April 6, 2016

The Cocktail Masterclass

Ready for your hump day treat? I know I am. I know my way around a cocktail menu. I’ll be steering clear of tequila for life, lapping up Bellinis and dabbling a whole lot more in Espresso Martinis – I’m a very recent convert. Getting behind the cocktails then, should…

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April 1, 2016

Mr Nobody | Leeds Bars

New bar, new buzz, on Lower Briggate in Leeds. Mr Nobody is the mystery bar that seemingly popped up overnight replacing Rare that stood there before. The bar launched to a packed crowd last week and once it’s found its feet I can see it being there for a while.…

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March 14, 2016

North Brewing Co Tap Room | Leeds

The Leeds beer scene isn’t lacking. In the city, you’ve got your pick of craft beer bars, easy drinking spots and the run-of-the mill chain bars serving the run-of-the-mill bottles. My beer roster has been on the up over the past year, I know what I like (but always happy…

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February 16, 2016

A new world record – Gin Tasting at The Botanist

I made history. Well, was a part of doing so anyway. The Guinness World Record attempt at the world’s largest gin tasting took place last week across nine New World Trading sites in the UK. I was part of the Leeds Botanist group, ringing in my Thursday with some real…

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February 1, 2016

The Turk’s Head | Leeds

  The oldest pub in Leeds has just got a new sibling. Next door to Whitlelocks pub (300 years young), Turk’s Head opened its doors last week to welcome a new crowd to Turk’s Yard, sandwiched between the city centre shopping streets. The new joint is a hipster’s dream. Marble…

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