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The Best Places for Cupcakes in the Midlands

With a perfectly baked base, a swirl of delicious frosting and topped with a smorgasbord of decorations and finishing touches, you really can’t beat a good cupcake can you? Superior to one big cake thanks to their individual portions, cupcakes make the perfect addition to a birthday party, leaving do, wedding or baby shower. And […]

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The Best Farm Shops in the Midlands

The return of Autumn sees an increase in typically ‘cute’ activities. Drive in cinemas, pumpkin picking and visiting farm shops. Buying produce from local farm shops not only ensures you get fresh, locally sourced ingredients and meat, but it also supports local farmers, sellers and businesses. There are some great ones all over the UK […]

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5 of the Best Farm-to-Fork Restaurants in the UK

More and more of us are becoming more conscious about where our food is coming from. About how processed it is, about how our meat is farmed and about the nutrients the food we eat contains. While a lot of the supermarket products have a long list of additives and ingredients that sound like rocket […]

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Drink Food

Join Us For Beer and Pizza Day

Was there ever a better combination than beer and pizza? Whether it’s enjoyed on a boys night, sat outside on holiday or watching a film, there really is nothing else like it. Pizza is certainly an old tradition, with the first pizza believed to have been invented in 1522 when the people of Naples started […]

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Food

Have You Tried Pierogi Yet?

You may not have heard of it before but pierogi is a tasty doughy dumpling, stuffed with various fillings and cooked in boiling water. It’s a dish that originates in central Europe (Poland in particular) and is a wildy popular dish at authentic Polish restaurants (both in Poland and further afield). The classic filling is […]

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6 Mexican Restaurants In The East Midlands You Can Visit For Taco Day 2018!

Mexican food is delicious, we all know that. But what’s the best thing on the Mexican food menu? Well, that debate is another. The margin for Mexican food is HUGE, and there are so many traditional and modernised dishes we all enjoy. But, the one Mexican dish that can never go wrong, or never taste […]

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Food

World-Class British Salami finally gets Recognition

Cured meats have traditionally been viewed as a European product, however, British Charcuterie producers are finally getting in on the action. There are now over 200 of them scattered across the country, many producing world-class products. You can even study Charcuterie at The School of Artisan Food based in Nottinghamshire. As September 7 is “Salami […]

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Supermarket Lasagne – Which is the UK’s Favourite?

The USA celebrated national lasagne day at the weekend, or lasagna, as they spell it; and it got me thinking about how popular lasagne is over here in the UK. When we walk into our local supermarkets you’re guaranteed to see fridges full of ready-made-meals, and if you either love them or hate them, there’s always […]

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Food

The Best-Selling Ice-cream Sandwiches this Summer

So we’ve written about sandwiches… and we’ve written about ice cream, but now, we’re onto something much better, ice cream sandwiches! Doesn’t the thought of the smooth vanilla and crispy wafer just take you back to being a child? Sitting on a British beach or on the grass in your garden happily getting sticky fingers […]

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Top 5 places to buy Caviar in the UK

July 18th marks the day of the fishy prestige starter we know as Caviar! This expensive delicacy is sold in some of the worlds top restaurants – but you don’t have to go out  fine dining to try it – here are 5 of the places in the UK where you can order Caviar straight […]