Food Blog

Food Blog

Food Blog

Our Leamington Spa food blog!

Here at Whittle's at Binswood Hall, our food and drink experts are continuously creating new recipes and menus. From recipes to food-related trivia our blog hosts a little bit of everything about the food and life we love in and around Leamington Spa.

Healthy chicken curry

We asked Gurpreet, Head Chef at Three Church Road Restaurant in Edgbaston, to share with us a curry recipe that is as equally healthy as it is delicious and his recipe certainly doesn't disappoint. 

Protein sources

Today, a new focus on protein intake has turned nutrition on its head and we see vegetarian and plant-based protein products becoming increasingly popular across the UK. Here are our top protein sources for vegetarians.

Classic roast goose

You often hear that “Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a turkey”, but we'd like to suggest an alternative this festive season. Delve into preparing this classic roast goose recipe, shared by the Head Chef at our Ilkley restaurant.

Gingerbread people

A great gingerbread recipe is an essential part of the home baking toolkit and this tried and tested gingerbread recipe won't let you down this Christmas. So grab yourself a glass of something festive and bake some delicious gingerbread people!

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Our Head Chef at our Ilkley restaurant in Yorkshire has shared his Halloween-inspired dessert recipe for a delicious Pumpkin Cheesecake. Why not try it yourself and turn your leftover pumpkin insides into a delicious dessert!

Our coffee blend is Rainforest Alliance Certified

Our coffee blend is Rainforest Alliance Certified. The Rainforest Alliance helps to protect forests, improve the livelihoods of farmers and forest communities, promote their human rights, and help them mitigate and adapt to the climate crisis.

Safety Update

We continue to implement safety procedures that have kept our customers and team members safe over the past 16 months. Before visiting us, please read our precautions to keep everyone safe.

Homemade BBQ Burger

Celebrate National BBQ week with our homemade burger recipe!

Father's Day gift ideas

We've pulled together some of the top gift ideas to make dad feel special this Father's Day!

Perfect pancakes

Whether you prefer savoury or sweet, there is no denying the versatility and simplicity of the basic pancake recipe. Here are our top tips for perfect pancakes, courtesy of Head Chef Mark at our Berkshire restaurant, Blandy's.