Recipe: Tomato Sauce

Foodie Explorers tomato sauce recipe

Make your own tomato sauce and taste the difference A decent tomato sauce opens the door to many tasty dishes. From pizzas and pastas to curries to tasty stews, tomato sauce provides the base you build on. Making your own is cheap and easy, and once you have tasted your own homemade version you will

Baileys Strawberries and cream colada cocktail recipe

Recipe: Strawberries & Cream Colada

Chill out with a Strawberries & Cream Colada You might have noticed the limited edition Baileys Strawberries and Cream flavour in the supermarket...we certainly did. Of course, purely for blog research we purchased a bottle and after having a drink “on the rocks” tried out a cocktail. Do you remember the fruity penicillin that the

Scotrail virtual reality caledonian Sleeper train

Edinburgh Fringe visitors to view virtual Caledonian Sleeper

Caledonian Sleeper virtual experience at Edinburgh Fringe The new fleet of Caledonian Sleeper trains will be on show with a special virtual reality event during the Fringe. A virtual reality portal will be located within Edinburgh Waverley Station for two days. The portal will allow visitors to see the future of overnight travel in the

glasgow back to the botanics cinema

Back to the Botanics – Cinema in style at Glasgow’s Botanic Gardens

Classic 80's and Sci-Fi at Glasgow Botanics - Back to the Botanics Looking for something different to do this weekend?  Then how about relaxing at Glasgow Botanic Gardens watching some retro cinema? Last night had Blade Runner and the list for the rest of the weekend is:- Friday 17 August - Close Encounters of the

Milngavie food and drink festival

Event Preview: Milngavie Food and Drink Festival

Don't miss the Milngavie Food and Drink Festival 31st August - 1st September 2018   The Milngavie Food and Drink Festival is back and will kick off at 5 pm on Friday 31st August with a town centre 'gathering' which will include a ceilidh band for some outdoor dancing and the Scottish folk band 'Heron

Cafe Mòr pembrokeshire foodie Explorers

Food review: Cafe Môr, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Sun, sea, sand and seaweed snacks at Cafe Môr Pembroke is famous for its beaches and whilst driving along a particular sandy stretch of coast you may spot a little boat-shaped mobile food van by the side of the road, probably with a huge queue too. Well, that is Cafe Môr! In 2011 they won

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh afternoon tea the caledonian

5 places to celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week

Celebrate National Afternoon Tea Week - 5 places to visit   Peacock Alley, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian Peacock Alley offers oodles of glamour in this former railway booking hall in Edinburgh's west end. https://www.foodieexplorers.co.uk/food-afternoon-tea-at-the-caledonian-edinburgh/ Book here Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian,  Princes Street, EH1 2AB Contact:  waldorfastoriaedinburgh.com   Chez Mal, Malmaison Glasgow

Yes chef Action for Children

Yes Chef! Launches at Tennents Training Academy

Support Action for Children and eat some tasty food with Yes Chef! Yes Chef! has launched for 2018 with this year’s intake of young men eager to make it in the food industry. This charity-funded program aims to turn six young offenders lives around and equip them with the skills to work in a kitchen.

The shore Penzance restaurant foodie explorers

Food review: The Shore, Penzance

From sea to The Shore Thankfully we didn't encounter any pirates on our brief sojourn in Penzance and we didn’t have to walk the plank to get a table at The Shore Restaurant as part of our Foodiemoon either but you absolutely must book ahead because there's only a single chef in the kitchen! Chef Patron

Kilmurray and co Shawlands brunch cafe

Food Review: Brunch at Kilmurry & Co, Shawlands, Glasgow

Brunch at Kilmurry & Co in Shawlands Located where the disappointing Green's Coffee House used to be, and before that BetFred and once upon a time, Newlands Post Office, is Kilmurry & Co. If you've passed here recently you'll have noted the outdoor seating area, which blocks off the post boxes but they are actually still in