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Salmon fishing in Birmingham

Few would consider West Midland’s best city (narrowly edging out Coventry in my opinion), a tourist magnet. Try telling that to the group of raincoat-clad Spanish tourists on a recent flight back to Birmingham International, tightly clasping an A4 sheet … Continue reading

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Only got a ‘paella’rubbish in the cupboard?

Here is a surp’rice’ngly easy dish to make. Paella is a rice dish said to originate from Valencia in Spain. Perhaps it could could be considered one of this region’s best exports, along with oranges and world class footballers.  You … Continue reading

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Mushrooms and more

    Beet the rest. Many studies are being conducted into how beetroot could be the new athletic superfood. It is high in nitrates, which have been shown to reduce the oxygen cost of exercise, in return improving aerobic athletic … Continue reading

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Haddock enough of boring fish?

The knives are out….. and butter comes out on top! You may notice plenty of butter being used in this recipe and be tempted to replace it with an imitation yellow substitute.  For the sake of taste and health don’t! … Continue reading

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The best burger in town

I Spent last summer in the land of the burger and sampled some pretty good burgers. Travelling around northeastern USA, it was quite hard to escape the burger, the ease of a quick hunger fix where in some locations finding … Continue reading

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Wok time!

This is a go to meal for me always. it is so quick and easy to cook and always tastes great. You can use so many different ingredients depending on what you like, a great dish to clear out miscellaneous … Continue reading

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About me…….

Hi there, my name is Ben, a student at the University of Birmingham. I have been cooking from a young age and have held a couple of jobs as a chef. I  started at University 2 years ago and like … Continue reading

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