Event: Alumni Dinner at City of Glasgow College

City of Glasgow college alumni dinner menu

Alumni dinner hosted by Gary Maclean, MasterChef: The Professionals 2016 Winner and National Chef of Scotland On Wednesday we joined an excited room of diners to enjoy a four-course meal created and cooked by alumni of the City of Glasgow College. The menu consisted of dishes from former students, including a pioneer of the very first

British Cassis British Royale cocktail Kir Royal

Cocktail Recipe: British Royale

British Cassis British Royale Cocktail What better way to celebrate the royal wedding than with a cocktail!  Waitrose (and Amazon) sell British Cassis and it’s perfect alongside some English fizz, such as Castle Brook Classic Cuvee, to create a celebratory drink. British Cassis comes from the White Heron Estate in Herefordshire which has been in

Bowlees north Pennines AONB Durham

Travel: Discovering the great outdoors in Durham – Day Two

Exploring the Durham countryside After day one in Durham what would be on the agenda today? Well first, of course, is breakfast.  I was still full after steak the night before so just eggs and soldiers for me, and some tea. It was far too soon to pack up and say goodbye to Mabel the

Product review: McIntosh Mexicana Macaroni Pie

Say Aye Caramba to a Mexicana Macaroni Pie How can something so simple be so good?  Gooey and cheesy macaroni baked into a crisp pie with a spicy little twist - this is where Scotland and Italy meet Mexico, creating a masterpiece of carby heaven. 😍 Greggs faced the wrath of Scotland when they stopped

Freddy & Hicks street food pop-up at Citizen M

Food review: Freddy & Hicks street food pop-up at Citizen M

Freddy & Hicks food truck takeover at Citizen M In a bold move, the Glasgow Citizen M is the testing ground for a “food truck takeover” where various street food vendors will be taking over the kitchen at the hotel. Freddy & Hicks are in situ now and will be dishing up vegetarian & vegan

Food review: Six by Nico Edinburgh

Six by Nico Edinburgh, not your usual chippie 111 by Nico in Glasgow’s Kelvinside is a family favourite where we’ve eaten numerous times. The head chef Nico Nico Simeone then opened Six by Nico, a more conceptual restaurant with theme-based menus in Finnieston (of course it had to be Finnieston!) a year ago. Don Ivan

Glasgow Science Centre food drink adults only

Event: Glasgow Science Centre Science Lates

Glasgow Science Centre Adults Only Its adults only fun at Glasgow Science Centre next month.  Discover the science behind what you eat and drink at their adults’ only Science Lates: Taste event on Friday the 1st of June. You can make your own DNA daiquiri, take part in interactive coffee roasting sessions, learn about our

Fairmont St Andrews

Royal Wedding Afternoon Tea At Fairmont St Andrews

Royal Wedding Afternoon Tea - Fairmont St Andrews Want to celebrate the Royal Wedding in style? Then pencil in a visit to Fairmont St Andrews. They are holding a Royal Afternoon Tea and a live screening of the Royal Wedding hosted in the hotel’s glass-roofed Atrium Lounge. Invited to dress for the occasion, guests will arrive