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2nd Bristol Winter Cider Festival – Review

The sun was shining, we’d just found a new flat to rent and it was a friend’s birthday. Three equally good reasons to head to the Brunel Passenger shed early on Saturday afternoon for a spot of cider sampling! Friday and Saturday played host to Bristol’s 2nd Winter Cider Festival, organised by CiderFestivals.co.uk. We paid […]

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Cheese Fest, Glassboat, Sunday Jan 31st

A busy weekend for food and drink events in Bristol at the end of this month! On Sunday January 31st, Glassboat will be holding a cheese festival on Welsh Back as one in a series of food-related events they’re holding this winter. The festival is running from 10am to 4pm, with a cheesy lunch at […]


Bristol Winter Cider Festival, Jan 29th and 30th

I think it’s mandatory to become an obsessive cider drinker when you move to Bristol! We’ve certainly developed a love of the stuff, and are just looking forward to summer nights at the Apple with a nice glass of Old Bristolian. In the meantime, we’ll be making do with the Bristol Winter Cider Festival this […]

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Farmhouse Breakfast Week 2010 – St Nick’s Market

Did you know that the world’s first breakfast cereal in 1863 consisted of dense bran nuggets that had to be soaked overnight in order that they were actually chewable? The week of the 24th – 30th January is the eleventh Farmhouse Breakfast Week – a week designed to celebrate the benefits of breakfast. All over […]

Cloak and Dinner

While browsing Facebook earlier, I noticed that one of my Bristol-based friends was attending an event called “Cloak and Dinner”. Intrigued, I clicked on the link and immediately wished I hadn’t… These guys describe themselves as “The Temporary Rebel Restaurant in Bristol”…”a Bristol-based collective of amateur and professional chefs, waiter/esses, bartenders, artists, actors and creatives, […]