Bristol Food & Drink: December 2017

Welcome to winter proper! I hope even the grinches among you are enjoying the sparkly lights, warm drinks and bumper-sized Christmas sarnies that make this month extra exciting. Here’s my guide to all the tasty things happening in December,make sure you also check out my Bristol Foodie Gift List and guide to Bristol’s Winter Warmer Drinks … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink: December 2017

Bristol Food & Drink: September 2017

Well as summer begins to limp off into the distance, you could be forgiven for thinking the festivals and frolics would fade with it – but no! September is possibly even boozier than July & August combined. It’s a great time for celebrating, as Bristol nabbed SEVEN new entries in the Good Food Guide, so pick … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink: September 2017

Bristol Food and Drink: July 2017

Top of the day, fellow food fanatics and Bristol aficionados. I’ve spent the past few weeks trawling through food listings, press releases and obscurely-located event pages (come on guys, if you’re going to go to the trouble of putting on a great event – tell people about it!) to inform you of the tasty things … Continue reading Bristol Food and Drink: July 2017

Bristol Food & Drink: April 2017

The daffodils are coating every grassy area of town from Castle Park to The Downs, and the temperature is steadily rising…so I think it’s safe to say that we can start looking forward to long days of sitting on quaysides after work with a cold beverage in hand. Hurrah! Get your questionable summer shirts on … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink: April 2017

Bristol Food & Drink: March 2017

  The days are getting brighter and longer, and with it come more events and new launches, hurrah! Between the joys of spring, the Six Nations, St Patrick’s Day and Mother’s Day, March is looking BUSY. Have a Sharpie at the ready next to your Filofax, here’s where you should be munching this month…

Bristol Food & Drink: February 2017

Calm yourselves, in the midst of this misty and chaotic start to the year, we also have lots of exciting events to look forward to. It’s not quite time for Cargo 2 to open, or for the spring festivals, but there’s still plenty to get giddy about. Have your calendars at the ready – it’s … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink: February 2017

Bristol Food & Drink: September

I know that the sun has turned to drizzle and our sandals have switched to boots – but you seriously need to be excited about September. Not only are all the comedy and music people returning from festivals to entertain us through autumn, but we’ve also got a fully-packed month of food events, beer festivals … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink: September

Bristol Food & Drink – February

I know we’re a few weeks in now, but Happy 2015 everyone! I hope your year has got off to an exhilirating start, even in the financial drought of January. There’s already a fair bit going on, with even more coming up in February. Buzzfeed did a list of Things You Need To Eat In … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink – February

The Quest for the Best Roast in Bristol – Part Three

I’ve eaten a lot of good roast dinners during my year-long quest across Bristol, and as loathe as I was to make these posts into a trilogy, it now looks almost inevitable that there will be a Part 4 at some point – there are just too many places remaining that I want to try! … Continue reading The Quest for the Best Roast in Bristol – Part Three

Bristol Food & Drink – October 2014

How are you all enjoying the final glimpses of summer? I have to say that I’m quite enjoying the onset of autumn, bringing with it robust stews, comfy jumpers and, hopefully, the return of pumpkin beer! I tried quite a few varieties last year, and they were all lovely. More vegetable beers please, and don’t go … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink – October 2014

Bristol Beer Week: A Debrief

Well, we survived. Through the beer festivals, the ridiculously strong collaboration brews, the steins of Pilsner at Oktoberfest, and the beer matching dinners. Well done, everybody. Only in its second year, and Bristol Beer Week has already cemented itself as one of the flagship food and drink events in Bristol’s calendar. The support this year was … Continue reading Bristol Beer Week: A Debrief

Bristol Food & Drink – July 2014

Whether your favourite things are hot air balloons, live music, Thai food or American beer, Bristol is packed full of fun and affordable events throughout July to suit anyone’s tastes. The most exciting event coming to the city this month is the Harbour Festival, from Friday 18th-Sunday 20th July. It’s one of the biggest events of its … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink – July 2014

Bristol Food & Drink – June 2014

Incredibly, it’s already halfway through 2014 – how did that happen? Bristol and Bath have already welcomed a swarm of food festivals and events, and we’re not even that far in to summer yet! I’m still exhausted from the fantastic ten days of Bristol Food Connections, and I can’t wait to see the Eat Drink Bristol … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink – June 2014

Bristol Food & Drink – May 2014

It’s here – May is finally here! This is the point every year when Bristol really comes alive and we see the start of the arts trails, outdoor music events and food & drink festivals that make the city so special. There’s plenty to do this month and something to suit every budget; the problem … Continue reading Bristol Food & Drink – May 2014

Get it in your Diary: Key dates for Bristol’s Beer Drinkers

As detailed in my last post, Bristol has definitely upped its game in the past 12 months in terms of its beer offerings. However, in addition to the many bars you can now choose from to educate yourself in all things ale and beer related (my original bar list is Here) there are also plenty … Continue reading Get it in your Diary: Key dates for Bristol’s Beer Drinkers