Eating Exeter: The end of year review

What a year.  It has been crappy on most levels, but this year has been great for dining in Exeter with the opening of the Queen Street Dining quarter, Exeter is becoming a firm dining destination in Devon. Last year I tried to do a review of the year, I then realised that I had written too much and done so many fun and exciting … Continue reading Eating Exeter: The end of year review

Pizza Stein set to transform into two separate venues

In January, Exeter’s popular Pizza Stein restaurant will evolve into two distinct venues, BierKeller and PS Conscious Kitchen. Pizza Stein will close on the 2nd January and re-open in April, in a brand new restaurant-only site as PS Conscious Kitchen. The current venue will close throughout January for a refurbishment before re-opening as BierKeller Exeter. The decision comes after the restaurant owners identified the opportunity … Continue reading Pizza Stein set to transform into two separate venues

Tasting Chocolate: Bloggers tasting session at Chococo in Exeter – by Chris Gower

We were fortunate enough to be invited to a tasting evening at Chococo’s lovely shop in Gandy St before Christmas.  It was a rare opportunity to experience chocolate under the expert guidance of Chococo co-founder and Chocolatier Claire Burnet who imparted her vast weath of knowledge and passion, taking us lucky bloggers on a whistle-stop tour of the chocolate landscape. At the beginning of the … Continue reading Tasting Chocolate: Bloggers tasting session at Chococo in Exeter – by Chris Gower

Old Timer’s Wine Bar & Restaurant – by Chris Gower

Little Castle St, Exeter EX4 3PX – 01392 477704 – http://www.oldtimersexeter.co.uk/ Old Timer’s Wine Bar and Restaurant is one of Exeter’s hidden gems, of which we seem to have many!  An independent establishment that is owned by the same names that own The Timepiece Nightclub and Hole In The Wall, it has been one of the highlights on the dining scene in Exeter for many years.  This … Continue reading Old Timer’s Wine Bar & Restaurant – by Chris Gower

New Wood Fired Oven Cook Book Published in Time for Christmas

Experts in everything wood fired, David and Holly Jones of Manna from Devon Cooking School have released their second wood fired oven cookbook just in time for Christmas entitled “Wood Fired Flatbreads and Pancakes”.  The book is available from the 8th of December and responds to the increased interest in the wood fired oven trend which is set to be even bigger in 2017. Holly … Continue reading New Wood Fired Oven Cook Book Published in Time for Christmas

Warren’s Bakery presents The Gingerbread Muffin

Here is a fun thing to consider whilst Christmas shopping in Exeter.  Not our usual sort of news but worth a punt if you’re in need of a festive sugar top-up! – Editor Put a smile on someone’s face in the lead up to Christmas with Warrens Bakery’s delightful new Gingerbread Muffin.  Bursting with flavours synonymous with Christmas, this festive muffin is lovingly handcrafted by the … Continue reading Warren’s Bakery presents The Gingerbread Muffin