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Review: Nespresso compatible hot chocolate from Mugpods

Finally, hot chocolate for Nespresso in the UK! We are still fairly new to the world of Nespresso having previously owned a Tassimo for a number of years, which has a wealth of hot chocolate options such as Cadbury’s, Oreo, Suchard's and Milka but it's been a slow process finding alternatives for our Nespresso machine, which is

glasgow whisky festival

A guide to Glasgow’s Whisky Festival 2017

What is Glasgow’s Whisky Festival? Here is our quick guide to tomorrow's Glasgow's Whisky Festival, if you're lucky enough to have a ticket as it is now sold out! With over 60 whisky stands, Glasgow's Whisky Festival is well, Glasgow’s biggest whisky festival, showcasing whiskies from all over the world. Further stands will offer whisky-related

Las iguanas day of the dead cocktail

Recipe: Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita from Las Iguanas

  Celebrate Day of the Dead with Las Iguanas Latin American restaurant Las Iguanas have created a special cocktail for this spooky time of year– an ode to Day of the Dead, a huge celebration in Latin America. The Spiced Passion Fruit Margarita is a blend of traditional Mexican flavours, including Olmeca Blanco Tequila, lime,

Tomatin highland food and drink awards

News: Tomatin scoops two awards

  TOMATIN DISTILLERY SCOOPS TWO AWARDS AT  HIGHLAND & ISLANDS FOOD AND DRINK AWARDS Tomatin Distillery were a winner in two categories, Environment and Excellence, at the prestigious Highland & Islands Food & Drink Awards 2017. Picking up the Environment Award for its commitment to responsible environmental practice,the distillery boasts various green schemes including an environmentally

Kokoro Gin sansho berry Japanese inspired Gin

Event: Discovering Kokoro Gin at Nippon Kitchen

My neighbour Kokoro I love gin, it's true. Last time I counted we had 15 bottles with everything from African gin made in Malawi to tea-infused gin, quince-flavoured gin and cacao gin.  As well as a love for all things gin, I also love Japan, so an invitation to find out more about Kokoro Gin,

Seafood from Scotland - Beer and Seafood event - Tall Ship - Glasgow

Seafood Scotland ‘Fish Supper’ with matching craft beers

Seafood paired with beer? What's the catch? Now that is a combo! White wine is generally thought to be the drink to have alongside seafood but Seafood Scotland and The Brewers Association of Scotland invited us along to a "fish supper" to show that wine isn't the only drink that can be paired with seafood.

Pickering’s Gin Baubles are back!

THE BAUBLES ARE BACK! Mr Foodie headed along to the historic Dominion Theatre in Edinburgh to finding out all about Pickering’s Gin and their gin Baubles. Last year saw a huge demand for the baubles, I was crying into my tonic at the lack of gin bauble action on my tree.  Don’t fear if you

Scottish beer awards 2017 winners

Winners list for 2017 Scottish Beer Awards

WINNERS OF 2017 SCOTTISH BEER AWARDS ANNOUNCED Last night saw the second Scottish Beer Awards in Edinburgh with the best beers brewed in Scotland revealed. Brewdog won the top award of the night, Scottish Brewery of the Year.  The Scottish Beer Awards judges praised Brewdog for a monumental year of business. The Ellon-based business fought

The avenue Newton mearns lunch and learn

Event Preview: Lunch and learn at The Avenue

  The Avenue: Newton Mearns shopping centre hosts Lunch and Learn session The Avenue shopping centre in Newton Mearns launch their second ‘On The Avenue Lunch and Learn’ session, where customers can reserve their place to learn a new skill, while dropping by the centre. On the 29th and 30th September, The Avenue are holding

John Lowrie Morrison artist Glengoyne whisky limited edition

Winter reaches Glengoyne Distillery

Glengoyne unveils latest Jolomo limited edition Don't worry there hasn't been a quick season change at Glengoyne Distillery!    Glengoyne have revealed the second in a series of limited edition gift tin releases in partnership with one of Scotland's contemporary artists. ‘Heavy Snow at Glengoyne Distillery’ by John Lowrie Morrison, also known as Jolomo, is