Blue Tiffin Restaurant Review

By Roving Reporter

This is the second time I have eaten at the Blue Tiffin restaurant in Oldham and both times I have enjoyed it! A work colleague recommended the restaurant to me as they visit almost weekly with their family. When we (my friend and I) arrived I was pleasantly surprised by…

Read the full story

Asian Curry Awards 2022

By the editor

The longlist for this year’s Asian Curry Awards has been revealed, along with the announcement of the creation of an inaugural Pat Chapman Memorial Award, to honour its long-time chairman of judges, who died in July. A record number of nominees will now be whittled down by online public vote – before visiting judges determine the eventual…

Read the full story

Sweet Chillies Holmfirth

By the editor

It’s actually in Netherthong before anyone complains, but anyway here’s what our editor thought when he visited recently… Sweet Chillies is a great little restaurant that shares it’s home with the local pub (The Clothier Arms) in the picturesque village of Netherthong above Holmfirth. There’s nothing fancy about it and…

Read the full story

Cyrus and Pervin Todiwala launch Zest Quest Asia 2023

By the editor

Students who believe they have the talent and ambition to prove their mettle in the world of Asian cuisine can now submit their entries to Zest Quest Asia 2023. Founders Cyrus and Pervin Todiwala have announced the official launch of their annual ground-breaking competition, first created in 2013 with the support of the Master Chefs

Read the full story

Save the date – Restaurant & Takeaway Innovation Expo returns

By the editor

Restaurant & Takeaway Innovation Expo makes its much-anticipated return to London’s ExCeL on 19th & 20th October, forming THE ultimate event to help you boost your profits, build your brand and grow your business. The demand for takeaway has never been so huge, and the value of foodservice delivery is…

Read the full story

KBE Drinks announces new recipe for Bombay Bicycle IPA

By the editor

I have tasted Bombay Bicycle and have to say I rather liked it so I’m thinking I will like the new version when it comes along. I’ve not received the taster sample yet as it won’t be out for a few more weeks, but when I do I will let…

Read the full story

Tickets go on sale for Zest Quest Asia 2022 Gala Dinner and Awards Night

By the editor

Tickets have gone on sale for the 8th Zest Quest Asia Gala Dinner and Awards Night to be held on Friday, 8th April 2022 at the Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 (Hilton T5).  Food and drink broadcaster Nigel Barden will emcee the evening. The event will cap a 5-month…

Read the full story

Celebrity Chef Tony Singh Brews up a Range of Beers

By the editor

It’s always exciting to hear about a new range of beers and we’ll be tasting this new range from the collab between Tony and Fierce Beer in the near future. A beer infused with cardamom has got to be investigated to see how that works! We will let you know…

Read the full story

Panasonic Autumn Challenge Champion!

By the editor

Cyrus Todiwala, chef owner of Café Spice Namaste in Royal Albert Wharf and co-founder of Zest Quest Asia, the student culinary competition, is delighted to announce Emily Simkins as the overall winner of the Zest Quest Asia – Panasonic Autumn Challenge.  Emily, a Level 2 catering and hospitality student at North Hertfordshire College, emerged the…

Read the full story

Panasonic Autumn Challenge Finalists

By the editor

Cyrus and Pervin Todiwala announce Zest Quest Asia – Panasonic Autumn Challenge Finalists Cyrus and Pervin Todiwala are proud to announce the three finalists who will go forward to the cook-offs of the Zest Quest Asia – Panasonic Autumn Challenge, the latest on-line spinoff of their popular student culinary competition, Zest Quest Asia. Alfie Joe…

Read the full story

Asian Curry Awards Finalists Announced

By the editor

Marking the end of National Curry Week (4th – 10th October), the longlist for this year’s Asian Curry Awards, being held at London’s Grosvenor House on 21st November, has been revealed.  A record number of nominees will now be whittled down by online public vote, before visiting judges determine the eventual winners. The event, organised by the Asian Catering Federation (ACF), which represents…

Read the full story

East at Home Review

By the editor

East at Home were kind enough to send me a sample “meal at home box for 2” to try last week, so although this is not a paid promotion, the box was sent free of charge. I will always review products honestly, so here is what I thought. The pandemic has driven home food delivery…

Read the full story