Restaurant review: Bird and Beast, Leeds


Our Claire has been out and about in Leeds tasting the delights on offer at a new independent rotisserie, Bird and Beast, where chicken is its speciality. See what she thought in this restaurant review. I have to admit, I am a chicken lover and at our house we eat […]

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Yorkshire Day: Bloggers reveal favourite Yorkshire restaurants

Our fellow God’s Own Country bloggers tell us what they think are the best restaurants in Yorkshire in honour of Yorkshire Day Happy Yorkshire Day one and all! It’s been one heck of a summer for our beautiful county, thanks to the outstanding carnival display for the Tour de France […]

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The ultimate Yorkshire Pudding?

Ultimate English Yorkshire Day's Sweet Yorkshire Pudding at the Fleece Countryside Inn

Yorkshire confectioner & our friend Mark Parkinson create what they are calling the ‘The Ultimate Yorkshire Pudding in celebration of Yorkshire Day

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Product review: We try out simple feats of kitchen engineering from Aussie brand Dreamfarm

Our Claire and Chris review an Australian product range, Dreamfarm, which is launching in the UK after 11 successful years down under. The brand aims to solve everyday kitchen problems with simple tools that really work. So do they? Sometimes a concept comes along that is so simple, fuss-free and […]

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Discover the Origin hamper giveaway


We’ve teamed up with Discover the Origin again (we love them!) to offer one lucky Yorkshire Pudd reader the chance to win in our hamper giveaway.

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Restaurant Review: The Blacksmiths in Clayworth

Bread to begin at The Blacksmiths Clayworth

When a restaurant review incites the words ‘Eee bah gum’, you know something special has happened. Our Chris Blackburn went along to sample the delights of a place that is only almost in Yorkshire, but even that didn’t bother him!

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Tour de France 2014 in Yorkshire: An open letter to Gary Verity

Sky Riders Eisel Bernhard and Geraint Thomas Ripponden Bank Calderdale Tour De France

After the most momentous weekend in Yorkshire, we’d like to say a huge thank you to Gary Verity for bringing us the Grand Depart of the Tour de France.

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Our man in Brazil reveals all about eating in World Cup 2014 host country

Ben in the press box in São Paulo before the opening game of the World Cup between Brazil and Croatia .

BBC sports journalist Ben Smith is a very good friend of Yorkshire Pudd. Here he guest blogs for us during his time in Brazil for the World Cup about what you will find to eat in the South American country. By Ben Smith Brazilian culture may have spread itself around […]

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Learning the science behind cooking: One teacher puts it into layman’s terms

Barbara Monks - Cooking teacher

Cooking teaching Barbara Monks publishes four booklets to answer simple questions, such as ‘What makes a roast potato golden?’ ‘How does custard thicken?’ and ‘Is too much sugar bad for cake?’ There are so many of us out there who love cooking, love experimenting with ingredients, love seeing a dish […]

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Yorkshire’s best picnic spots: Get your blankets and baskets out for National Picnic Week!

We reveal our favourite picnic spots in Yorkshire during National Picnic Week This weekend marks the end of National Picnic Week for another year, so if the weather holds up, get yourselves and your families into the lovely countryside and enjoy some al fresco dining with a picnic. If this […]

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