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Food: The Laurels, Clarkston Road, Glasgow

The Laurels, Southside Glasgow We needed to get out the house for some fresh air but the weather was a bit cold and wet...well, it certainly helped inspire our choices off the menu at The Laurels! The Laurels is on Clarkston Road and is within walking distance of both Muirend Railway Station and Cathcart Railway Station,

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Whole Foods Giffnock to become Lidl store

Lidl to take over Whole Foods Giffnock store The old Whole Foods Market in Giffnock will be turning into a Lidl. Lidl are continuing their expansion by taking over the ex Whole Foods store and creating 40 jobs.  The refurbished store is due to open later on this year. As well as a refurbishment, an

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Cook Germany with downloadable recipes

Germany Travel Website with downloadable recipes to inspire It’s no secret that Germany holds a special place in the hearts of Mr & Mrs Foodie.  Contrary to what you may think, we’ve eaten some delish food in Germany.  From the humble kebab to currywurst as well as beer garden favourites Schweinhaxe (Pork knuckle)  to green

Rogacki Berlin

Food review: Rogacki, Berlin

Rogacki delicatessen Made famous outwith Berlin by Anthony Bourdain, Rogacki (pronounced Ro-gatz-ki) is a deli located in Charlottenburg in what was once West Berlin. The former stable is home to a wealth of food with counters filled with cheese, cured and fresh meats,cured and smoked fish, sausages, salads,  bread and poultry. Rogacki has been in

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Drink: Whisky distilling returns to Scottish Borders

Whisky distilling returns to the Scottish Borders It’s been 180 years since a whisky distillery was established in the Scottish Borders and next month will see The Three Stills Company open. The distillery has been years in the planning and will be open to the public on 1st May. Located in Hawick, The Three Stills

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Event Preview:Alumni dinner with Masterchef: The Professionals Gary Maclean

Four Course Alumni dinner hosted by Gary Maclean, MasterChef: The Professionals 2016 Winner and National Chef of Scotland. This sounds like it may be the best meal ever.  Enjoy a four-course meal created and cooked by some of Scotland’s most exciting young talent.  A collection of City of Glasgow College superstar chefs who’ve gone on

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Travel: Spending the day with Charles Rennie Mackintosh – Glasgow

Discovering Mackintosh in Glasgow This year marks the 150th birthday of the architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh and  what better way to celebrate than with a day out in Glasgow visiting some of the sights in his hometown! The first location of the day, Kelvingrove Art Galleries , opens from 10am.  By the time I arrived there

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McIntosh Pastaval tickets on sale now

Pastaval Tickets on Sale NOW! Tickets for the much awaited Pastaval 2018 are on sale now.  Follow the instructions below to get your ticket or go to the desktop site here.   function init_widget_277348 () { var http_277348 = new XMLHttpRequest(); http_277348.open("GET", "https://billetto.co.uk/e/277348/widget_new?theme=white", true ); http_277348.onload = function ( e ) { if ( http_277348.readyState

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Tron Bar & Kitchen to host vegan event

Two day Vegan extravaganza at Tron Bar & Kitchen The Tron Bar & Kitchen will play host to a two-day celebration of all things vegan. Earlier this year they hosted a Vegan pop up market and due to its success are holding a second one. A Vegan pop up market will be held on Thursday

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Irn Bru scones at Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh

Waldorf Astoria launches ‘Around the World’ afternoon tea New menu includes scone inspired by Irn Bru TM It’s the time of year for Afternoon Tea and scones inspired by Scotland’s favourite drink, Irn Bru TM, are just one of the tempting treats on the menu at the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian’s new ‘Around the