food scotland

Funding boost for local food and drink

£250k fund created to support local food and drink  Applications are now being accepted for grants of up to £5,000, as part of a new initiative to help drive projects that celebrate and promote locally sourced and produced food and drink. A total of £250,000 is available for the Connect Local Regional Food Fund, which

A week in pictures: 24th May 2018

Foodie exploring in pictures Another busy week starting with lunch in Edinburgh and ending with a foodie honeymoon! #FoodieMoon. Twenty Princes Street Grill & Smokehouse, Edinburgh This restaurant has it all.  A great view onto Princes Street and a varied menu to keep everyone happy. Edinburgh laid on the weather, and Twenty Princes Street definitely

Product review: McIntosh Mexicana Macaroni Pie

Say Aye Caramba to a Mexicana Macaroni Pie How can something so simple be so good?  Gooey and cheesy macaroni baked into a crisp pie with a spicy little twist - this is where Scotland and Italy meet Mexico, creating a masterpiece of carby heaven. 😍 Greggs faced the wrath of Scotland when they stopped

Food review: Six by Nico Edinburgh

Six by Nico Edinburgh, not your usual chippie 111 by Nico in Glasgow’s Kelvinside is a family favourite where we’ve eaten numerous times. The head chef Nico Nico Simeone then opened Six by Nico, a more conceptual restaurant with theme-based menus in Finnieston (of course it had to be Finnieston!) a year ago. Don Ivan

Event: Indian Food Festival coming to Glasgow

Indian food festival set for Glasgow in July Glasgow is the place to be for Foodies on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th July, as probably the biggest Indian food festival ever held in Scotland will be taking place. There will be food stalls serving dishes from the various regions of India cookery demonstrations, live music, films,

Frankfurt green sauce

Cook Germany with downloadable recipes

Germany Travel Website with downloadable recipes to inspire It’s no secret that Germany holds a special place in the hearts of Mr & Mrs Foodie.  Contrary to what you may think, we’ve eaten some delish food in Germany.  From the humble kebab to currywurst as well as beer garden favourites Schweinhaxe (Pork knuckle)  to green

North east scotland food and drink awards

News: North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards 2018 Winners

North East Scotland Crowns their Cream of the Crop The North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards took place last night with eleven businesses from the North East celebrating winning  awards. The awards were held at the Ardoe House Hotel, with journalist and BBC Radio Scotland presenter Stephen Jardine, as host. The 12 award categories highlighted

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Food News: Dedicated Mac and Cheese menu at Little Soho

Little Soho have Glasgow Mac and cheese fans sorted If, like me, you love a bowl of mac and cheese then you’ll love the latest addition to the menu at Little Soho in Glasgow’s West End. Little Soho Jordanhill on Crow Road have  just added a new section to its menu and it’s all about

Rubbish chefs Michaelhouse centre Cambridge foodie explorers

Event Preview: Rubbish Chefs in Cambridge

Alex Rushmer and Tristan Welch are “Rubbish Chefs” Alex Rushmer, former Masterchef finalist, and Tristan Welch, the former head chef at the prestigious Launceston Place in London, are set to collaborate this week by showcasing a pop-up restaurant that sells waste food. Helping raise  awareness about the amount of food that goes to waste in


Food news: Second site for Singl-end in Glasgow

Singl-end cafe is single no more! The deliciously fantabulous Singl-end cafe is single no more - with news of a second outlet leaking out. The popular cafe and cake spot on Renfrew Street will soon be joined by a sister in the Merchant City.  This new site will be where Piazza Italia used to be