For all you sushi lovers a brand new YO! Sushi opened on Princes Street on Tuesday! Situated on the corner of Princes Street and Hanover Street, overlooking The Mound, Princes ...
2015 is Year of the ‘Currizza’ as invention of naan bread pizza goes national The brainchild of Glasgow-based entrepreneur and chef Dave Gannon, Curry Dave Currizzas use Indian naan bread as a base, topped with authentically fresh curry sauces and grated mozzarella. Originally invented as an experimental snack for staff at his Indian restaurant in the French ski resort of Chamonix, Gannon […]
Really looking forward to this next week! Join Yotam Ottolenghi, regarded as one of the most innovative, creative chefs and food writers in the food world, for the long-awaited publication of Plenty More. It picks up where Plenty left off, with over 150 more inspiring, vegetable-based dishes. The chapters are organised by cooking method – […]
I’ve long been a fan of Continis (formerly Centotre) so will be looking forward to seeing Victor & Carina’s new venture. A unique partnership has transformed one of the Royal Mile’s most historic […]
The lovely folk at Great Grog have given us 2 pairs of tickets to give away, each pair worth £20! All you need to do to be in with a chance of winning is email me, firstname.lastname@example.org with the word BEER in the subject line. Winners will be drawn at random and notified on Thurs 25th September. […]
Last week’s press trip to discover some Foodie ‘hidden gems’ was fantastic, I’ve already blogged about the amazing tasting menu created for us by Chef Tom Lewis but I also wanted to mention some of the other things we got up to! Scottish Sushi: I love sushi and have always wanted to have a go […]
Last week, I happened to be in South Queensferry and remembered being invited to check out The Wee Restaurant, just across the bridge so took the ‘locational’ opportunity to give it a try. Just like it’s name (& the village itself), it is pretty ‘wee’, but rather lovely too! And although we were among the first […]
When I downloaded this book (it was Free for a limited time on Amazon recently), I had no idea how fantastic a read it was going to be! Not only did I finish it in less than 24 hours but I’ve now been inspired to reach for my Escoffier and Larousse (there were a lot of French […]
Last Thursday night saw the official launch of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and we had preview tickets to see Camille, although that is an entirely different story in itself! I’d been invited along to Treacle to sample a couple of cocktails and some food, and with my ‘bed & board’ for the night being just round the […]
& the names have been drawn…. Congratulations to our lucky winners, who have each won a pair of tickets to next weekend’s Foodies Festival in Inverleith Park Maxine Henderson Lucy Holroyd Gordon McCue Vicky Norris Andy Macleod Have a wonderful time!