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Monthly Archive: May, 2016

Joyeux Anniversaire! Brummie Gourmand is 1!

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It’s hard to believe it’s been a year since my first post. It started off as a way to highlight some of the the wonderful restaurants and streetfood vendors Wifey and I visited… Continue reading

Magno Opus Nocte -Friday Nights as Opus – Cornwall Street

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I’ve been to Bar Opus and Cafe Opus on a multitude of occasions but this was my first ever visit to the big brother, Opus itself, a stalwart of the Birmingham food scene for over… Continue reading

Truffle Hunting in The Chocolate Quarter

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The Jewellery Quarter is having a bit of a renaissance recently, attracting new and creative independent stores.  One of the most recent editions is a new chocolaterie in the form of The Chocolate… Continue reading

A very ‘Tesh’ty Pop Up – Ben Tesh takes over Urban Coffee Company

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Pop ups are becoming a big thing in the foodie world. Allowing chefs creativity before establishing roots and letting them be experimental with dishes for the curious. Former Turner’s chef Ben Tesh is moving… Continue reading

Wanna Get Flexible? – #Envy at Marmalade

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It’s now round six of the seven sins (+ 1) with Bitters ‘n’ Twisted, and hosted by the wonderful Vicky Osgood of Brumderland. Previous events can be read about here:    Greed  Wrath  Inferno  Lust  Gluttony Marmalade is… Continue reading

Wifey Writes: Pudding Proliferation at Pirlo’s

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For the first time, I let Wifey loose without me to find out about a new exciting dessert venue in Digbeth… When Ryan was invited to the grand launch of Pirlo’s Dessert Lounge,… Continue reading

Return to Rofuto – Utsukushī menyū to byū

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You may have seen previously on the blog Wifey and I went to the Rofuto opening a few weeks back. I mentioned then I would be returning for a more generous sample of the menu, so… Continue reading

Vintage Variety at A Lost Society

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Those in Birmingham’s foodie scene are probably aware of Josh Porter, former Chef de Partie and co-founder of one of last year’s hottests pop-ups, En-Place. With new partner, food writer and blogger, Jade… Continue reading