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    Hispi – Didsbury – review

    Hispi We jumped at the chance to dine at Hispi, when we heard a friend from Cambridge was going to be in Manchester for a few days and was looking for locals to dine with. We’d been meaning to go…

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    Real Foods – product review

    I was offered the chance to try a product of my choosing from the fantastic (and huge-over 12000 lines) range of products offered by Real Foods. You can find them here. Real Foods are an Edinburgh based supplier of vegetarian,…

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    Review: SoLita – Manchester NQ

    As a birthday treat for me we plumped on SoLita, having heard loads of great things and having it recommend by food loving friends. We had already decided on food, having looked at the menus online. We started with the…

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    Review: Reds True Barbecue – Leeds

    As a celebration of my new job I decided to treat Mr CK to lunch, he chose Red’s true barbecue in Leeds. We arrived just before 12 (when they open) and there was already a small huddle of people waiting.…

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    Review: Almost Famous – Leeds

    As I had a meeting in Leeds I decided to meet Mr CK for lunch. He chose the venue – Almost Famous as he had been wanting to try their burgers for a while. We were seated quickly in a…

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    Review: Rick Stein’s Spain

    I loved the Rick Stein tv series that accompanied this book, I remember at the time people on social media poo pooing the tv show, saying it was not really authentic and that he had not visited the right places,…

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    Old Gate – Hebden Bridge – review

    Newly arrived to the area I took to Twitter and asked where is good to eat. The Old Gate came up more than once. It was also recommended by our neighbours, so when we fancied treating ourselves to a meal…

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    Review: Sunday Lunch – Gordon Ramsay

    Love him or hate him Mr Ramsay is not too shabby in the kitchen and of the cookbooks by him that I own I think this is the best one. The book is split into 25 menus each comprising of…