Caroline Bingham visited The Cross Keys at Stow to sample the menu of Lincolnshire Life’s Food & Drink Awards Chef of the Year 2016.
Caroline Bingham visited Shrub and Grub, Thorpe Latimer.
The realisation that a newly purchased business property does not just need renovation but more of a rebuild might be an insurmountable obstacle for some. For the owners of The Blacksmiths, however, this was an opportunity to retain the heritage exterior of the building while creating an open, spacious interior.
This month I was invited to Laguna Verde at Burton Waters, Lincoln. I’ve had many a pleasant evening at Burton Waters before, so I was especially looking forward to returning.
Belchford is set within one of my favourite parts of Lincolnshire, the gently rolling Wolds to the north of Horncastle and we had a lovely early autumn evening drive out there for our visit. You can’t miss the Blue Bell as you drive along the main street, sitting prominently on the left, and yes, there is a handsome Blue Bell, which was swaying in the breeze, on its tall frame near the entrance.