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Food Review : Browns, 1 George Square, Glasgow

We were invited along to Browns to check them out, and with the added challenge of being nominated for #Meatfreemonday we were eager to see how easy they could cover this (we did order seafood/fish though) We started with some eau de Loch Katrine table water and a bottle of Rothschild Viognier at £21.20.  A

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Britain’s top 20 fish and chip shops named

Fish will be taking a battering (oh dear) as plaices (noo) compete for the best fish and chip shop in Britain. The next stage of the competition, to establish 10 regional winners and win the title. Paul Williams, chief executive of Seafish, said: “Seafish have organised the awards for the past 27 years. Our aim

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Preview – Anchor Line, St Vincent Place, Glasgow

Some much needed old world glamour comes to Glasgow later this month with the launch (pun intended!) of The Anchor Line, a new outlet from Di Maggios. Named after the Anchor Line shipping company, the first inhabitants of the building and celebrating the connection between Glasgow and New York in the 1930s so will be

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Crazy for coffee

The search for the best coffee in Glasgow and Edinburgh Currys asked us about coffee and we thought, we've tried our hand (badly) at making coffee at Matthew Algie, so here goes, starting with the different types of coffee you can get...   Affogato An affogato (Italian, "drowned") is a scoop of vanilla ice cream topped

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Burger Wars with Ketchup and Hummingbird

It was National Burger Day on Wednesday and we helped Laura Forsyth at STV Glasgow judge the best burger at Burger Wars! There was a party atmosphere at Ketchup West End in Ashton Lane with balloons, face painting and cakes.   With Ketchup's venues in the South Side, West End and Hummingbird each hoping of

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Buzzing about Glasgow

We've been following the success story that is Plan Bee for a while, and glad to hear that they are in the news again.  More than 120,000 bees have taken up residence on the roof of Glasgow City Council headquarters. Council leader Gordon Matheson "Bees are exceptionally important to the food chain. They pollinate a

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Bamberg – a city of smokey beer

This tastes just like bacon My first thought when trying some Bamberg beer last year. As everyone knows bacon is a food of the Gods, therefore Bamberg must be heaven. We travelled down to Bamberg with our trusty Deutsche Bahn train from Dresden. After checking into our hostel, we made our way into the island