Category Archives: Drinks

Yorkshire Gin

Gin is trendy! and with the explosion of micro distillers throughout the UK the choice and variety has never been so good.  Here is our selection of Yorkshire Gins. Gin is a flavoured spirit using a cocktail of botanicals and … Continue reading

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Foodies Festival Returns to Ripley Castle

Foodies Festival Returns to Ripley Castle with a Lip-Smacking Feast of Culinary Features, Top Chefs and Foodie Fun. • MasterChef winner Ping Coombes and top local chefs cooking live • Focus on Brazilian street food on the Street Food Avenue … Continue reading

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Foodies Festival, Ripley Castle

Foodies Festival Returns to Ripley Castle with a Lip-Smacking Feast of Culinary Features, Top Chefs and Foodie Fun 19th to 21st August • Yorkshire’s culinary elite and MasterChef winner Ping Coombes cooking live • Celebrity chef Aldo Zilli launches his … Continue reading

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BBC FOOD & FARMING AWARDS 2016: THE SHORTLIST

BBC Radio 4’s Food Programme, announced the finalists for the BBC Food & Farming Awards 2016. This year’s short list brings together some of the most diverse, dedicated and passionate people and organisations from around the UK who are changing food for the better. Continue reading

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Masons Yorkshire Gins & Yorkshire Vodka

Masons Yorkshire Gin announces release of three new products in celebration of turning two. Soon to be in a bar near you, up and coming Masons gin announces the release of three new uniquely Yorkshire drinks in celebration of its … Continue reading

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Gregg Wallace backs ‘Leeds Food Month’

GREGG WALLACE BACKS ‘LEEDS FOOD MONTH’ FOR SUCCESS AHEAD OF 10TH ANNUAL LEEDS FOOD AND DRINK FESTIVAL -TV presenter sampled the city’s culinary delights as Leeds launches first ‘Food Month’- A month-long celebration of food and drink in Leeds starts … Continue reading

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Kilnsey Show 2014 – Street Food in a Field!

For 2014 the food area at Kilnsey Show took another leap forward and was transformed into the Local Food Village with some fantastic local food in the Farmers Market and an eclectic mix of street food on offer.  Everything from … Continue reading

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Serious Food Magazines

I love a good magazine, from Gadgets to Bushcraft to Rugby Union, Cricket and everything in between, basically I am a sucker for a good glossy magazine.  They are perfect for the holiday journey or simply as great coffee table … Continue reading

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the espresso machine for the car – Handpresso Auto

Two of my favourite things, coffee & gadgets! and with this new coffee maker from handpresso you can have both “the espresso machine for the car”. Handpresso Auto This good looking gadget fits neatly in the glove box or in … 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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