Uk sausage week 2017 Winners

UK Sausage Week Awards Winners

The winners of the UK Sausage Week Awards have been announced.   Antiques expert, TV presenter and UK Sausage Ambassador Eric Knowles presented butchers, supermarkets and manufacturers with their winning trophies. UK Sausage Week (30th October – 5th November) is an annual week-long celebration, showcasing the best of British sausages. The UK Supreme Sausage Champion

Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge

Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge Winner announced

Kirkintilloch school win Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge Secondary school pupils in Kirkintilloch have scooped a national award for their efforts at championing Scottish food and drink and supporting local producers. S2 students at St Ninians High School have been crowned the winner of the Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge

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A look inside Glasgow’s Newest burger joint Smashburger

Smashburger comes to Glasgow Just when we thought Glasgow couldn’t handle another burger joint, American chain Smashburger arrives.  They open officially tomorrow (19th October) at the side of the Sauchiehall Centre (where Flying Tiger is). This is their first venture into Scotland with a Dunfermline restaurant also opening soon. According to a Smashburger, their mission 'is

UK Top 20 Fish & Chip shops revealed – is yours here?

  UK’S TOP 20 FISH AND CHIP RESTAURANTS ANNOUNCED It’s the  30th anniversary of the National Fish & Chip Awards, organised by Seafish and the semi-finalists for the Fish and Chip Restaurant of the Year Award - one of 15 categories in the 2018 National Fish & Chip Awards have been announced.  The 20 shops

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

FREE Pizza from Pizza Punks

Find out how to get some free pizza Glasgow pizza lovers! Get yourself down to Pizza Punks this Friday (6th October) for FREE PIZZA. To celebrate their first birthday, Pizza Punks on St Vincent Street are not only giving away free pizza but also have special drinks promos, a birthday FREAKSHAKE, a monster sharing bundle

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News: Second restaurant walks away from Michelin

Michelin lose another restaurant Sought after by chefs across the world, but this last week has seen two restaurants ask to be removed from Michelin Guide. Boath House, near Nairn, has joined French Chef Sebastien Bras, whose restaurant Le Suquet has three Michelin Stars.  He asked not to be included in the 2018 guide.   The

Waitrose choc bar recall

Waitrose recalls chocolate bars

Waitrose chocolate may contain plastic Waitrose and The Food Standards Agency have issued a recall for four varieties of luxury chocolate bars over fears they may contain pieces of plastic. Affected products include Product: Waitrose 1 White Chocolate Pack size: 85g Best before end: July 2018 Batch codes: All Product: Waitrose 1 White Chocolate with Matcha

Gaucho Argentinian steak Edinburgh new opening

Argentinian steak restaurant Gaucho to open in Edinburgh

Gaucho name Edinburgh for expansion plans Well known Argentinian steak restaurant, Gaucho, is expanding North into Scotland with a restaurant and bar at St Andrew Square. The restaurant will open mid-November and as you will see from these images, it looks stunning. The restaurant, located at  4a St Andrew Square, will serve a variety of

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Royal visit for Hawick grown tomatoes

Scotty Brand State of the art facilities officially opened The Princess Royal officially opened Standhill Farm Glasshouse in Hawick, today ( 20th September 2017).  I had the pleasure of visiting earlier this year and try the tomatoes straight off the vine. Click here to find out more.   The custom-built state of the art greenhouse