RESTAURANT REVIEW: TURTLE BAY NEW MENU

*Review by invite* One of the drinks I associate with summer is rum. Lazy hazy sunshine-packed days are simply made better when a snifter of rum is sipped to celebrate making it to the end of a work day. On the rocks, or with a myriad of mixers in a cocktail, I’m not picky; rum imbues the ...

MARIGOT BAY BAR & CAFÉ LAUNCHES RUM INVENTORY ON NATIONAL RUM DAY

#BeInspired New Caribbean inspired venue within King’s Court of Altrincham, South Manchester is celebrating the launch of its Rum Inventory to coincide with National Rum Day today (Thursday 16th August). Owner of Marigot Bay Bar & Café, Dave Marsland, has put together an extensive list of 90 Rum, Rhum and Ron gathered from across the Caribbean islands, ...

TURTLE BAY LAUNCH NEW RANGE OF RUM ‘N’ TONICS FOR NATIONAL RUM DAY!

Rum + Double Dutch Tonics = heaven I’m in the middle of a rum exploration adventure. It was on the back a rum epiphany, when I realised a short while ago, that rum is one of my favourite tipples. How can you not know what your favourite drink is? Easy - you take it for granted. So, ...

CHOC ON CHOC CELEBRATES NATIONAL AFTERNOON TEA WEEK WITH THE MARRIOTT PARK LANE HOTEL

A British chocolatier has created lifelike chocolate scones that ooze jam, cucumber sandwiches and biscuits for National Afternoon Tea Week. [video width="848" height="480" mp4="http://riaambertesia.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/choc-scone-video.mp4"] To celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week (13th-19th August), Choc on Choc is launching the UK's first deliciously decadent 'choc swap' afternoon tea made entirely of chocolate at the London Marriott Park Lane Hotel ...

REVEL IN STUNNING ‘SUNSET BY AUSTRALASIA’

The terrace bar at Australasia has relaunched as 'Sunset by Australasia' a brand-new haven in the heart of Spinningfields. Designed by award-winning interior designer Michelle Derbyshire, 'Sunset by Australasia' will offer a pleasure-seekers' hideaway, with a décor that oozes Miami-cool and laid-back Ibizan vibes, located right in the heart of the city. Retaining the reputation for the ...

THE SCHOOL OF ARTISAN FOOD CHAMPIONS MINDFUL BAKING

How do you relax? In this digital age where it is easy to be “switched on” 24/7, it can sometime be difficult to truly disconnect. I know the first thing I do is hop on Twitter bleary-eyed, checking to see the latest developments in the Russia probe. US politics, indeed world politics is the most ...

DON’T BE A #CHIPPYCHUCKER

When you pop to the chippy on a Friday night, do you ever find that your portion of chips is too much? I get that ALL the time, not just at my favourite chippy (Sou's in Bolton if you're asking), but pretty much every chippy I've visited. So much so, that if there are two of ...

WINE EXPERT FIONA BECKETT JOINS MANCHESTER FOOD & DRINK FESTIVAL LINE UP

The Guardian’s Fiona Beckett back at MFDF Guiding guests through ‘Six Wines That Shaped My Career’ Saturday 6th October, 6:30pm, £25, Dining Dome on Albert Square. Tickets on sale now Manchester Food and Drink Festival are delighted to announce the latest foodie name joining the Festival line up. Wine icon Fiona Beckett is an ...

LEADING FIGURES PLEDGE THEIR SUPPORT FOR THE INAUGURAL THIS IS MANCHESTER AWARDS

New awards celebrate Greater Manchester’s talent and influence across entertainment, community and business Awards on 8 November 2018 at the Hilton Hotel Deansgate Nominated charity is the Greater Manchester Mayor’s Homelessness Fund This is Manchester Awards will showcase the incredible talent Greater Manchester has at its heart, the creme de la creme of the region. Britain’s ...

SIR IAN BOTHAM OBE EMBARKS ON EXCITING NEW VENTURE WITH PREMIUM WINE

Sir Ian Botham OBE has launched his new range of wines at the home of cricket, Lord’s. He unveiled the collection of premium Australian wines in front of specially invited guests and a select crowd. Sir Ian Botham OBE is arguably one of the greatest cricketers that England has ever produced, and his sporting career has ...