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News: Birmingham Gin from Langleys hits Selfridges & Bar Opus

News: Birmingham Gin from Langleys hits Selfridges & Bar Opus

It’s no secret I’m a gin fan, and it’s nice to see the local chaps at the Langley Distillery have partnered with Selfridges and Bar Opus to make a Birmingham exclusive gin, named Birmingham Gin. This London Dry Gin is carefully brewed with coriander, angelica root, liquorice […]

Colmore Food Festival 2017

Colmore Food Festival 2017

It seems to be coming around quicker every year. The Colmore Food Festival is one of the highlights of Wifey and I’s year. Bringing the cream of the Colmore BID‘s bars, restaurants and cafes in a showcase over a Friday and Saturday. You can read previous years’ posts […]

New Cocktail Menu at Bar Opus

New Cocktail Menu at Bar Opus

I’m no stranger to the Opus group (you can read about previous experiences here, here, here, and here). So I was very happy when they invited me down to try out their new cocktail menu at Bar Opus. Situated just past Colmore Row, nestled next […]

Choc-A-Block at Colmore Food Festival

Choc-A-Block at Colmore Food Festival

Has it really been a year since the last food festival? Time flies fast in the second city! The Colmore Food Festival is one of the highlights of Wifey and I’s year. Bringing the cream of the Colmore BID‘s bars, restaurants and cafes in a […]

Magno Opus Nocte -Friday Nights as Opus – Cornwall Street

Magno Opus Nocte -Friday Nights as Opus – Cornwall Street

I’ve been to Bar Opus and Cafe Opus on a multitude of occasions but this was my first ever visit to the big brother, Opus itself, a stalwart of the Birmingham food scene for over a decade. Ran by Ann Tonks, Irene Allan, with exec chef Ben Ternent conducting the kitchen. […]

Texan Tasting – Low ‘n’ Slow @ Bar Opus, a menu inspired by travel

Texan Tasting – Low ‘n’ Slow @ Bar Opus, a menu inspired by travel

Before you start, no, this isn’t a repeat of my Magnum Meat post (read it here), this is more of a part 2. It’s been just over 6 months since I had the pleasure of visiting one of Low ‘n’ Slow’s takeovers at Bar Opus and […]

Beverage Objective – Cocktail Masterclass at Bar Opus

Beverage Objective – Cocktail Masterclass at Bar Opus

As I was snapping outside, the tram whistled passed. Though I work pretty much opposite Bar Opus, I’m still not used to them coming past! After bumping into David Massey of #Brumhour / Dave the Buffet Slayer outside, we wandered into the swanky Colmore Business District […]

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 […]

Coming Back Down to the CBD Food Festival – Day 2

Coming Back Down to the CBD Food Festival – Day 2

After a restful night’s sleep and a (very) light breakfast, it was time for a wander back down towards Victoria Square for a few more samples highlighting the range of choice in Colmore Business District…

Consuming, Blogging and Drinking at CBD Food Festival – Day 1

Consuming, Blogging and Drinking at CBD Food Festival – Day 1

Probably one of the highlights of most food bloggers year is the Colmore Business District Food Festival, it certainly is one of mine…