Fruity Earl grey tea loaf recipe

Recipe: Fruity Earl Grey Tea Loaf

  Take some time out with a slice of fruity Earl Grey tea loaf Inspired by our recent trip to London and having a slice of tea loaf, I made this tea inspired fruity loaf.   A good excuse to take time out for a cuppa.   Ingredients 2 x Earl Grey Tea bags 250g

Shetland Roast Lamb hogget easter recipe

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 special.   I made this for our Christmas dinner and it was very tender, with the meat falling apart perfectly.  Special doesn’t always mean fancy.  This recipe sticks to the

Aluna coconut macchiato rum winter warmer coffee recipe

Recipe: Winter warmer Aluna Coconut Macchiato

Coconut and coffee to warm you up Keep warm in this wild and windy weather with this Aluna Coconut and Coffee Macchiato.  With creamy coconut milk instead of cows milk, this is vegan-friendly and so much tastier as well. A strong coffee base, topped with creamy coconut milk plus Aluna toasted coconut rum will surely

Roasted sweetcorn and yellow pepper soup recipe

Recipe: Roasted sweetcorn and yellow pepper soup

Roasted Sweetcorn and Yellow Pepper Soup for The Big Broth When the weather is chilly there is only one thing for it - Soup!  We are huge soup fans at Foodie Towers and I’m always looking for something different from the usual soups that I make.  This roasted sweetcorn and yellow pepper soup not only

Courgette and pea soup Glasgow food blog foodie explorers

Courgette and Pea Soup Recipe

A bright and tasty winter warming soup - Courgette and Pea It might be winter but there’s light at the end of the tunnel.  Bring some brightness into your life with this Courgette and Pea Soup.   Full of gorgeous tastes such as Thyme and Nutmeg plus Courgette and pea. A thick and tasty soup.

Passion fruit cava champagne cocktail

Cocktail Recipe: Passion Fruit Fizz

Put some passion into your drinks We saw this De Kuyper Passion Fruit liqueur whilst out shopping recently so thought it would be ideal for Valentine’s Day and make a bit of a change from the usual Kir Royale cocktail. De Kuyper have blended passion fruit, oranges & grapefruit harmoniously together to create a sweet

pancake day american scottish pancakes

Everything you need to know about Pancake Day

Shrove Tuesday AKA Pancake Day It’s Pancake Day soon, the one day of the year where it’s acceptable to eat pancakes at whatever time you want and top with whatever you want too. Want to know where Pancake Day comes from? How to make a good Pancake? Or the BIG question - to go sweet

Rose martini gin cocktail Fentimans rose Lemonade The Botanist Gin

Cocktail Recipe: Valentine’s Rose Martini Gin Cocktail

Get romantic with this The Botanist Gin rose martini cocktail Adding some Fentimans Rose Lemonade to The Botanist Gin Martini is a simple but super sophisticated touch. Instead of just Botanist Gin and dry vermouth add some Fentimans Rose Lemonade to the mix to make this light and floral cocktail. The average Martini can be strong,

Daffy’s gin burns night burns negroni

Recipe: The Burns Negroni from Daffy’s Gin

Gin & Whisky Negroni from Daffy’s Gin to celebrate Burns Night Burns night may have passed however you can still venerate with something different from the folks at Daffy’s Gin.  Developed by  Brand Ambassador Lindsay Blair, The Burns Negroni is a punchy Drink so drink responsibly. 🥃 cheers! The Burns Negroni – Created by Lindsay

25th January burns night

Celebrating Burns Night at home

Everything you need to celebrate Burns Night at home You don't need to go out to celebrate Burns Night, you can also do so in the comfort of your own house, so here are some ideas for a successful Burns Night at home. First, you'll need a playlist.  A special Burns inspired playlist has been