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Las Iguanas – Trafford Centre

As I’ve mentioned before in previous blog posts, it’s a tricky time for a restaurant these days. With new places opening and closing every day it’s important to listen to customers and their needs. That’s exactly what Las Iguanas are doing. Back in my party days I would happily hit up their 241 cocktails and grab…

Festival Food Diaries – Cheese & Iron

Since I’m hitting up quite a lot of festivals this year I decided I would keep you updated on what food is going around these days. Food festivals and makers markets have soared in popularity in recent years. We’ve seen a boom in the number of restaurants which have popped up in Manchester alone so…

A Manchester Tart Inspired Doughnut

To celebrate National Doughnut week the guys at Domu asked me to create a Manchester themed doughnut! I wanted to do a Vimto doughnut, Mark suggested a Manchester Bee one but It was my sister Joanne that threw in the idea of a Manchester Tart and as soon as she said it i thought yes. A…

The Clarence – Bury

It’s been a few years since i moved from Manchester to Heywood and i can honestly say i still don’t really know my surroundings. Instead of taking drives around the area, exploring new eateries and walks we discovered Bury and it stuck. The Clarence in Bury is one of the main reasons why! It’s a…

Sugar Rays – Manchester NQ

Hot dogs and waffles and cocktails and even Guinness, this place hits my top 10 list of eateries hard! A few months back i stumbled across the Instagram page of Sugar Rays and instantly tagged Sarah (my partner in dessert crime) and i wasn’t expecting her reaction. Probably three times a week she tagged me in…

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