Dinner and Luxury Stay at The Painswick Hotel | Cotswolds

A lovely article caught my attention in Country & Town House Magazine entitled ‘Where To Stay: The Best Hotels in The Cotswolds’. Amongst those listed was The Painswick – a 4 star hotel located in the small town of Painswick, just 10 miles outside of Cheltenham. It so happened they were running their incredible hygge […]

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Slow Cooked Meat Ragù aka Bolognese Sauce | Recipe

Technically I can’t really call this a bolognese as it’s only really a bolognese when made in Bologna, Italia. We actually visited Bologna for a day trip last year just to try the real deal ‘ragù alla bolognese’ and it was quite special. So here’s my version of a very slow cooked and rich meat ragù […]

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Taking the Dog to The Swan Inn, Birlingham | Pershore

Our 9 year old Springer Spaniel (aka Holly) is a relatively well behaved pooch, but we rarely take her out with us when trying out new pubs and restaurants. We always say we should, but then talk ourselves out of it. Then when we’re sat in the pub surrounded by other furry faces, we wish […]

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10 Restaurant Lunchtime Deals for £10 or Less in Worcester!

Everyone is looking for a bargain in the New Year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still eat out. Whilst shopping the January sales, why not pop into one of these Worcester restaurants, where you’ll get a great deal for lunch and for only £10 or less (per person)! The deals are listed alphabetically… The […]

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Christmas Eve Eve Lunch at The Old Butchers | Stow-on-the-Wold

Shellfish crackers, a shell bowl and finger bowl were all provided for the messy and painstaking task of extracting the sweet, succulent flesh from within the crustacean’s crevices. The hard work paid off, for inside the ‘tricksy’ shell a tasty reward was unveiled and oh so worthy of the effort. Back in October we took […]

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Pershore Patty Wins Trophy at Social Media Awards 2017

Worcestershire food blogger Pershore Patty was nominated in 2 categories in the annual social media awards, organised by ‘Worcestershire Hour’, an online networking event for the Worcestershire area. ‘Worcestershire Hour’ was created by Worcester based businessman Stuart Allen in 2013, and now has more almost 20k followers on Twitter, connecting hundreds and thousands of people […]

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