The History Of Your Favourite Curry – Tikka Masala

  • EastZEast
  • 29.12.2014
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If there’s one curry that you can guarantee will be popular with everyone it’s got to be the Chicken Tikka Masala, it’s difficult to find someone who doesn’t like this rich, creamy, flavoursome dish. Perhaps a little bizarrely, this popular curry was named a ‘British national dish’ by the Foreign Secretary Robin Cook in 2001.  […]

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Manchester Food Bloggers Descend On EastZEast

  • EastZEast
  • 30.10.2014
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EastzEast recently launched our fantastic new Christmas Menu ready for the festive season! To celebrate this, we invited a bunch of local food bloggers down to give their professional opinion of the new selection. The new menu features a special offer of 3 courses for £21.95  and includes a wide variety of new dishes such […]

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Top Mocktails – 2 for 1 Tuesdays

  • EastZEast
  • 16.09.2014
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At EastzEast, we understand that the week can be stressful and, sometimes, nothing can quite beat a cheeky cocktail midway through the week to help with those Tuesday/Wednesday blues. That and a good curry, obviously. However, we also recognize that, for some, midweek drinking isn’t necessarily something that they may wish to partake in. So, […]

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Spicy Networking Comes to EastZEast Riverside

  • EastZEast
  • 02.09.2014
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EastZEast are pleased to announce that Manchester professional networking group Spicy Networking have chosen to host their opening event at Manchester Riverside. Spicy aims to become one of Manchester’s most success networking meetings for local professionals, attracting many of Manchester’s largest businesses. The event start at 5:30pm on Tuesday 16th September 2014. EastZEast owner Mr […]

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The Top 10 International Dishes In Britain By Popularity

  • EastZEast
  • 26.08.2014
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We have seen in recent years that the popularity of one of the nation’s all-time favourite dishes, the Tikka Masala has come under fire by not only other curries but food from other countries. We take a look at what the current top 10 favourite dishes are in the UK by popularity and see where […]

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Where Does The Chicken Tikka Masala Originate?

  • EastZEast
  • 12.08.2014
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The Chicken Tikka Masala has been one of Britain’s favourite dishes for decades, perhaps because of this, it has always been disputed where the dish in actual fact originates from. Some say India, others say Birmingham and even Glasgow has made strong claims about it. We’ll explore what the history of the curry is and […]

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How Curries Can Keep You Cool in Hot Weather

  • EastZEast
  • 16.07.2014
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With the temperatures this week reaching 25 degrees and next week 27, we find ourselves wondering how we can stay cool in this hot weather. The first idea that comes to mind is a cold beverage, an ice cream or fresh fruit. The last thing that we would think to eat in this weather would […]

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A History of the Famous Birmingham Balti

  • EastZEast
  • 02.07.2014
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With the lead up to our Birmingham branch opening in the upcoming weeks we take a look at the history of curry in the city and the famous Birmingham Balti. The word ‘Balti’ refers to the bowl that the dish is made and served in, with the Urdu word ‘balty’ meaning bucket. The idea behind […]

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