Month: September 2015

Back Into Foodie Festivities! Birmingham Independent Food Fair 2015 – Day 2

Back Into Foodie Festivities! Birmingham Independent Food Fair 2015 – Day 2

After a night’s rest, it was time to return to foodie heaven (see part one here).

Brum Bites – Hidden Spaces at Curzon Street Station

Brum Bites – Hidden Spaces at Curzon Street Station

You may not believe it but I occasionally do non foodie things around Birmingham, as well as stuffing my face. On the same day as Day 1 of  Birmingham Independent Food Fair 2015 as part of Birmingham Heritage Week, Hidden Spaces opened up Curzon Street railway […]

Because I Feel Foodie! Birmingham Independent Food Fair 2015 – Day 1

Because I Feel Foodie! Birmingham Independent Food Fair 2015 – Day 1

Birmingham Independent Food Fair is now in its second year, following on from #futurefoodies @ Hotel LaTour in 2013 (#futurefoodies was Wifey and I’s first foodie event in Birmingham and we were the first visitors to arrive!). Created by the minds behind Dine Birmingham, Birmingham Independent […]

Vast Victuals with Vicky’s Kitchen at the Victoria

Vast Victuals with Vicky’s Kitchen at the Victoria

The Victoria is currently going through a menu renaissance. Their kitchen was previously run by Soul Food Project who’ve since move to the other side of town to The Church in Hockley. Now run by Vicky’s Kitchen, the current retinue of burgers and pizzas is being […]

Greed: Pure Gin’ious at The Jekyll & Hyde

Greed: Pure Gin’ious at The Jekyll & Hyde

I was invited to attend a special bloggers event by the wonderful Vicky Osgood of Brumderland, and the team at Jekyll & Hyde. Go, go now and have a look at Vicky’s website  (it’s amazing), I’ll wait right here for you to get back! The Jekyll […]

Magnum Meat – Andy Low & Slow takeover at Bar Opus

Magnum Meat – Andy Low & Slow takeover at Bar Opus

After a hard week at work, my craving for sustenance meant a Friday afternoon trip out. The Opus Group (previously reviewed, as part of my CBD article), have let a local food favourite, Andy Low ‘n’ Slow take over the kitchen at Bar Opus at […]

Winding Down at The Winding House Team Rooms

Winding Down at The Winding House Team Rooms

It was a Saturday and (mostly) sunny so Wifey and I  decided to have a day trip out of the city. We pootled along to Bridgnorth to soak up the sunshine in the Severn Valley. Whilst exploring the town, we went to the Funicular (Cliff) […]

Burger Me! Independent Birmingham card BBQ at Marmalade

Burger Me! Independent Birmingham card BBQ at Marmalade

Independent Birmingham were celebrating the 2nd birthday of their discount card.  Marmalade (part of the Bitters ‘n’ Twisted group) were their latest addition and hosted a free BBQ to commemorate  the joint celebration. I thought I would pop along and see what was on offer. […]