Meats & Beats festival, Edinburgh

Event: Meats & Beats festival, Edinburgh

Meats + Beats = great food and great fun! Meats & Beats, a new Festival centred around meaty street food and music from the past five decades, comes to Edinburgh this weekend, Friday 20th – Sunday 22nd October. The event will transform Edinburgh's Assembly Roxy into a carnivores’ paradise, where you can feast on an

Rioja Finnieston Glasgow Michelin Star

Chef Modesto Fabregat brings Michelin Star dining to Rioja In Glasgow

Four Day Gastronomic Spanish Showcase Set For Rioja Finnieston Michelin-starred chef Modesto Fabregat is taking over Glasgow Spanish restaurant Rioja, in a gastronomic four-day exchange this Sunday, 22nd October until Wednesday, 25th October. (Click here to see what we had last time we visited Rioja)  Inspired by modern Michelin dining and local produce, Modesto is bringing

Fizz Feast returns to Edinburgh

Event: Fizz Feast – A Celebration of Sparkling Wine & Scottish Artisan Food

Sparkling wine festival returns to Edinburgh for 2017 Fizz Feast “A Celebration of Sparkling Wine & Scottish Artisan Food” will be taking place on Saturday 18 November at The Edinburgh Academy on Henderson Row following the success of last year's event. Fizz Feast is the only consumer wine fair dedicated to sparkling wine in Scotland

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Event: Discovering Kokoro Gin at Nippon Kitchen

My neighbour Kokoro I love gin, it's true. Last time I counted we had 15 bottles with everything from African gin made in Malawi to tea-infused gin, quince-flavoured gin and cacao gin.  As well as a love for all things gin, I also love Japan, so an invitation to find out more about Kokoro Gin,

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Celebrate the first birthday of Chaakoo

Special curries at Chaakoo for 1st Birthday This Friday and Saturday, Chaakoo on St Vincent Street in Glasgow will be celebrating their 1st birthday . To celebrate, they are having a special birthday cocktail  and special curries! Friday's curry is Kadai Chicken and Saturday's will be Lamb Garlic bhona. *Curries only available 5pm-close each day!*

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Smile for World Porridge Day (10th Oct)

Stoats and Mary's Meals have teamed up for Mary's Meals Porridge Smiles campaign and they need your help to make a hungry child smile with porridge! Mary's Meals operate their largest school feeding programmes in Malawi and Liberia.  Here the children receive vitamin-enriched maize porridge every school day. World Porridge Day celebrates the difference that this daily

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Event Preview: UK’s Biggest Curry Party

Crossing the Rubicon to host the UK's biggest curry party Amazing Glasgow beer and curry bar, Crossing the Rubicon, will be hosting the best party in Glasgow and it's for charity Crossing the Rubicon on Great Western Road, are working with Kidney Cancer Scotland for a night of delicious food, drink and entertainment.  This will

Scottish beer awards 2017 winners

Winners list for 2017 Scottish Beer Awards

WINNERS OF 2017 SCOTTISH BEER AWARDS ANNOUNCED Last night saw the second Scottish Beer Awards in Edinburgh with the best beers brewed in Scotland revealed. Brewdog won the top award of the night, Scottish Brewery of the Year.  The Scottish Beer Awards judges praised Brewdog for a monumental year of business. The Ellon-based business fought

The avenue Newton mearns lunch and learn

Event Preview: Lunch and learn at The Avenue

  The Avenue: Newton Mearns shopping centre hosts Lunch and Learn session The Avenue shopping centre in Newton Mearns launch their second ‘On The Avenue Lunch and Learn’ session, where customers can reserve their place to learn a new skill, while dropping by the centre. On the 29th and 30th September, The Avenue are holding

The Ivy on the Square Edinburgh

The Ivy on the Square in Edinburgh opens!

Mr Foodie headed east to Edinburgh for the launch party of The Ivy on the Square in Edinburgh recently.  Located in the heart of the capital on St Andrew Square, this swish new restaurant can be found beside Dishoom, Wahaca and soon also Vapiano. The Ivy on The Square seats approximately 130 across two floors