Rumours and news from Shoeshine Johnny

Shoeshine Johnny updates this June Glasgow The Sisters in Jordanhill, the sister restaurant to Sisters Kelvingrove is up for sale. Hickory Steakhouse in Shawlands has thrown in the towel and stopped trading. 🙁 The new La Vita Sputini at 40 Gordon Street is well under way.  Here’s what to expect on the menu. Psyche Deli

Pinkster gin martini

Cocktail Recipe: Pinkster Gin Martini

Pinkster Gin Martini  You really think you know the Martini?  Not if you haven’t tried this.  Delicious with the flavour of elderflower for a unique martini that tastes as pretty as it looks. Pinktini 50ml Pinkster Gin 10ml Elderflower cordial Fill shaker with ice, throw in several raspberries and then add five parts pinkster to one

Strawberry Pimms Showstopper from Bonne Maman

Recipe: Strawberry Pimms Showstopper Cake for Wimbledon

Strawberry Pimms Showstopper Cake for Wimbledon Why not treat friends and family to a slice of this delightful summer bake, perfect to enjoy whilst watching Wimbledon… Combining seasonal flavours synonymous with the world’s favourite tennis tournament - strawberries, cream and Pimms! Ingredients: (Serves 10-12)  For the sponge 6 medium eggs 180g golden caster sugar 60ml

Sharps brewery offshore Pilsner

Free beer in London and Cornwall from Sharp’s Brewery 🍺

Free beer in London and Cornwall from Sharp’s Brewery To celebrate the launch of Sharp’s Brewery pilsner, Offshore, the Cornish brewer has teamed up with surf forecasting site, Magic Seaweed, to give away free beer direct to beer fans’ offices. From Friday 22 June – Monday 2 July if you are  based in London or Cornwall

Düsseldorf brewery trail beer crawl of Düsseldorf

Travel: 5 must visit breweries in this Dusseldorf Beer Trail

5 Must Visit Breweries in this Dusseldorf Beer Trail. If there’s one thing they do well in Düsseldorf is make beer.  Here are five breweries within walking (staggering) distance of one another for a brewery beer crawl. Embrace the Düsseldorf way and wander along our Dusseldorf beer trail 🍺 Prost! Füchschen Start off at Brewery im

Brooklyn brewery Naranjito

Event Preview: Brooklyn Brewery team up with Philies to launch Naranjito

Brooklyn Brewery to Launch Naranjito at Philies of Shawlands Brooklyn Brewery are launching a pale ale beer called Naranjito, which literally translates as ‘little orange’.  It is a classic American pale ale with a burst of aromatic hops and chunks of sweet orange peel.   A special night at Philies of Shawlands with a special

Dockyard social Glasgow

Event Preview: Dockyard Social returns

Dockyard Social returns this weekend After far too long away - 12 weeks!!!! - and some dodgy complaints allegedly - Dockyard Social is back this weekend (Fri 22nd - Sunday 24th)   Not trading for 12 weeks has certainly hurt the suppliers, staff and stalls who keep Dockyard Social going.  So they are looking for

Sweet and Sour Beef Salad Lidl Scotland Tony Singh recipe

Recipe: Sweet and Sour Scottish Beef Salad from Tony Singh and Lidl

Singh for your Supper with Tony Singh and Lidl Scottish TV chef, Tony Singh MBE will be teaming up with supermarket Lidl to create a delicious 3-course meal using a wide range of hand-selected Scottish products. For the 4 days of the Royal Highland Show, Tony will be on the Lidl stand, cooking up a

Mackintosh 150 glasgow kelvingrove

Travel: Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style

  Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of one of Glasgow's greatest sons, Charles Rennie Mackintosh Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum is hosting Charles Rennie Mackintosh Making the Glasgow Style until 14th August 2018 and Mrs Foodie, loving some Chas architecture (and in need of cheering up after the recent news)  went along to