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Portly Eats | Signorelli’s Deli, Cambridge

I’m not going to go on and on with this one. All I have to say is that Signorelli’s is my favourite place in Cambridge. The guys behind the bar … Continue reading

May 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Marmite Glazed Potatoes

Maybe I’m late to the game… My dad was headlining this one the other day and I thought why haven’t I ever done this? So I got myself some spuds … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Jazzed up, store bought noodles

I cheated a little bit with this one, I bought those packs of chicken flavoured noodles you can get from supermarkets. If I’m honest Tom Yum Shrimp flavour was a … Continue reading

May 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Eats | Rack of Lamb | Browns, Cambridge, UK

So then, last week I was very kindly invited to Browns in Cambridge for some fabulous food and cocktails. I’ll be honest I had never been before although had always … Continue reading

April 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Wild Halibut, Squid, Asparagus and Potted Shrimp Butter

Sometimes it’s nice to indulge in some fancy food. This plate basically has all of my favourite foods in one meal, Wild Halibut is the fancy indulgence, Squid is my … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · 3 Comments

Portly Eats | Fish n Chips | Cambridge Brew House, Cambridge

Fish and Chips… It had been on my mind for an age! I finally sated my craving at Cambridge Brew House. Is it bad I didn’t even need to look … Continue reading

April 21, 2017 · 1 Comment

Portly Drinks | Gin and Tonic | Station Tavern, Cambridge

A couple of weeks ago I was invited to the opening of a brand new pub in Cambridge, The Station Tavern. Situated next to the train station. It’s the perfect … Continue reading

April 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Black Pudding Eggs Benedict

So once again this one comes from listening to a BBC Food Programme Podcast about Blood. It was a really interesting episode actually and the key thing I took away … Continue reading

April 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Eats | PIZZA | Charlie’s Coffee, Cambridge

You know what’s pretty frickin’ awesome? Good pizza for not a lot of money. Charlie’s Coffee on Burleigh Street in Cambridge has this. I was wandering around looking for some … Continue reading

April 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Eats | Carvery Street Food | Red Cow Carvery, Greenwich Market, London

What better way to spend a Sunday than to wander around a market? Specifically Greenwich Market and most importantly its food section. The market has so many food stalls its … Continue reading

April 12, 2017 · Leave a comment
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