Birmingham-based restaurant, Holy Moly, home of the Harlem-inspired ‘Proper Mac’, –teamed up with 6x Official World Record Holder, Leah Hutkever, on Monday 3rd February as she attempted to take on the new the ‘Not So Holy’ Challenge.
Leah will be the very first person to take on this Harlem-inspired feast, made up of four fully loaded ‘Not So Holy’ burgers and a portion of fries – setting the tone for those that think they can do better, as the challenge opens up to the public from 4th February 2020. With just 30 minutes on the clock, it will be a race against time to become the soul food champion. Leah completed the challenge in a record breaking 9 minutes 53 seconds.
Paul Elliot, Head of Business at Holy Moly said: “We
are extremely excited to be teaming up with Leah Shutkever as she takes on the
Not So Holy Challenge. As a 6x Official World Record Holder, we are looking
forward to seeing how our soul food platter fares up to Leah’s previous
Sound easy? Think you can take on the ‘Not So Holy’ Challenge? Well, it’s your lucky day because now you can. From 4th February, for just £30 you can take part in the challenge, facing the same amount of food as Leah and all under the same time constraints too. Complete the challenge and your food is free.
Think you can complete the challenge in better time?
Your photo will be taken with our clapper board and we will announce you on our
social pages as the new reigning champion. So, what are you waiting for? Head
on down to Holy Moly based in Grand Central and take on the ultimate soul food
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restaurant, Holy Moly – home of the ‘Proper Mac’ – has teamed up with national
charity FoodCycle to help the charity support vulnerable people in the local
community each week with hot meals.
combines surplus food, spare kitchen spaces and volunteers to create
three-course meals for people at risk of food poverty and social isolation,
whilst helping those who may not be able to afford to feed
themselves or their children.
Moly donated its first selection of its vegetarian cheesy ‘Proper Mac’ to the
UK charity in January and will be providing hot meals each week.
Justin Powell, Regional Manager Midlands at
FoodCycle, said: “We are thrilled to have Holy Moly onboard supporting us in
feeding people who may be struggling with hunger or loneliness. The backing of
local food suppliers and restaurants is vital to us in order to provide free
community meals; we can’t thank Holy Moly enough for their ongoing assistance each
week and what is the start of a fantastic partnership.”
Elliott, Head of Business at Holy Moly, added: “FoodCycle do some incredible
work supporting the local community. The charity is made up of amazing
volunteers who provide so much to those in need and being able to play a small
part in helping means a lot to us all here.”
Moly opened its doors back in 2018 as Birmingham’s first ever Mac ‘n’ Cheese
restaurant. Located in Grand Central, the Harlem-inspired soul food heaven, is
the perfect place to go if you’re looking for a light bite, dinner with the
family or a drink with your mates. Offering a delicious range of macs, burgers,
chicken, cocktails and much more.
Birmingham’s Holy Moly Macaroni Restaurant is back with a new menu.
The Birmingham based, Harlem inspired, Holy Moly Macaroni, has re-opened with a brand new look. The “home of soul food” is now offering breakfast and afternoon tea.
Breakfast will be offered every day from 8.30am (9.30am on Sundays) until 12pm. You can choose from a light American breakfast of waffles, a full English breakfast or a spicy Harlem Special, which features hot and spicy chilli eggs or a BBQ pulled beef brioche.
To accompany the new look, Holy Moly have added a bar and a mixologist to boot. Now, you can also upgrade your “Harlem inspired” afternoon tea to include prosecco.
For the ultimate cherry on top, you don’t even have to leave Birmingham Grand Central for your happy hour, combine your Friday night pub crawl with Holy Moly and you can enjoy 2 cocktails for £11 between 5pm and 8pm.
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