Learn To Cook Like A Pro

by Independent Birmingham Published:

‘Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are’. We love eating out, for us there’s nothing better. From Michelin-starred fine dining establishments to soul food...

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Brum’s Most Memorable Lunches

by Independent Birmingham Published:

‘Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what’s for lunch’ – Orson Welles. Lunch is a mealtime often underrated in the grand scheme of things, merely employed as...

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Ross Jukes: Capturing Autumn

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Birmingham is deep in autumn’s grip, and what a beautiful sight it is to behold. The leaves have fallen, and there’s a cold snap in the air as we say...

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A Love Letter To Digbeth’s Forgotten Architecture

by Independent Birmingham Published:

‘We shape our buildings, thereafter they shape us’ – Winston Churchill. Digbeth’s resurgence is something that has captured the hearts and minds of both young and old in our fair...

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The Best Sunday Lunches In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

It is said that Sunday is traditionally meant to be a day of rest, but to that we say ‘nay’. Sunday is a day for roasts! A time for the whole family to...

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50 Reasons To Stay Away From Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

No doubt you will have heard all about Birmingham on social media and from your out-of-town friends. It’s all true. Birmingham is a terrible place – rife with unfriendly locals, dirty streets...

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15 Of The Best Desserts In Birmingham

by Independent Birmingham Published:

‘Invention is 93% perspiration, 6% electricity, 4% evaporation and 2% butterscotch ripple’ – Willy Wonka Maybe you haven’t noticed but Birmingham has slowly transformed into a factory: a scrumptious, delicious,...

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Birmingham’s Very Best Beer Gardens

by Independent Birmingham Published:

‘HE WAS A WISE MAN WHO INVENTED BEER’ – PLATO No, it’s not a zombie invasion. Although the quizzical looks adorning the faces of daily commuters and befuddled passersby, as...

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Capturing The Hidden Beauty of Winter

by Independent Birmingham Published:

Photograph by Ross Jukes Christmas, the most wonderful time of the year. A time of mulled wine aplenty, hearty comfort food stuffed down with careless abandon, gingerbread cocktails, decorating trees...

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