All posts tagged: the chilli pickle

Happy Sunday

I appear to have neglected Happy Sunday for a few weeks. This is entirely unintentional, time has just been sprinting away from me at a speed so impressive that I haven’t even attempted to claw it back. That happens in the summer, the days get longer but fill up so much quicker. I like it that way. As is to be expected from such a long absence, the things I need to tell you about have been stacking up like a pile of dirty dishes. So this is something of a bumper issue. Again, I like it that way. Let’s get on with it, shall we? It doesn’t get much more Brighton than vegan craft beer, and last week I had the pleasure of chugging a few bottles of the stuff on the beach of all places. This was an introduction to new-to-me brewery, Goose Island (available at beerhawk.co.uk). Goose Island are making top quality craft beer all the way out in Chicago. My favourite of the bottles I tried was Sofie, but it was …

Review | The Chilli Pickle Set Menu

I worry that I’m becoming notorious for not having been to all the really cool places that come highly recommended by Brighton’s biggest food enthusiasts. I’ve been insanely late to the party with pretty much all notable restaurants in this city, and I still haven’t made it to most of them. This was, believe it or not, my first ever visit to The Chilli Pickle. I am, however, beginning to develop a taste for eating out like never before – which perhaps has something to do with how much I enjoy the company of my partner in crime – so reviews are set to become a bigger part of Cate in the Kitchen than they have been previously. Anyway, enough about my inadequacies, you’re here to learn more about The Chilli Pickle. After smaller beginnings in Meeting House Lane, they’ve been at their larger Jubilee Square venue for three years now and done very well there indeed. They’re multi award winning, and literally just last night won the Indian episode of Best British Takeaways. In short: they’re a …