NE1 Restaurant Week – New Menu and Free Cocktails at Colonel Porter’s

It’s back again! Yes, every foodie’s favourite event, NE1 Restaurant Week, has taken over Newcastle for the final time this year. And to kick it off in style, I was invited along to Colonel Porter’s…

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Bistrot Pierre Middlesbrough: New Summer Menu

As the heatwave knocks the North East on it’s arse (we really don’t know how to deal with it do we?), Bistrot Pierre Middlesbrough has freshened up their menu with a range of new dishes…

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5 Best Walks in the North East with Nearby Pubs

You didn’t think for a second there wouldn’t be a pint involved did you? A critical factor in deciding where to hike for us is the nearby pub – there’s just nothing better than a…

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Easy Vegetarian Thai Green Curry Recipe

We eat a LOT of meat. And whilst I personally don’t think I could go full veggie, we’ve been debating being less carnivorous for some time. We consistently hear the benefits of eating less meat…

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Träkol at By the River Brew Co Review

I have been wanting to dine at Träkol since the opening of Gateshead’s very own container village in 2018. But when it made Jay Rayner’s list of 10 must-eat places across the UK, I pestered…

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