Beyond old favourite Mamma Mia – a gaff, incidentally, that seems to up its game on a monthly basis (recent refurb, wood-fired oven, regional specialities) – I reckon you still… Read More
I had an inkling we were onto a good thing when I earwigged overheard yer man Andrew Pern – The Star Inn’s gaffer – talking on the phone about doing things to chicken skin… Read More
I’ve banged on about the place enough times by now for folk to know that I’m a Box Tree acolyte, so I’ll keep this to the point and swerve any onerous ‘gags’ ab… Read More
I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned it or not but over in the day job there’s been a bit of redundancy malarkey going on. As such, eating out’s been rationed, although I d… Read More
People who say “eating’s cheating” obviously haven’t marathoned through a day having breakfasted on Guinness, lunched on lager and afternoon-tea’d on Gin &… Read More
It’s all gone tits. Well, not quite just yet, but the complete dickwod that is potential redundancy is hanging forebodingly over the old head, bringing with it – and let’s… Read More
A return trip to the Reliance in Leeds, first. In the nose-bag this time: meaty mackerel doused in a chermoula dressing, the spiky coriander and cumin combination wistfully bringing to mind… Read More
It’s telling that when we left one of Iberica’s soft launches a couple of weeks ago, discussion turned not to the tapas and tortilla but to the bar and the bogs. That’s not… Read More
Recap: A victorious Great British Menu ‘journey’ (ugh). Leeds’s first Michelin star in over 10 years. Cool shoes. “Very Original”, drone the Michelin lot in the… Read More
The thing with snow is that it can be a right annoying bastard. There’s us, being all Leedsy (coffee without milk, etc) when a mayday message came through from the homeland advising th… Read More
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