Author: Laura

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Three Months of Lockdown Parenthood

Unbelievably, Bam Bam will be 13 weeks old tomorrow. Equally as difficult to countenance, she has just fallen asleep in her carrier despite being quite grouchy today due to her...

The Wine Explorer by Graham Mitchell wine book

BOOK REVIEW: The Wine Explorer

Former wine merchant turned wine writer Graham Mitchell’s latest book is a joyful read, drawing on his years of travel as a wine buyer and sharing the experiences of the...

Leicester Lockdown Lunches

ROTHLEY WINE: While the rest of you are out, visiting your non-essential shops and supping pints in the pub, we in Leicester remain in lockdown. To add insult to injury,...

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Sourdough Pizza from Bisbrooke Artisans

Over the last few months, just before lockdown began, the Bisbrooke Artisans began experimenting with making their famous sourdough into pizza bases. Some lucky locals in the villages around them...