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Comestibles and useful products from God’s Own County

Interlude for Afternoon Tea in Shipley

King George V would recognise many of the items on display at Interlude the Cafe Society tearoom ‘to be seen in’ when visiting Shipley. Between Elsie Russell’s florists and The Samaritan charity shop is an exceptionally well furbished cafe with … Continue reading

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Candlelighters Charity Beer

Candlelight beer was brewed, by Wold Top Brewery, to help raise funds for the Candlelighter’s charity.I am not sure it is still available and my last bottle is now showing signs of age. Who and What are Candlelighters Candlelighters is … Continue reading

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Terry’s of York – A Bite of History

Can you see what it is yet? Yes you probably guessed it is a mug! Some History of Terry’s of York What do an apothecary, confectioner and citrus peel importer have in common? When one of them was Joseph Terry … Continue reading

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Relish and a Joke

You are unlikely to find this saucy little number in your local Chippy but you might overhear these old sores being repeated. ‘I have told you a million times not to exaggerate.’ So I went down the local supermarket, I … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Teaology

Teaology involves mashing not brewing your tea in Yorkshire and other northern regions. Don’t get into hot water with the wrong tea phraseology … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Pudding International Cuisine

The worlds greatest chefs come from Yorkshire and make the greatest dish in the world the Yorkshire Pudding… taste them now direct from the web…. Continue reading

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Adelphi Window Reflections on a Meal Deal

If you are eating a steak from a horse that had a very long neck and a small head ‘You’re Avin’ A Giraffe’ The Adelphi Leeds is tucked away at the bottom of Leeds City Centre just over the Leeds … Continue reading

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Dandelions in Yorkshire

Weeds you may think! but connoisseurs think Dandelion think drink! or think wine to be more precise. Dandelion wine is made from the flower petals and you are recommended to pick flowerheads mid- to late-morning. Remove the bitter stalks and … Continue reading

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Beer that is Gluten Free and from Yorkshire

Gluten free beer and pastry in Yorkshire helps combat coeliac problems Continue reading

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Bah Humbugs Sweetie Shop

Masham is really for beer not sweets but in the corner of theĀ  market square is a shop to treasure. Not only because they offer Licourice sweets from New Zealand, Holland and Pontefract but because they seem to be going … Continue reading

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