New Hotel Opened: Terhills (Maasmechelen)

For those bloggers who attended our 3rd blogger event at Maasmechelen Village (#BxlFF3) – they will know that a mere hour outside of Brussels is a whole other world that some have yet to explore. Not only does Maasmechelen outlet village offer 7 days a week of luxury shopping at attractive pricing…

Keeping your kitchen knives happy!

For any chef or home cook – the importance of looking after your kitchen knives is invaluable! “Why?” you may ask. Because keeping your kitchen knives happy means that they will last longer, cut perfectly every time & more than likely, help you slice/dice/chop better & faster – decreasing your…

Top 20 Kitchen Tips & Tricks

With more than 130 active food bloggers in our community in Belgium – it helps to have a tricks & tips on how to simplify your life in the kitchen. Keep butter in the freezer. It can then be grated allowing it to be incorporated into flour easier, as well…

Visit Brussels 2014 Awards – Call for votes

Brussels Food Friends community is up for a Visit Brussels “New concept” 2014 award Public voting can be done at their website up until midnight on 22 February 2015. The 3 best projects in each category will then be assessed by a jury of professional associations and winners will be announced at…

Food Markets in Brussels

Brussels is a paradise of food markets throughout the week – offering everyone the opportunity to wander from stall to stall viewing fresh fruit & vegetables or even purchasing artisanal breads, cheeses & patés. This is our round up of a few of our favourite market spots as written by…

Christmas wishes … 2014

What an amazing year 2014 has been for Brussels Food Friends! The concept was conceived & launched at the beginning of the year by 5 Belgian based Food bloggers…. We hosted 3 events with awesome sponsors & colloborators  1st at The Hotel  2nd at Hotel Bloom   3rd at Maasmechelen Village…

Christmas made easy: cocktails, baking and gift inspiration

With Christmas in just over a week – some of you might be looking for a bit more inspiration… And because we already know that you have a plethora of recipes ready for this season – we focus on sharing a few more ideas with you, that we feel will make Christmas just a…

Christmas Markets in Brussels

You can feel it in the air already… Winter is upon us! And with winter in the Northern hemisphere… comes the thoughts of twinkling lights, festive decorations & mulled wine… all with Christmas & its wonderful festivities in mind! So you will be pleased to note that the Winter Wonder will…

Kitchen Gadgets

As a food blogger I consider kitchen gadgets as ‘necessary’ gear. Of course gadgets come in all shapes and forms, and depending on the kitchen space available they tend to take more or less space. My gadget addiction started with the food blog. At first to help me with the…