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Long Drink

Long Drink

The Finnish are famous for many things Moomins, stunningly beautiful ladies, amazing drivers, design and saunas, but another of their national treasures is not so well known. This is known as Long Drink (Lonkero) – a fantastic combination of grapefruitade and gin. This is a staple in every Finnish bar and utterly delicious & refreshing. […]

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A couple of upcoming events

A couple of upcoming events

First time, first love?     This event is exclusively available to people who’ve not been to one of my supper clubs before. It consists of some of my favourite dishes from the past 3 years of supper clubs, pop-ups & special events.   Devine Intervention  ***  Chilli & soy pork cheeks  *** Bourbon cured […]

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2014 Highs & Lows, part II

2014 Highs & Lows, part II

  As opposed to my highs & lows list where I’ve been as objective as possible, the following is absolutely free from any ethics whatsoever. I’m including mates, freebies I’ve accepted, personal opinions and things that have appealed to my dubious sense of humour. Favourite street food – Dirty Food Revolution and Arepa! Arepa! Arepa!   […]

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2014 – my highlights and low spots

2014 – my highlights and low spots

In compiling this list I followed a couple of self-imposed rules. Firstly all the goods/services were paid for in full, are based on actual visits/usage and are my own opinions, though my wife has probably influenced them to some degree as the meals have been enjoyed (or not) together. Secondly I feel that I’m too […]

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2015, upcoming events

2015, upcoming events

Dear all   As 2014 comes to a close I’m already deep in planning for 2015.  It’s going to be a very busy year with moving house as well as doing lots of new things. Something I’m aware of is that using the first come, first served system for booking events can be a little […]

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Malt Loaf Beer For MFDF

Malt Loaf Beer For MFDF

As well as cooking I am a huge fan of beer, so when Manchester Food & Drink Festival announced a competition to design a “Taste of Manchester” beer for the 2014 festival I was very interested.  I decided on a malt loaf inspired bitter as I felt that the flavours in malt loaf tie in […]

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