Food trends that should stay in 2017


Ramblings

As 2018 approaches and we all start banging on about ‘out with the old, in with the new’, I thought I’d discuss some of the food trends that have been in the news this year. But of course, in my usual ranty, pessimistic style, it’s the rubbish ones I’ll be talking about. You know the […]

December 29, 2017

Puddings galore @ Pirlos Dessert Lounge


Events, restaurants, Review

Happy Birthday Pirlos Dessert Lounge This week saw pudding master Pirlos Dessert Lounge celebrate its first birthday, and I was lucky enough to be invited by the kind folk at Delicious PR to the blogger birthday bash at the popular Digbeth restaurant. This unique establishment is designed to seriously indulge sugar fiends and has an […]

May 26, 2017

Doughnut Dreams 


Ramblings

It’s Sunday night and we’ve had a gloriously lazy day. Like, really lazy. I’ve only just managed to change out of my jimjams (..don’t judge me) let alone attempt anything as wild as leaving the house. Due to my impending birthday in the next few weeks, my other half popped into Brum this afternoon to […]

April 23, 2017

Sunday brunch @ Bistro du Vin


Hotels, restaurants, Review

A few weeks ago I got to experience the famous Bistro du Vin Sunday Brunch at Hotel Du Vin, which sits right between the Jewellery Quarter and Snow Hill areas. My wonderful friend Flic gave me the lunch as a gift – she knows me well! – and we finally found the time to enjoy […]

February 28, 2017