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The Real Junk Food Project – Edinburgh

The Real Junk Food Project will be Union of Genius from 11am this Sunday 15th March (and run fortnightly)   Using 100% food surplus on a strictly Pay-As-You-Feel (PAYF) basis, the cafes run by the project  have intercepted close to 50 tonnes of food and fed thousands of people. The Real Junk Food project intercept food from

We need you digital internship

We need you! – Digital Internship Opening

Things are happening quickly here and we need help! Could you help us with social media, SEO, photography, administration and much more? This is an unpaid post (us Bloggers aren't rich!) but lots of tea, cake and sandwiches provided. Looking for sometime who can help out a couple of days a week day or night.

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Highlights from BBC Good Food Show Scotland 2014

The place to be for all things food and drink was (and still is today Sunday 19th October) the SECC  Glasgow with BBC Good Food Show Scotland. Attending this year are Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood as well as John Torode, James Martin and Tom Kitchin.   I was late arriving and missed the cutting of

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Some releases we have received: THE AA rosette La Bonne Auberge brasserie at the Holiday Inn Glasgow Theatreland is offering diners a delicious two course meal with a glass of wine for only £18.95 per person (only £16.95 before 6.30pm) throughout September. The restaurant’s new prix fixe menu offers starters of: chef’s freshly prepared soup;

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Pub Review – Grant Arms, 188 Argyle Street, Glasgow

The Grant Arms is a bit of a special pub in that it is one of two remaining buildings (the other being the Rennie Mackintosh Hotel) from the village of Grahamston (Alston Bar & Beef is named after one of the streets here.) Grahamston vanished beneath the foundations of Glasgow Central Station more than 100

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Beer tasting and food at Cafe Source Too

Wednesday 17th September at Cafe Source Too for their fourth Meet the Brewer event! (Check out a previous evening) Stewart Brewing will be showcasing 7 of their best beers and talking us through what makes this awesome East Coast brewery tick! The Chef will also be preparing a 3 course menu using some of the

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Accommodation Review – Huettenpalast, Hobrechtstrasse 66, Berlin, Germany

Whimsical, budget accommodation The "Palace of the Hut" is located in the Neukölln district which appears to be up and coming since the demise of Tempelhof airport. Located in an old vacuum cleaner factory and in a street full of cafés, low key bars and some interesting looking shops.   The check-in was fun and

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Opening Wednesday – BRGR, 526 Great Western Road, Glasgow

BRGR opens on Wednesday and we got a copy of their press release for it.  Burger in exchange for a donation to Unite Against Cancer between 12 and 8pm     BRGR launches with free food frenzy Burger lovers in Glasgow's West End are in for a treat this month with the launch of BRGR

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Craft Beer Rising

CRAFT BEER RISING: FULL LINE-UP ANNOUNCED FOR UK’S BIGGEST COLLABORATIVE CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL   Craft Beer Rising – has today announced its full line-up, promising a weekend of beer, street food and music in Glasgow.   Hosted by Drygate Brewing Co.,  the three-day festival runs 19th – 21st September with over 3,000 people expected to