Recipe : Smoked Haddock, Cauliflower and Broccoli Gratin

This is a cheats gratin really as you part cook the vegetables so there’s no risk of a hard potato here.  Smoked haddock with cauliflower…

Review : The Loveable Rogue

A look at new West End Glasgow eatery We all love a loveable rogue, don’t we? Whether it be Han Solo, Indiana Jones, or er,…

Recipe: Beef Wellington from Donald Russell

Individual Beef Wellington Recipe I’ve never tried to make beef wellington before as it looked like it would be a bit too much hassle. How…

Recipe: Roast Lamb – perfect for Easter

Easter roast lamb When Santa knows you like food and bought you a Shetland Lamb to eat – you really do have to make something…

Now open: Fazenda, George Street, Edinburgh

There’s a Brazilian reasons to visit Fazenda Sorry, that’s a bit of a dad thing to say, isn’t it?  We were invited along to the…

Food review: Chop House, Arch 15, E Market St, Edinburgh

Chop to it! Get to the Chop House… New recruit “Local chef” visits the newly-opened Market Street Chop House with Mr Foodie… This was my…

Restaurant Review: Acanthus, Edinburgh

Hotel food worth seeking out We were invited to an overnight stay at the Macdonald Holyrood Hotel in Edinburgh recently and whilst there we also…

Review: Makar Gin Dinner, Baby Grand, Glasgow

  Makar Gin at Baby Grand My friend was already seated when I arrived at the Baby Grand on a grey and rainy evening for…

Gluten Free Food Review: Carluccio’s Silverburn, Glasgow

  Gluten Free doesn’t mean missing out on taste at Carluccio’s With the rise of gluten-free eating, be it for health or diet reasons, restaurants…

Food Review: The Printing Press, George Street, Edinburgh

Read all about it at The Printing Press in Edinburgh A refurbishment is a good excuse to head off somewhere for food.  We had visited…

Visit to Bergbrennerei Löwen A-6883 Au-Rehmen 87

Mountainous Gin Whilst on a cheese expedition to Austria to find out about Rupp Cheese, we stopped at Bergbrennerei Löwen for coffee, cake and a…

Cruising from Biograd Na Moru to Zadar onboard the Nada …

Last summer we took a trip to Croatia to stay at the Ilirija resort on the Dalmatian coast. See our review of the hotel here.…

Restaurant Review: TriBeCa, 144 Park Road, Glasgow, G4 9HB

  Celebrating American Independence Day at TriBeCa My girl and I popped along for the wonderful NYC flavourfest that is TriBeca Woodlands (144 Park Rd)…

Food Review: Dakhin, 89 Candleriggs, Merchant City, Glasgow, G1 1NP

Gluten-free tasty food in the Merchant City Well-located on Candleriggs but easy to miss due to its upstairs location is the amazing South Indian restaurant Dakhin,…