Tag Archives: Food

International Waffle Day – 25th March

Photo of a waffles at Baltzersen's Scandinavian cafe in harrogate for international waffle day

Our waffles have been a favourite from the word go. With International Waffle Day approaching we thought we would share our recipe for how to make the best (gluten free) waffles! (And some salted caramel to go with them!)  International … Continue reading

5 Reasons to Visit Baltzersen’s During the Green Party Conference

Photo of Baltzersen's t-shirt with caption 'it's better to support an independent than curse a chain'

The Green Party Spring Conference is taking place this weekend from 26th-28th February at Harrogate International Centre. We would like to welcome all members of the Green Party to Baltzersen’s – here’s 5 reasons why you should come and visit … Continue reading

The Locals’ Guide: Fine Dining in Harrogate

We’re lucky in Harrogate to have such a wealth of brilliant restaurants – you could almost eat out every night of the year without having to revisit anywhere. While the range includes some of the well-known chains, we’re also blessed … Continue reading

Baltzersens on Tour: ‘Cooks’ at Carlton Towers

On Monday, Paul and I ventured out into the Yorkshire moors to visit ‘Cooks’, situated in the magnificent Carlton Towers. The drive was long, but as we turned into an extended, twisting driveway we knew that we were in for … Continue reading

Why Baltzersens are urging you to #ThinkIndie

  Ah, what’s better in life than a lovely warm coffee and a slice of cake in the morning? ‘Nothing,’ I think as I sip on my flat white before I start work for the day. It’s no secret that … Continue reading

Daddy Daycare Ep. III: Walk on the Wild Side…of Leeds

Seth in front of the Probat Roaster in Maude Roastery Leeds

Previous episodes of Daddy Daycare have featured trips to Otley and visit to Leeds for Seth’s first Thai.  In this episode Paul and Seth are back in Leeds to check out some new openings and have a quick peek at … Continue reading

Daddy Day Care: Episode One

Paul and Seth on Daddy Day Care

My son Seth turned one on Monday and his Mum Katie returned to work a couple of weeks ago so we are now splitting childcare.  Wednesdays are now daddy day care, an opportunity for me to spend some one on … Continue reading

Baltzersen’s Guide To LIF

Leeds is hosting a month-long food and drink extravaganza that is sure to inspire and satisfy the hungriest of brains and bellies. We have sifted through the wealth of events for you to have a closer look at. Hope to see you there! Continue reading

Independent Food Leeds: Bundobust…..and other musings

Seth at Independent food outlet Bundobust

With the Christmas rush now well and truly behind us time has suddenly allowed for Paul to get back into Leeds with the family and try out another great example of independent food that opened in 2014. Continue reading

Independents in Harrogate

indie food in harrogate

If you’ve kept up with our blog, you’ll know by now that we’re big on independent business. It’s not for the free samples we pass between shops (though that’s a big attraction as well), it’s because independent business is more … Continue reading