Category Archives: beer

Meat Liquor Pilgrimage

Love it or hate it? I had to try it! Not living quite so close to “That London” I do not get the opportunities to try things out as I used to, so as we were in town for that … Continue reading

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Malham Show, Yorkshire Dales

Well it’s that crazy week again leading up to Malham Show the highlight of the calendar here in Malhamdale, the house is a buzz with baking, handicrafts, show admin, schedules, entries and on the farm sheep are being washed, trimmed … Continue reading

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Great Yorkshire Show 2012 – Welcome to Yorkshire Lunch

The Great Yorkshire Show 2012 was the abbreviated version, for one day only, after the downpours of Tuesday afternoon the organisers decided to cancel the rest of the show, no parking and severely restricted access…. So I will miss my … Continue reading

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Live Beer Blogging at #EBBC12 Leeds

As part of the European Beer Blogging Conference held in Leeds in May 2012 we participated in a “Live speed beer blogging session”, 10 beers in an hour, a 5 minute pitch and taste from each brewer or brand ambassador. … Continue reading

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Grassington Festival 2012 – “Beer, Food & Relish”

Grassington Festival is upon us once again and this years highlights for me include, Billy Ocean, Allan Davies, Hope & Social and a Frank Stone lecture, Frank was actually part of the real Great Escape from Hut 104 in Stalag … Continue reading

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The Queens Arms, Litton, Open for the Jubilee

Called in at The Queens Arms in Litton earlier today,  just delivering the last of the Jubilee sausages & burger orders and you could see the transformation already in this recently reopened pub.  After being closed for about 5 months … Continue reading

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Leeds Loves Food – Part #1

The fantastic weather over the weekend of Leeds Loves Food brought out the crowds to drink, feast and watch a few cookery demos…  Brian Turner was in attendance over the weekend for food demos, book signings and a hosted dinner … Continue reading

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The Dales Festival of Food & Drink, Leyburn, Wensleydale

Leyburn Food Festival is here again, the first food festival we ever attended and “my favourite”.  The Festival based in Leyburn, Wensleydale runs from Saturday the 5th May through to Monday the 7th May 2012. The Dales Festival of Food has … Continue reading

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Copper Dragon Bistro, Skipton, Dinner Service

I’v mentioned the merits & surprises of dining on an industrial estate before and Copper Dragon Bistro never fails to surprise, we tried the evening service for the first time last night, packed as usual and after a couple of pints of … Continue reading

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Stephanie Moon’s Great British Menu at Rudding Park

On Wednesday last, I was invited to Rudding Park, Harrogate to watch the Great British Menu featuring our own Stephanie Moon in the hotels luxurious  mini cinema and then Stephanie’s own Great British Menu was served in the Board room upstairs at … Continue reading

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