Tag Archives: Borrelen

Bubbles, wines, and beers

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Our favorite hobby? Going for drinks. With wines, beers, and a snack platter. Oh, and friends, of course. But where can we find the best snack platters? A good snack platter to accompany drinks must meet the following criteria: it must contain various bites, be full, be freshly prepared, and offer good value for money. But not unimportant are the …

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High Beer! Craft beer and bites at Beers & Barrels

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Food pairing with beer is a trend nowadays! And so it was time for a manly version of the high tea and high wine. And tadaa! There you have the High Beer! At Beers & Barrels you can have a High Beer with six special brewed beers. And a board with tasty bites from the green egg. Bites and craft …

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Bar Cava in the city centre

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Cheers In how many ways and languages can you cheers? Besides zdorovje, yamas, salute, proost! We cheers to our own health and happiness. Traditionally, knights in the middle ages already cheersed to their health: when their glasses hit each other, some liquid always exchanged cups, so that they knew that their company didn’t want to poison them. Cheers! Lets drink …

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Brewery De Leckere – Werkspoor Café

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The Werkspoor Café De Leckere In the mood for sausage? Or beer? Love a cozy bar? But then modernly decorated? And not necessarily in the center? Then the Werkspoor Café is the place for you! The new kid on the block, besides WAS, Oproer and DB’s. This place is booming. Okay, admittedly, you have to bike a fair bit to …

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What have you got Instock for me?

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Well, a delicious and fair menu. The food and the drink menus are both good! And the building on the Vleutenseweg is a sight for sore eyes, but let’s not forget the terrace. A real ‘hidden gem’! Calm, green, but mostly cosy. Instock from pop-up to hotspot Instock is a concept that began in the capital, first as a pop-up …

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De Goudvink; the newest culinary nest in the Drieharingstraat

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The Drieharingstraat has become home to another snack- and drink spot. There seems to no escaping it, the street is groaning under all this culinary violence; barely anything else will fit. Dainahara and I were invited to check out the newest acquisition: De Goudvink. We headed over full of curiosity and with grumbling stomachs. Metamorphosis Where the cute little store …

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Spanish atmosphere at Heuveloord

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Heuveloord and Rotsoord keeps surprising us with cool new spots. We’re starting off 2017 well with the new Cafe Brutal, located under the water tower on the Vaartsche Rijn. By now the restaurant WT Urban Kitchen has reached ‘rockstar status’, but not everyone knew about the cosy cafe under it. But that’ll change this year, because Cafe Brutal just opened …

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Restaurant SYR – Dining for a good cause

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A little cultural gem opened their doors in June thanks to crowdfunding through the initiative of the GYS foundation. Today, Syr now sits on the beautiful Lange Nieuwstraat next to the Dom Tower. This restaurant wouldn’t have been possible without the community. Large numbers of people donated their money and volunteers came in the droves to help get the restaurant going. Within just …

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Talud9 Coffee & Wine

Talud9, located on the ‘t wed was a hit from the opening. Talud9 is a small wine & coffee bar situated on one of the most buzzing squares of Utrecht. The interior is very cosy, with a bar at the side and large high tables on the other side of the room. Talud 9 looks a little like a wine seller, …

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