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Hotel du Vin, Stratford

The world needs more baked cheese

Tartiflette is one of the world’s great evils, tainting the breath with garlic and clogging the arteries with cholesterol. But like many great wrongs,…

These are wines to suit a meaty meal

Walk into the newly-opened Fazenda restaurant in Birmingham and one thing is immediately apparent. Wine is regarded as important as the Brazilian food that’s…

Have you tried this great new place?

My ingenuity knows no bounds when it comes to avoiding the Sausage-Scoffing Drunken Zombie Tat-Fest that is otherwise known as Birmingham’s festive German market….