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…

Deeside Distillery create HUGE G&T for Aberdeen this weekend

Deeside Distillery create HUGE G&T for Aberdeen this weekend

World’s Largest Gin and Tonic Served Up By Deeside Distillery Fancy some of 875 litres of gin and tonic? That’s what is on offer this weekend at Deeside Distillery’s Sessions Festival this weekend.  The sessions festival is a craft drink, food and music festival. Visitors to the festival will be someRead More…

World Buttery Championship

World Buttery Championship

  World Buttery Championship this weekend The 16th of June is a big day for Rowie fans. North East Scotland College will be hosting the World Buttery Championship at their Aberdeen City Campus. For anyone unfamiliar with butteries, or rowies, they are a crisp flakey bread roll made with lotsRead More…

Byron celebrate Burns with the Calvin Haggis

Byron celebrate Burns with the Calvin Haggis

Pipe in the Calvin Haggis For the second year running Byron restaurants in Scotland are serving up a special limited-edition burger to celebrate Burns Night (or should that be ‘week’?), which of course features haggis! It’s called, perhaps unsurprisingly, the Calvin Haggis burger! We missed last year’s offering so nowRead More…

Mother’s Day foodie suggestions for Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow

Mother’s Day foodie suggestions for Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow

Mother’s Day Surely it was only just Christmas (certainly looks like it in Glasgow today!)?  Well, it’s Mother’s Day already this Sunday (26th) so here are some suggestions to help keep mum sweet! Aberdeen Amarone in Aberdeen have created a special menu for Mothers Day and with 2 courses forRead More…

Eight pubs in Scotland for a Guinness this St Patrick’s Day

Eight pubs in Scotland for a Guinness this St Patrick’s Day

Celebrating with a Guinness Guinness have certainly done well with their PR with St. Patrick’s Day basically St. Guinness Day!  Here are eight places to celebrate your inner Irishness. So get a pint of the black stuff, make new friends and have some fun. Aberdeen Malones 62-64 Shiprow, Aberdeen Malones O’Donaghues, 16Read More…

Social Bite and Itison Homeless Christmas Dinner Fundraiser

Social Bite and Itison Homeless Christmas Dinner Fundraiser

72,909 is the number to beat as itison launches annual Social Bite fundraiser Itison has launched its third annual festive fundraiser for Social Bite aiming to beat the 72,909 meals donated last Christmas which totalled over £364,545 in just one week. Itison CEO Oli Norman said: “We’ve been totally overwhelmedRead More…

Casual dining scene growth

Casual dining scene growth

Casual Dining in the UK report Savills have released a report “Casual Dining in the UK” which states that London’s West End has seen the greatest growth in casual dining brands over the past three years, with Manchester, Glasgow and Aberdeen top gainers as well. The report ranks the top 50Read More…

Bar review: Six Degrees North, 6 Littlejohn St, Aberdeen AB10 1FF

Bar review: Six Degrees North, 6 Littlejohn St, Aberdeen AB10 1FF

Review of original Aberdeen bar as Glasgow site opens I think by now you will know that we love beer.  We also like travelling and we managed to sort both of these out with a trip up to Aberdeen last year and a visit to Six Degrees North at  6 LittlejohnRead More…