Foodie Explorers – A week in pictures 22nd July 2018

Foodie Explorers – A week in pictures 22nd July 2018

A week in pictures – Edinburgh escapades with Foodie Explorers A quiet start to the week with Mr Foodie having Monday off for the Glasgow Fair holiday.  Surprisingly it stayed dry but we were tired so stayed local and pottered around the house trying to make it tidy, and onceRead More…

Food review: The Dhabba, Glasgow

Food review: The Dhabba, Glasgow

Yabba Dhabba Do The Dhabba in Glasgow’s Merchant City has a new menu, designed to look like a newspaper, to celebrate both 70 years of Indian independence and 15 years of The Dhabba (opened in 2002). It’s also a rare menu change as we were told that this is the firstRead More…

Event Preview: UK’s Biggest Curry Party

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,Read More…

Recipe: Chicken Katsu Curry by Yutaka

Recipe: Chicken Katsu Curry by Yutaka

You’ll probably recognise the Yutaka curry block from the shelves of your local supermarket but think that making Japanese food is all fiddly and needs lots of practice. This isn’t the case.  Katsu curry is quick and easy to make. I’ve posted below a recipe for Chicken Katsu Curry whichRead More…

Food Review: The Mumbai Mansion, 250 Morrison Street, Edinburgh

Food Review: The Mumbai Mansion, 250 Morrison Street, Edinburgh

One of Edinburgh’s best Indian restaurants, near to Haymarket Railway Station Located between the Jolly Botanist and Chop Chop on Morrison St, this is where the head chef (and many of the staff) from the well-regarded Indian fine-dining restaurant Mithas have relocated after its closure in 2015. So if you wereRead More…

Food review: Indian Cottage, 42 Albion St, Glasgow G1 1LH ***CLOSED***

Food review: Indian Cottage, 42 Albion St, Glasgow G1 1LH ***CLOSED***

Indian Cottage is clearly not a cottage, it’s a ground floor unit on Albion St, and on arrival you could perhaps be forgiven for thinking you’re entering a spa – there was ylang ylang or something in the air, a water feature and soothing music. I was in here yearsRead More…

Food Review: Babu Ji, 175 Avenue B, Alphabet City, New York

Food Review: Babu Ji, 175 Avenue B, Alphabet City, New York

A must visit for Indian street food in NYC It’s always handy to know someone in a city and in New York we have a fellow foodie chum in Fiesty Foodie who we hadn’t seen since early 2015 and we just happened to be in New York so what do usRead More…

Day out with Cupid at VDeep

Day out with Cupid at VDeep

Behind the scenes with Cupid We had a laugh last week helping VDeep in Leith publicise their Valentine’s Day special (click here for more details!) that I had to share my images of Mr Foodie having fun. It was an early start for us, the joys of one train anRead More…

Viagra Vindaloo for your Valentine at VDeep

Viagra Vindaloo for your Valentine at VDeep

Spice up your life with some “Viagra Vindaloo” We had such fun on Sunday working with our chums VDeep in Leith.  It ticks all our boxes beer, curry and its relaxing.  It ticked an extra box on Sunday of crazy when Mr Foodie dressed up as Cupid to help promoteRead More…