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Beer Review: Rheinbacher Premium Pilsner from Aldi

Budget summer pilsner At 99p a bottle from Aldi I wasn't expecting much from this beer. However, it was sunny and I quite fancied a light lager to accompany dinner later so in the basket it went. Pour Pouring out the beer it has a clear golden/straw colour with a fizzy white head. Aroma A light sweet

Knockderry Country house hotel scotland accommodation Review

Accommodation review: Knockderry Country House Hotel, Cove, Scotland

Knock your socks off at this country retreat Knockderry County House Hotel isn't all that far away from Glasgow but is far away enough, hidden on the far side of the Rosneath peninsula, making it an ideal location for a quick but secluded getaway from the city. History of the house Knockderry (meaning ‘hill of oak’ in

Food review: The World’s End market, London

You don't have to travel to the end of the world for great steak Located on King's Rd in Chelsea, this grade II building stands out like an architectural gem, this old tavern once stood on the edge of London and has so much history that it even has its own Wikipedia page! But today, inside, it's

Deiss zester and grater review

Product Review: Deiss Pro Lemon Zester & Grater

I've got one of those walls which seems to have every piece of kitchen gadgetry thats ever been made. Melon baller (cos I'm always balling my melons!), testers (cos I'm always zesting my lemons), strainers (cos I'm always...you get the idea). If it's been made it's probably hanging on my Ikea "tool" rack. And I appear to

Old Mill Inn, Pitlochry - bedroom

Hotel review: The Old Mill Inn, Pitlochry

Inn of the Year 2016! Something keeps bringing us back to the Tay and Tummel valleys, having stayed over in Pitlochry, Dunkeld, Bankfoot and Aberfeldy numerous times over the last few years. We first visited the Old Mill Inn in 2013, just after it had changed hands, and by 2014 it had already been voted Inn of the

Jesmond Dene House hotel - bedroom

Hotel review: Jesmond Dene House Hotel

A country house break in the city Jesmond Dene House is one of only two Newcastle-upon-Tyne hotels listed in the 2017 Michelin guide, and they get a separate entry for their food too (they also have 3 AA rosettes). The mansion house sits beside a wooded area above the Ouseburn river ('Dene' is a local term

Chophouse Market Street - exterior

Food review: Chop House, Arch 15, E Market St, Edinburgh

Chop to it! Get to the Chop House... New recruit "Local chef" visits the newly-opened Market Street Chop House with Mr Foodie... This was my first time visiting The Arches on Market Street, a relatively new development of cafes, restaurants and niche shops in the bridge arches under Jeffery Street along from the quieter entrance/exit

Tempest brewing co red eye flight beer review

Drink: Red Eye Flight by Tempest Brewing Co

  Review of Red Eye Flight Beer Name: Red Eye Flight Brewery: Tempest Brewing Co, Scotland ABV: 7.4% Hops: Columbus Aroma: Coffee, chocolate and roasted malt. Appearance: Very dark brown, couldn't see through when held to light. Pleasant appearance. Taste: Thick, rich tasting beer with strong coffee and chocolate notes. Good on you if you can

Cheese Posties toasted sandwich

Product: Cheese Posties

I have yet to meet someone who doesn't love a cheese toastie, I mean who can't love fat and carbs all mixed together! Cheese and bread were certainly made for each other. If you love cheese toasties you will love Cheese Posties!  Sign up online and get cheese toasties delivered to your house. Simple. I

HECK chicken italia sausages Review

Product Review: HECK Chicken Italia sausages

HECK sausages are always popular around here and this month their Chicken Italia sausage is renamed CHECK to help raise funds and awareness for the Movember Foundation. We had to get some and see if they passed the Fred (the cat) test! There are 10 sausages in a packet and as soon as the plastic