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Portly Eats | Smokeworks | Cambridge, UK

I’ve been to Smokeworks before I love it. It’s one of my don’t look at me restaurants. What this means is it’s one of those places where I can never … Continue reading

October 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Eats | Jack’s Gelato | Cambridge, UK

Who doesn’t love Gelato? Jack’s Gelato has been a Cambridge favourite since 2010. I may be late to the game here but I’ve been countless times and feel a need … Continue reading

October 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Eats | Alimentum | Cambridge, UK

Last week I went to Alimentum in Cambridge. As we entered, we were greeted, our coats taken and shown to our table. Once seated we were given an canape box … Continue reading

October 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Squid and Prawns

Fried calamari is one of my favourite starters. I decided to make it for lunch with some prawns too for good measure. 1 Small Squid (cleaned and cut into rings) … Continue reading

October 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Crayfish and Prawn Tostada

Monday night food should be simple, you’ve just had (if you’re like me anyway) a weekend of rich and indulgent food because ‘Why not? It IS the weekend right?’ This … Continue reading

October 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Stilton and Bacon Burger

  Who doesn’t love a burger? I had a massive craving for them the other day so after stopping off and grabbing some beef mince and some cheese it was … Continue reading

October 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Cooks | Chicken Thighs in Honey Mustard Gravy

You know when you just fancy some gravy in your life but want to do something a little bit more jazzy than the usual? Well this is the result of … Continue reading

October 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Portly Eats | Novi | Cambridge, UK

Novi has been on my list of places to eat for a good while now, so along with the delightful Haley Bell we went to investigate. Novi is on Regent … Continue reading

October 3, 2017 · 2 Comments

Portly Eats | Food Park Night Market | Cambridge, UK

This weekend I went to Food Park’s final Night Market of the year. I’ll be honest I made an unashamed pig of myself and I don’t care I had the … Continue reading

October 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

Portly Cooks | Hake with Chorizo Butterbeans and Roasted Baby Potatoes

Fish on a Friday who would have thought it? This one has one of my favourites…Hake. Serves 5 5x 200g Hake Fillets/Steaks 750g Baby Potatoes 1 tin Butterbeans 100g Chorizo … Continue reading

September 29, 2017 · Leave a comment
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