5 vegan and vegetarian places to try for veganuary in Scotland

5 vegan and vegetarian places to try for veganuary in Scotland

Veganuary? 5 vegan and vegetarian eateries in Scotland to try 1. Velocity Café Inverness 1 Crown Ave, Inverness www.velocitylove.co.uk Cyclist friendly cafe and bike workshop. Serving soup, sandwiches, salads and cake. 2. Flying Duck, Glasgow 142 Renfield St, Glasgow www.theflyingduck.org A Seitan or Bean burger topped with Mac n cheeseRead More…

Event: Overgate Christmas Market in Dundee

Event: Overgate Christmas Market in Dundee

There’s no better excuse than Christmas to get out and about and try some new things, in new places.  Today I was in Dundee at Overgate shopping centre checking out their food and drink Christmas market.  It’s not the biggest market but what I did like was that even forRead More…

Event Preview: Urban Food Fest at Overgate in Dundee

Event Preview: Urban Food Fest at Overgate in Dundee

Three-day Christmas market this weekend at Overgate Dundee Overgate in Dundee city centre are holding a three-day Christmas market run by URBAN FOOD FEST. Located just outside Costa, between the centre and The Steeple, the vibrant Christmas market will bring colourful street food and drink trucks to cheer everyone up from thisRead More…

Travel: Dundee Verdant Works wins award

Travel: Dundee Verdant Works wins award

Verdant Works named Best Visitor Attraction Dundee, famous for jute, jam and journalism,  received a boost when jute museum Verdant Works was named Scotrail Best Visitor Attraction in the Central, Fife and Tayside regional final of the Scottish Thistle Awards. Verdant Works celebrates its 20th birthday as a museum.  ARead More…

TITP Hub Shows

TITP Hub Shows

It’s not long until T in the Park so Tennents are upping the music ante with some hub action around Scotland. Sunday 30th June Musical Bingo at King Tuts, Glasgow 6pm – 8:30 Wash Bar, Edinburgh – The Moonkids at 5:30 Friday 3rd July Campus, Glasgow – Medicine Men/Schnarff Schnarff,Read More…

Protected status for Dundee Cake?

Protected status for Dundee Cake?

Consultation launched for PGI status bid. Dundee Cake is a step closer to having Protected Geographical Indicator (PGI) status after Scotland’s Food Secretary Richard Lochhead launched a national consultation today to consider the application. The consultation will run for 12 weeks in line with the rules of the EU ProtectedRead More…

Trades House Pub, Dundee

Trades House in Dundee is a Belhaven owned pub situated in a busy  part of Dundee’s shopping district. The Trades House pub was initially a bank, unsure of how long ago that was but has beautiful stained glass windows, woodwork inside and you could be mistaken for it being foreverRead More…

Don Michele Italian Restaurant, Perth Rd, Dundee DD2 1AS

Don Michele Location:- 177 – 179 Perth Road, Dundee Eyed up the pre-theatre in the window, good value, good selection.  Went in to be told that it wasn’t available (nothing to say this in the window grr!) but by this point we were struggling for something that wasn’t a chainRead More…