An oyster guzzling, cheese hoarding, wine lover with a hunger to learn more about the hospitality industry.. I still believe that du Vin was a catalyst for where I am today.
It's late January, it's still pretty chilly here in Birmingham and all the festive food has finally worn off. An invitation to a warming banquet of Chinese food is the perfect anecdote. A group of bloggers and I were invited to the Chung Ying Blogger’s Bites event at the Colmore Row location last night.
A new restaurant has arrived on Colmore Row and last week a few bloggers and I were invited to try out the early evening set menu. Gusto falls under the Living Ventures umbrella and is joined by The Alchemist next door. I'd heard of Living Ventures for years, but had never been to any of their bars or restaurants.… Continue reading Food: Gusto Restaurant arrives in Birmingham
I recently turned another year older and was delighted to hear of another celebrant in town. Nosh and Quaff Restaurant celebrated its 1st year, by throwing a massive birthday bash which happened to coincide with my birthday September 15th (why thank you)! The night was filled with live music, drinks and lots of food. Nosh… Continue reading Event: Birthdays, hip hip, hooray!