Tag: Derby pubs

REVIEW: THE COCK INN MUGGINTON

REVIEW: THE COCK INN MUGGINTON

When was the last time you set fire to something? Not something so benign as a Jo Malone candle or pretty votive, but a full-on flame engulfing scenario?    Just to be clear, I love The Prodigy’s Firestarter, but I am no pyromaniac. Yet somehow I found myself in the hot seat at The Cock Inn Mugginton when I set…

TRYANUARY CELEBRATES BEER IN JANUARY 2018

TRYANUARY CELEBRATES BEER IN JANUARY 2018

I am thrilled to announce that I’ll be a champion for Tryanuary, a nation-wide campaign to encourage support for the beer industry throughout January. I’m supporting the Derby and Nottingham regions, so if you’re a local brewer and would like a shout-out in January 2018, do let me know. I’m in the middle of looking into some very exciting events,…

CHRISTMAS MENU REVIEW: SLUG & LETTUCE, DERBY

CHRISTMAS MENU REVIEW: SLUG & LETTUCE, DERBY

*Invite to review* I love anything to do with Christmas. From twinkly fairy lights (they should be a perennial staple and not just Christmas, oh the things I’d enshrine into law if I were prime minister) to spiced baked goods, it is easy to fall in love with the festive season and make like Will Ferrell’s Elf. If you’re out and about…