Restaurant Review: Aalto Restaurant, Hotel La Tour, Birmingham

On Tuesday it was Stuart's birthday and as a special treat, we were lucky enough to be invited to visit the new Aalto Restaurant in Hotel La Tour, Birmingham. We arrived a few minutes before our scheduled reservation time and we were warmly greeted by the staff and were taken up … [Read more...]

Discover Ireland with Selfridge’s

From the 10th-29th April, you can discover more about Ireland and its food at Selfridges Birmingham. This week I was lucky enough to be invited to try it and I was certainly not disappointed. They have a wide range of Irish produce available to purchase in the food hall and they … [Read more...]

Behind The Scenes at The Birmingham Malmaison

A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to have an experience of a lifetime - be in a restaurant kitchen during a Saturday evening service. It was not just any restaurant kitchen either, it was the kitchen of the Birmingham Malmaison. How did this come about I hear you ask? Well, a … [Read more...]