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Cocktails & Dinner at La Petite Mort

Any restaurant that names itself after the French phrase for an orgasm has to be pretty confident in it’s offering so when La Petite Mort asked me to come along and try their porthole cocktails and have dinner they didn’t need to ask twice. Tucked away around the corner from the Kings Theatre and adjoining […]

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BBQ and a cocktail at Hotel Du Vin

I was gutted that I couldn’t make this event a few weeks back – sadly I had to be on duty at one of my own, but luckily Catriona and Graeme were happy to step into the breach once more. Probably just as well – a bbq running out of meat wouldn’t have made for a […]

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World Whisky Day 2013 – Saturday May 18th

The inaugural World Whisky Day was held in 2012 and saw over 20,000 people attend over 200 events all over the world.  In 2012 #WorldWhiskyDay was a global trending topic on twitter and WWD was also on the front page of the BBC News Website. World Whisky Day has been welcomed by the Scottish Parliament […]

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Michelin Chef Jeremy Wares Hosts Charity dinner for Parkinsons – 8th Nov

Hmmm,  I can’t wait for this –  a cocktails & oysters reception (I can look at the oysters even if I can’t eat them!) followed by a 4 course meal paired with wines, each cooked by a top chef – one for serious foodies! (& don’t worry for those who can’t make it, I’ll be […]

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yummyTori – a new (& aptly named) Japanese restaurant on Lothian Road

I have no doubt that all the Yardies will be returning in the very near future! and I’m afraid that Chop Chop now has some competition for their dumplings. Judging by the number of local workers waiting for food to go, it’s already a big hit just one week into trading.

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