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Grouse and Pheasant Pie

Wild & Game Grouse and Pheasant Pie

After trying the Wild & Game selection of game pates recently, I was delighted to receive their Grouse and Pheasant pie to sample as a pre-Christmas treat. Pies are a...

Treasure Island at Leicester's Haymarket Theatre, Captain Flint the parrot

Treasure Island makes a big splash Leicester

It was exciting this evening to attend the Press Night for the Haymarket Theatre’s first ever house production, Treasure Island. Penned by the idiosyncratic comedic talent, Sandi Toksvig, this production...

Italian vermouth in Turin

The European Capital of Booze

Where is the European Capital of Booze? This post was inspired by a bit of banter with friend and fellow blogger Lucia, over at Turin Epicurean. Anyone that knows someone...

Big Daddies Diner at LCB Depot

Last Friday at LCB Depot

For the first time in about a year, I found myself at a loose end on the final Friday of the month. There’s only one thing to do in this...

Seabass dish at North Bar and Kitchen, Leicester.

Flavour of the Decade

How’s it going Leicester? Things are pretty amazing for me… No-one is more surprised than me that this month marks this blog’s 10th anniversary! The more eagle-eyed amongst you will...