Nan Tei – Japanese (Yakitori) – Nottingham

  Its been a lean couple of weeks in posting with an unexpected visit to hospital meaning eating out and drinking wine have been in shortly supply. I’m back on my feet though… Continue reading

6 of my favourite great value wines

  Whatever you’re out to find there’s nothing better than getting your hands on a bargain. Of all the wine I’ve drunk recently I’ve felt these are the best bang for your buck.… Continue reading

Sample – Modern European – Nottingham

  Sample might have flown under some radars but those in the know have been talking about it since opening a couple of months ago, I have been eagerly waiting for the opportunity… Continue reading

Wines! England and Australia

  I thought I would have a crack at writing about wine. If you’ve been following me on Twitter you will have seen more posts of various bottles and tastings I have been… Continue reading

U Canteen – Chinese – Nottingham

  The best Chinese restaurants often aren’t much to look at and U Canteen is no exception. Down just past the properly fashionable part of Hockley it’s opposite Oriental Mart which I believed… Continue reading

Nottingham – The Working Lunch – Part 2

  My continual search for great working lunches in Nottingham really shows how diverse our options are and in general receiving favourable scores. Part 1 is available here    Wok & Go  … Continue reading

Nottingham – The Working Lunch – Part 1

  I was speaking someone recently who lamented the lack of knowledge of Nottingham’s lunch options for the busy city worker. I thought they were quite right. Almost a year ago now I… Continue reading

The Pudding Pantry – Breakfast – Nottingham (Sherwood)

  There have been more yet developments in Sherwood since I wrote about Rikshaw in the Summer. Mostly drinking establishments like the Crafty Teller, Hugo’s and Jenkins. The other new arrival is the… Continue reading

Nottingham’s Best Dishes 2018

  Welcome to a rundown of my favourite dishes of the year in Nottingham. The top of the tree, Alchemilla and Sat Bains were both featured in my “Overall Best Dishes 2018”.  For… Continue reading

Overall Best Dishes – 2018

  This list (in no particular order) details the very best dishes I have eaten in 2018. A Nottingham-specific overview will be coming soon!   A visit to Berlin in frosty February took… Continue reading