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…

St Andrews Brewing Co -New Bar and Crowdfunding success

St Andrews Brewing Co -New Bar and Crowdfunding success

St Andrews Brewing Co. exceed crowdfunding target St Andrews Brewing Co. have exceeded their crowdfunding target which will enable them to increase beer production and lead the way to a new Dundee bar. Owner Tim Butler said: “It’s great to see such a strong start to our crowdfunding campaign. WeRead More…

Event: Overgate Christmas Market in Dundee

Event: Overgate Christmas Market in Dundee

There’s no better excuse than Christmas to get out and about and try some new things, in new places.  Today I was in Dundee at Overgate shopping centre checking out their food and drink Christmas market.  It’s not the biggest market but what I did like was that even 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…

Event: Bakery47 pop-up dining in Glasgow and Vanilla Black pop-up in Dundee

Event: Bakery47 pop-up dining in Glasgow and Vanilla Black pop-up in Dundee

For one night only… On Monday 24th October southside favourites Bakery47 will be hosting a pop-up dining night with Rory Lovie, award-winning head chef at Bridgeview Station in Dundee, doing the cooking. The appetising menu looks like this: Cairnie Farm Pumpkin Veloute, Chanterelles, Chilli Bakery47 Sourdough, Whipped North St Dairy Butter,Read More…

World Marmalade Awards – Extra Scottish Collection Points

World Marmalade Awards – Extra Scottish Collection Points

Mackays add to Scottish collection points Mackays, famous for their Dundee marmalade, will be accepting entries for the fourteen different marmalade categories at its visitor shop in Arbroath and rewarding each entry with a free jar of its own award-winning Dundee Marmalade. Now in its 11th year and attracting overRead More…

Protected status for Dundee Cake?

Protected status for Dundee Cake?

Consultation launched for PGI status bid. Dundee Cake is a step closer to having Protected Geographical Indicator (PGI) status after Scotland’s Food Secretary Richard Lochhead launched a national consultation today to consider the application. The consultation will run for 12 weeks in line with the rules of the EU ProtectedRead More…

Eat Drink Discover Scotland – Mark Greenaway ventures to Dundee and Angus

Eat Drink Discover Scotland – Mark Greenaway ventures to Dundee and Angus

SEARCHING FOR SCOTLAND’S BEST KEPT HIDDEN LARDER SECRETS IN DUNDEE AND ANGUS Foodie flagship event of the Autumn, ‘Eat Drink Discover Scotland’, has teamed up with celebrity chef Mark Greenaway to embark on a mission – to discover the secret ingredients that Scottish cooks just simply have to have in theRead More…

Trades House Pub, Dundee

Trades House in Dundee is a Belhaven owned pub situated in a busy  part of Dundee’s shopping district. The Trades House pub was initially a bank, unsure of how long ago that was but has beautiful stained glass windows, woodwork inside and you could be mistaken for it being foreverRead More…

Don Michele Italian Restaurant, Perth Rd, Dundee DD2 1AS

Don Michele Location:- 177 – 179 Perth Road, Dundee Eyed up the pre-theatre in the window, good value, good selection.  Went in to be told that it wasn’t available (nothing to say this in the window grr!) but by this point we were struggling for something that wasn’t a chainRead More…