The Northern Quarter has come a long way since it was better known as the slightly scuzzy bit of town around Oldham Street. Mackie Mayor finally lives up to the hype.
This beer’s name translates as Seven Lives, which is strange given that cats are generally known to have nine in the U.K.. Apparently, it’s only seven lives in Spain. Who knew? It’s a distinctively malty lager, produced in Barcelona, and with a cool picture of a cat on the label.
My boy was moaning about getting a hot dog (it was Chinese New Year and we were planning something more fitting) when he suddenly chanced upon his personal stairway to heaven.