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Trying My Hand at Cocktail Making: Yates, Hull

When Jenny Barrett and I first came up with the idea for #HullFoodie, we fully expected to be writing mainly about the independent eateries in Hull. Nevertheless, we were curious to see what huge pub chain Yates has to offer to the already bustling city centre. Yates kindly invited a few of the Hull Bloggers… Continue reading Trying My Hand at Cocktail Making: Yates, Hull

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A Taste of Twentieth-Century France in York: Patisserie Valerie

Opening its doors in London’s Soho in the mid-1920s, Patisserie Valerie now brings French café culture to cities right across the UK. With its retro, 1950s vibe and delicious cakes, breakfasts as well as a wide selection of tea and coffee, it’s a tad surprising that I hadn’t eaten there before.

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Hull Yum! Food Festival 2014

I only spent an hour or so at Yum! Food Fest in Victoria Square, Hull but still managed to soak in the warm inviting atmosphere and grab a delicious handmade cookie whilst I was busy taking photos for this very post! I was invited to blog at Yum! after blogging for Hull Fashion Week and… Continue reading Hull Yum! Food Festival 2014