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1847 • A vegetarian’s heaven

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Words & Photos: @oliverinstead

To give you an idea of how long it’s been since my last restaurant review wherein I wolfed down a prawn-filled burrito, I’ve actually turned vegetarian and have been one for months. With my newly acquired diet, I paid a visit to 1847, a veggie restaurant in the heart of Manchester and let’s just say, I can’t think of a better way to make my #FoodieFriday comeback… Continue Reading

Foodie Friday

Burrito master class with Chilango

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Words & Photos: @oliverinstead

Mexican has always been one of my favourite cuisines. Burritos, tostadas, guacamole, quesadillas, tacos, even some of the Tex-Mex stuff… you name it, I love it – in fact, it’s among my top three alongside Japanese and duh, Malaysian. So when I received an invitation to the VIP-only media night at Chilango, the newest burrito joint and possibly the most exciting in Manchester, I flipped. Continue Reading

Foodie Friday Lifestyle

Brunch at Neighbourhood, Manchester

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Words & Photos: @oliverinstead

If there’s one thing you really need to know about me is that I’m a glutton… no, really, I am. Even though I don’t usually reveal this side of me to the Internet, I thought I’d attempt a restaurant review because last weekend, myself and ma little muffin were invited to the brunch menu launch at Neighbourhood in Spinningfields, down town Manchester. Continue Reading