NEW MENU REVIEW: REVOLUCIóN DE CUBA RUM BAR & CANTINA, NOTTINGHAM

I like summer. Isn’t glorious golden sunshine the best? This warmer season also means new offerings on restaurant menus as seasonal menus change to reflect lighter foods to complement the weather. I visited Revolución de Cuba Rum Bar & Cantina, Nottingham last week, for a catch up with my Derby Bestie. Nestled on Market Street slap ...

Restaurant review: Pitcher and Piano, Friargate, Derby

Raindrops on roses, whiskers on kittens, bright copper kettles and warm woollen mittens may have been a few of Julie Andrews’ favourite things. If she’d been looking for a pub on Friargate. Pitcher and Piano Derby would definitely have made her favourite list. I frequent Pitcher, as it’s fondly known amongst locals, a fair bit. ...

New menu launch: Revolucion de Cuba, Derby

I heard Revolucion de Cuba had a new menu and hopped along to its launch to check out their Latin inspired Cantina offerings. Whilst we waited at the bar, we munched on Pinchos (nibbles) to whet our appetite. Bella di Cerignola Olives were gorgeously plump, green and salty. Pork Crackling was moreish (the first time ...

Restaurant Review: Oaks, Nottingham

Spring has officially sprung. I love the beginning of a new season. Especially spring, which heralds warmer temperatures and seeing the sun isn’t such a rarity that you gaze at like a long lost friend. A new season also means a change in seasonal foods available with a knock on effect on menus (foodies across ...