Adrian Reeve. Adrian and acclaimed Yorkshire Chef Murray Wilson […]

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13.06.2016

York’s Taster Festival gets us ready for September

The York Food & Drink Taster Festival did not disappoint, the weekend saw Parliament Street awash with the smells, sights and tastes of some of Yorkshire’s finest producers.     Tikka Kebab Kitchen                                              […]

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11.06.2016

Celebrate World Gin Day with Slingsby Gin and their Signature Serve

We’ve teamed up with Slingsby Gin for a double celebration. World Gin Day and The Queen’s 90th Birthday!! It’s World Gin Day on the 11th of June, this paired with the Queen’s 90th birthday means double the festivities are in order this weekend. To celebrate, the Spirit of Harrogate, home of Harrogate based Slingsby Gin, is […]

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05.06.2016

Leeds Feasting at the Yorkshire Post Food & Drink Festival

Leeds Feasting at the Yorkshire Post Food & Drink Festival

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24.05.2016

Top 10 foodie reasons to attend Malton Food Lovers Festival this weekend

Top 10 foodie reasons to attend Malton Food Lovers Festival

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