More Bottomless Prosecco at Newcastle’s No28

'I enjoy a Prosecco. It's bubbly; it's fun' - Danielle Schneider About 18 months ago one my favourite bars in Newcastle started a Bottomless Prosecco offer and the classy ladies (and gents) of the toon rejoiced! Since then the offer has gone from strength to strength with the bar being jam packed almost every Saturday … Continue reading More Bottomless Prosecco at Newcastle’s No28

The Split Chimp opens new Rum Bar!

‘Wine is crying juice. Rum is worse’ – Retta When you think back to about 5 years ago and all the empty units that seemed to be dotted around Newcastle City Centre it would be safe to say that there’s been somewhat of a rebirth pubwise recently. For my personal taste there has been a … Continue reading The Split Chimp opens new Rum Bar!

How different do you look after 3 glasses of wine?

'Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy' - Benjamin Franklin One of my favourite quotes is that alcohol is what makes the good times better and the bad times bearable. If I knew who first said it I would have it at the leading quote to all my … Continue reading How different do you look after 3 glasses of wine?

Bottomless Prosecco at Newcastle’s No28

‘It is the hour to be drunken! To escape being the martyred slaves of time, be ceaselessly drunk’ - Charles Baudelaire My hubby and I have a short history with bottomless drink offers. When we were in Vegas in 2009 we took advantage of the bottomless martinis from 4pm-8pm in the bar in our hotel … Continue reading Bottomless Prosecco at Newcastle’s No28

The Split Chimp gets a makeover

'A pub can be a magical place' - Rhys Ifans A few months ago on a snowy February Saturday afternoon I dragged (well i say dragged, there was actually very little persuasion involved) my friends to the Split Chimp micro pub in Newcastle so we could could sample the £15 bottles of prosecco and perhaps … Continue reading The Split Chimp gets a makeover

A Hen Do Fit for a Princess…

'Nowadays, you can text 24 hours a day and be in constant contact, but every once in a while, it's nice to just get out with your girlfriends and have fun' - Amanda Schull If you seach 'Hen Party' on wikipedia it says 'A bachelorette party, hen(s) party, hen(s) night or hen(s) do, is a … Continue reading A Hen Do Fit for a Princess…

Partners in Wine do The Split Chimp

'Prosecco: How classy people get shitfaced' - Unknown Diamonds, dachshunds and my good self (ahem) are all proof that good things come in small packages. I'd first clocked Newcastle's first micro pub, The Split Chimp, when we walked past on the way to the Spoiler Shop Steamer last September and always had it in mind to … Continue reading Partners in Wine do The Split Chimp