Tempus Restaurant, Grand Central festive dining

Tempus Restaurant, Grand Central festive dining

Time waits for no food blogger We’d eaten in Tempus in Edinburgh years ago, and had made it to the restaurant that replaced it, The Printing Press, twice but had never been to Tempus at Grand Central Hotel in Glasgow so finally sorted that out with a recent visit, atRead More…

Big Vegan Christmas Dinner for Charity at The Glad Cafe

Big Vegan Christmas Dinner for Charity at The Glad Cafe

The Hug and Pint kitchen offshoot Hen of the Woods presents A lovely big vegan Christmas dinner for charity. Menu – • Roast plums and cashew cheese on sourdough croutons • Celeriac and hazelnut soup • Tempeh and chestnut wellington, fried sprouts, cavolo nero, sage and mushroom stuffing, roast potatoes,Read More…

Festive food at Cul Cuil

Festive food at Cul Cuil

Gin Cuil Bells and festive food at Cul Cuil The festive season is in full swing now and we joined the very wonderful Glasgowist for some drinks and nibbles to celebrate that it was not only Friday but nearly Christmas 🎄 Cul Cuil is on West Nile Street and isRead 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…

How to make Christmas Lunch easy!

How to make Christmas Lunch easy!

Delegation, preparation and organisation…these are the 3 watchwords that will get you through a stress free Christmas Lunch. We asked John Quigley of The Red Onion to give us some tips on how to have a stress free Christmas.  The following is a recap on how to serve up theRead More…

Christmas Pudding for the haters

Christmas Pudding for the haters

Graze Champagne Christmas Pudding Whether you like it or not Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without Christmas Pudding.  The guys at Graze have created a pudding that would tempt even the most anti Christmas Pudding-ite. Sultanas, raisins, currants and a dollup of French Brut Champagne make this a delicious sounding pudding.  Add toRead More…

Christmas menu at the Beefeater, The Castle, Greenlaw, Crookfur Rd, Glasgow, G77 6NP

Christmas menu at the Beefeater, The Castle, Greenlaw, Crookfur Rd, Glasgow, G77 6NP

I remember when this was all fields, no really I do. Fueled by the expansion of Newton Mearns, “Greenlaw village” has sprung up in the last couple of years between Crookfur and Patterton. Now there’s a number of  restaurants and shops here including a Waitrose; directly opposite is a Beefeater Grill –Read More…