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Review: The Botanist York – Autumn Menu

During half term I was invited to review the new autumn menu at The Botanist, York which is located on Stonegate. Their York restaurant is cosy, inviting and warm, which first opened in 2016. I’ve visited previously for their gin masterclass event and to review the food when they first opened in York. The Botanist is well known for their creative cocktails and impressive drinks…

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York Food & Drink Festival – Launch Event

Yesterday, the 20th September, was the first day of York Food & Drink Festival 2019. I was recently invited along to their pre-launch evening to sample what they have in store for us at this years event. Upon entering the venue for this event, there was an acoustic singer which set the calming tone for the evening. Once guests had arrived, Ben Fry, who is…

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New Menu Launch – Veeno Leeds Wellington Place

Last month Veeno Leeds kindly invited me to their Wellington Place based Italian Wine Café, for their new menu launch. I’ve previously reviewed the wine tasting at Veeno Leeds Wellington Place when it opened its doors in 2018. It is one of my favourite Veeno branches, as it is just so beautiful inside. As I was able to bring a plus one, I asked my…

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Review: Tank & Paddle York – Gin & Easy Masterclass

I was kindly invited to review the Gin & Easy Masterclass at the Tank & Paddle York in August. Located on Bridge Street, what used to be Missoula has now rebranded and opened as the Tank & Paddle, which is known as a “pizza and beer place” around their London based venues. I invited my blogger friend Life of Pippa along as my plus one,…

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At The Moxy York – Hotel Launch Event

Last month was the opening of Moxy York and I was kindly invited along to their launch event which was very unique and fun. Moxy York is a new 118 room hotel, located in the city centre with an affordable price tag. Promising to cater for city residents and hotel guests, Moxy York has a bar, café, games area and workstations that can also be…

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Louise Rose

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I'm Louise, a 28 year old blogger living in York. I'm a freelance blogger and Teaching Assistant. This is my corner of the internet, in which I cover topics such as mental health, travel, fashion, lifestyle and so much more!


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Upcoming Adventures:


February 2019 – Leeds
March 2019 – Manchester
April 2019 – Harrogate & Hull
May 2019 – Yorkshire Spa Break
June 2019 – Manchester & Disney Land Paris
August 2019 – Leeds & Beverley
September 2019 – Leeds
December 2019 – Leeds & Hull