Afternoon Tea at Hotel La Tour, Birmingham

Afternoon Tea Hotel La Tour - Jo's Kitchen

A few weeks ago, I was invited to Hotel La Tour in Birmingham to try their new Spring Afternoon Tea. I love afternoon tea and Hotel La Tour have always had one of the finest in Birmingham and I was looking forward to seeing if this was still the case. I was greeted with a glass … [Read more...]

Top Tips For Visiting The BBC Good Food Show Summer!

BBC Good Food Show Summer

The BBC Good Food Show Summer sponsored by Lexus is returning to the NEC in Birmimgham this week and I am very excited! I love going to all the shows but the summer one is my favourite as it is smaller and easier to get around than the winter one. I have been going to the shows … [Read more...]

A Night At Hilton Birmingham Metropole

Hilton Birmingham Metrpole

We were recently invited as a family to stay at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, close to the NEC and Birmingham International Airport. Due to its location, the hotel is traditionally thought of as a business hotel for those having conferences/events to attend at the NEC however, … [Read more...]

In The Christmas Spirit at Pizza Express

A few weeks ago, we were invited to try the festive menu at Pizza Express. I jumped at the chance as Pizza Express is one of my favourite chain restaurants and we eat there quite regularly anyway. We went to our local branch in Intu Merry Hill at about 3pm on a Sunday afternoon … [Read more...]

I Was In The Express & Star!

Pork Meatballs

 On Saturday 13th December, I was lucky enough to be featured in the Express & Star Weekend supplement showcasing three recipes for Sainsbury's using their RSPCA Freedom Food Standard products. An image of the article is above or you can read it online here. You can also … [Read more...]