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NEW | The Wonder Inn | ShudehillNEW: Hunt And Darton Art Café |…NEW: Northern Quarter Markets In…Cook:Manchester Want To Butcher You

NEW | The Wonder Inn | Shudehill

L'Oréal Blackett talks to Gibraltan-born, MCR-based songwriter Kirsty Almeida about a new 'creative wellness centre'

NEW: Hunt And Darton Art Café | Piccadilly

L'Oréal Blackett finds herself apart of the art

NEW: Northern Quarter Markets In Stevenson Square

The team behind Levenshulme Markets to pilot three monthly markets from Sunday 15 March

Cook:Manchester Want To Butcher You

Trafford kitchen to launch a series of intensive six hour specialist cookery courses with local chefs and producers
NEW | The Wonder Inn | ShudehillNEW | The Wonder Inn | ShudehillL'Oréal Blackett talks to Gibraltan-born, MCR-based songwriter Kirsty Almeida about a new 'creative wellness centre'
NEW: Hunt And Darton Art Café | PiccadillyNEW: Hunt And Darton Art Café | PiccadillyL'Oréal Blackett finds herself apart of the art
NEW: Northern Quarter Markets In Stevenson SquareNEW: Northern Quarter Markets In Stevenson SquareThe team behind Levenshulme Markets to pilot three monthly markets from Sunday 15 March
Cook:Manchester Want To Butcher YouCook:Manchester Want To Butcher YouTrafford kitchen to launch a series of intensive six hour specialist cookery courses with local chefs and producers
London's Urban Food Fest Off To A Soggy Start In MCRLondon's Urban Food Fest Off To A Soggy Start In MCRL'Oréal Blackett thinks the new Shoreditch food party is three months early
NEW: London Food Party Hits Deansgate On SaturdayNEW: London Food Party Hits Deansgate On SaturdayUrban Food Fest will launch on the Euro Car Park opposite the Hilton
TOP 15: Ales For ChristmasTOP 15: Ales For ChristmasNeil Sowerby’s festive picks from the indie bottle shops
Neil Sowerby’s Wine Picks: Xmas 2014Neil Sowerby’s Wine Picks: Xmas 2014The best festive plonk, plus gadgets, a book and even a beer to ask Santa for
Great British Bake Off Winner Pops InGreat British Bake Off Winner Pops InJohn Whaite stops by Confidential with treats and to talk baking, Mary Berry and all those innuendos
MCR's Latest Street Food Ding-DongMCR's Latest Street Food Ding-DongOld-timers Guerrilla Eats pick up the pace and go weekly
More Chefs For Bolton Food And Drink FestivalMore Chefs For Bolton Food And Drink FestivalTop regional chefs will showcase and demonstrate at weekend food festival
Rum Bus Comes To Great Northern SquareRum Bus Comes To Great Northern SquareAppleton Estate’s touring bus will bring rum to the masses for the next four weeks
Viet-Shack, Arndale, Reviewed.Viet-Shack, Arndale, Reviewed.L'Oréal Blackett goes via the Arndale Food Market for a quick-fire Viet lunch
New Cafes For Heaton ParkNew Cafes For Heaton ParkThe Stables and Pavillion café to serve locally sourced grub and help young people into work
Skinny Champagne: Low Calorie BubblySkinny Champagne: Low Calorie BubblyL'Oréal Blackett meets the entrepreneur who risked it all to find champagne with all the taste yet less of the sugar at The Circle 360, Trafford Centre.
Bonbon: The Healthiest Choice In ChocolateBonbon: The Healthiest Choice In ChocolateNiamh Spence uncovers a healthy haven of chocolate treats in a NQ boutique
Neil Sowerby's December Wine ColumnNeil Sowerby's December Wine ColumnThe boozeophile matches wine with MCR cookery book
Manchester Victorian Christmas MarketManchester Victorian Christmas MarketThe Castlefield Market holes up for the winter
Louche Living At Liquor MarketLouche Living At Liquor MarketRaffish refinement and spirit sampling all in an afternoon’s work
Bolton Food And Drink Festival 2013Bolton Food And Drink Festival 2013Join Michael Caines MBE, Aldo Zilli, Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry this Bank Holiday weekend
New Restaurant Confirmed For The AvenueNew Restaurant Confirmed For The AvenueNew dining concept to replace Brooks Brothers as The Avenue evolves from retail to food and drink hub
Greengate Urban Market To OpenGreengate Urban Market To OpenSalford’s newest public square is set to host a monthly food market
Calling All Foodies, Chefs And RestaurateursCalling All Foodies, Chefs And RestaurateursThe Olive Oil Festival 2013, Gorton Monastery 18 and 19 June
Mystery Sampling Session: Wine And ChocMystery Sampling Session: Wine And ChocLottie Moore takes Gordo into a tasty dark place
The Co-Operative Steps Up For A Food FightThe Co-Operative Steps Up For A Food FightBudding chefs from The Co-Operative go head to head with supermarket rivals
Guerilla Eats 'Street food' Market Returns: 23/2/13Guerilla Eats 'Street food' Market Returns: 23/2/13This Saturday, New Bailey Street, next to the Mark Addy, plays host
Kukoos ReviewedKukoos ReviewedRuth Allan enjoys Oxford Road's standout 'streetfood' addition
Beers, Beards, And Lassies Unite at NQ’s BeermothBeers, Beards, And Lassies Unite at NQ’s BeermothDavid Blake heads to the newly opened craft beer store on Tib Street
Duerr's Launches An Aphrodisiac JamDuerr's Launches An Aphrodisiac JamThis is what happens when a publicity department gets out of hand
Neil Sowerby's February Wine ColumnNeil Sowerby's February Wine ColumnBurgundy, Portugal and a Heroes Wine Dinner at Mr Thomas’s
The Cake & Bake Show, 2013The Cake & Bake Show, 2013Buns in the oven and other stories at Manchester Central
Hanging Ditch Wine Festival ReviewHanging Ditch Wine Festival ReviewNeil Sowerby has a vinous epiphany in Manchester Cathedral
Nominate Your Manchester Food Hero for MFDF 2012Nominate Your Manchester Food Hero for MFDF 2012Think the judges have made a glaring omission in their shortlists?
Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe, St Ann's SquareMr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe, St Ann's SquareShauna Botrel drools over an array of sweets and chocolates in Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe
Fresco Freddo's ReviewedFresco Freddo's ReviewedDavid Bond like his the ice cream parlour with no ice cream just proper gelato
Drink Of The Week: BoBo TeaDrink Of The Week: BoBo TeaKathryn Woodcock is baffled by BoBo’s bursting bubble tea
Manchester’s Frozen Yoghurt PhenomenonManchester’s Frozen Yoghurt PhenomenonKathryn Woodcock takes a frozen yoghurt induced tour of Manchester city centre
Harvey Nichols Indoor Beer GardenHarvey Nichols Indoor Beer GardenDavid McCourt goes Astroturf dining
Neil Sowerby's June/July Wine ColumnNeil Sowerby's June/July Wine ColumnAlternative Beaujolais and crisp summer whites
Titanics Deli - Still Not SinkingTitanics Deli - Still Not SinkingThe deli kosher with a legacy from the famous disaster launches into its hundredth year

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