The ultimate BBQ festival hits London 5th-6th Sept

Love BBQ? Love festivals? Well how about both together? Next weekend the biggest, baddest food festival hits the East End of London as Grillstock lands at Chestnuts Field in Walthamstow. There’s an insane line-up of world-class music, food, competitions and festival
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Win a pair of weekend tickets to Grillstock London!

On 5th and 6th September the biggest, baddest food festival hits the East End of London as Grillstock lands at Chestnuts Field in Walthamstow. There’s an insane lineup of world-class music, food, competitions and festival fun to be had. So who wouldn’t want to be
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Review – Grillstock, Walthamstow [London]

Think locally. Act hillbilly. A very fitting catchphrase for a restaurant that is different to many others in the City. Yes there’s plenty of BBQs, but there’s just something about Grillstock that draws you in and makes you part of the family!  Rating In a word
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The Hidden Kitchen St Ives

Super-quick August round up: food in Cornwall

Somehow July slipped by in a whirlwind of amazing food, festivals and wordcounts and suddenly it’s almost Port Eliot, almost August, and there’s an awesome showdown of events to put in the diary. So sleepy in the winter, I had sort of forgotten the immense mayhem of
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Review – Chop Bloc, Chelmsford [Essex]

This place brings a new level to eating in the Chelmsford area – learn about the meats you are eating and the love that’s gone into your meal before enjoying the fantastic flavours. Chop Bloc combines first class steak with a number of classic British and American
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BBQ ribs, low n' slow cooked

Review – Inkie’s Smokehouse BBQ, Cornwall

  Rating   Appeals to People who enjoy the social and delicious aspect of street food; anyone with a penchant for pulled pork, low n’ slow brisket and handcrafted sustainable food. With all recyclable containers, a marvellous converted horsebox and two of the loveliest
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Review – The Tasting Room, Broadgate [London]

This fabulous pop-up brings new entertainment and style to the already pretty classy area of Broadgate. With a skating rink, fully loaded bar and delicious food, it’s a winter hide-out worth finding. Check out The Tasting Room before it disappears at the end of
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Book review: Haute Dogs by Russell Van Kraayenburg

If, like me, you are a little uneducated about hot dog cuisine, you could be forgiven for thinking that a hot dog is just a hot dog. If that’s the case, then you need to read Haute Dogs and your relationship with hot dogs will never be the same again!  This
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Review: Portlebay Kracklecorn Range

A great accompaniment to any summer picnic, bbq or as a snack on the go. A diverse range of flavours that hit savoury and sweet notes in parallel causing a taste sensation in the mouth.   The guys over at Portlebay sent us samples of their entire range, but as there are
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The Terrace at Jumeirah Lowndes - Traditional burger

Review – Barbecue Masterclass @ The Terrace, Jumeirah Lowndes [Knightsbridge]

The excellent people at Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel invited us down to preview this year’s run of their BBQ Masterclasses, taking place at The Terrace, Jumeirah Lowndes’ outdoor bar and kitchen.  Instantly sold by the prospect of a barbecue on a sunny terrace, off I
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