Recipe: Vegetarian Haggis Greek Pie

Haggis is a much ignored piece of Scottish produce, wheeled out once a year with watery, overcooked neeps and tatties. I’ve never been a big…

Tempura Oysters with sweet chilli sauce

This is a quick way of using oysters and also a way of eating them that isn’t too slimy! Serve immediately with sweet chilli sauce.…

Recipe: Langoustine with Potato puree and Soured Cream

Chef David Berggren from Aveqia restaurant in London has shared on the Transun website this langoustine with smoked potato puree and soured cream recipe which…

Scottish salmon on a bed of Asian ginger noodles

Scottish salmon with an Asian twist A recipe from Chef Jean Paul Giraud celebrating one of Scotland’s finest ingredients, this dish puts an Asian twist on…

Recipe: Matcha Smoothie

I have discovered Matcha Green Tea! well how to use it without it tasting bitter.   A quick a simple smoothie, add ginger for that…

Saffron peach cake

Saffron and peach cake for afternoon tea   This saffron peach cake would make an ideal part of afternoon tea or with custard for a…

Recipe: Dan Lepard Lemon Butter Cake

Once you taste this light, fluffy and buttery cake you’ll be convinced it wasnt home made.  Dan Lepard’s Lemon Butter Cake is perfect for an…

Mother’s Day Brunch Ideas

Treat mum to breakfast in bed.  Here are some ideas to entice you. Lobster muffins Brummie Bacon Cakes Asparagus, poached egg and parmasan cheese. thats…

Recipe: Malawi Sauce Salmon

Recipe: Malawi Salmon Recipe Type: Fish Author: Glasgow Foodie Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 35 mins Serves: 2 Ingredients 1…

Pancake Day / Shrove Tuesday Recipes

It’s Shrove Tuesday/Pancake Day and even the most non-religious can enjoy a pancake! Here are recipes for crepes, Scottish pancakes as well as egg, dairy…

Recipe: Squid stuffed with black pudding

More fun from the Coast and Glen fish box, this time we had a Shetland Squid. Fancying a change from the usual calamari, we gave…

Recipe: Slow Cooked Beef Rib Trim

Winter time means comfort food to me but it doesn’t have to be all carbs and cakes. We were asked by Donald Russell to try…

Recipe: Bloody Mary Granita Oysters

Oysters are renowned for their aphrodisiac qualities so are ideal for romantic meal in this Valentines Day.  Don’t spend all your evening slaving away in…

Recipe: Carrot, Ginger and Coconut Soup

Fed up with carrot and coriander? Add some creaminess to the mix with some coconut milk. Recipe: Carrot, Ginger and Coconut Soup Recipe Type: Soup…