Food review: Inver Restaurant, Strachur

Food review: Inver Restaurant, Strachur

Inver, our best meal in 2018 Inver restaurant was first recommended to us way back in 2015 by Amanda at Gigha Halibut and was then recommended to us again in 2016, 2017 and 2018 so was at the top of our ‘must visit’ list for ages. Not owning a car however,Read More…

Foodie Explorers Awards 2018

Foodie Explorers Awards 2018

The end of the year is always a good time to look back and think about all the delicious meals and amazing places we visited in 2018.  This year we’ve decided to make things a little more official with the love of our favourites by giving them a very publicRead More…

Winter is here

Winter is here

Never mind the winter is coming meme, I think it’s here already, well, the cold seems to be getting passed around anyway. Sorry there’s not been much review-wise on the blog. I’ve got a horrible sinus pain, headache, chesty cough and am feeling sorry for myself.  It’s been a goodRead More…

The Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2018

The Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2018

The Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2018 – Foodie Explorers joins the Finalists The Scotsman Food and Drink Awards 2018 will take place on 4th September and we are super chuffed to be finalists alongside the best of Scotland’s Food and Drink producers, restaurants and cafes. The finalists are:- BestRead More…

Yes Chef! Launches at Tennents Training Academy

Yes Chef! Launches at Tennents Training Academy

Support Action for Children and eat some tasty food with Yes Chef! Yes Chef! has launched for 2018 with this year’s intake of young men eager to make it in the food industry. This charity-funded program aims to turn six young offenders lives around and equip them with the skillsRead More…

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…

Event: The Bird Cage at Tontine Lane, Glasgow

Event: The Bird Cage at Tontine Lane, Glasgow

Tontine hidden lane comes alive with The Bird Cage at Tontine Tontine Lane,  hidden away in the heart of Glasgow’s Merchant City,  is the place to be this summer for all things chicken. The ‘secret’ lane, snuggled away between Bell Street and the Trongate in the Merchant City has been muchRead More…

Recipe: Watermelon Soup with Fresh Mint

Recipe: Watermelon Soup with Fresh Mint

Watermelon Soup with Fresh Mint recipe Quench your thirst and re-hydrate with this refreshing watermelon soup.  We love watermelon and with the heat lately, we were looking for other ways to enjoy some watermelon.  Eat as a soup, or drink on the go as a smoothie style refresher. Ingredients 1Read More…

Food Review: Mount Haven Hotel, Marazion, Nr Penzance

Food Review: Mount Haven Hotel, Marazion, Nr Penzance

Lunch with a view at Mount Haven Just a few miles outside of Penzance in Cornwall is Marazion.  It’s a picturesque village with views out to St Michael’s Mount, which is joined to the coast by a narrow causeway.  If you want to see the sights, but in a moreRead More…

Food review: TRUST 111 by Nico, Glasgow

Food review: TRUST 111 by Nico, Glasgow

Will you TRUST 111 by Nico? 111 by Nico is a firm favourite with the Foodie Explorer clan. Great food, great wine and great prices combine to create a great evening. So we were keen to know what their new menu concept, TRUST 111 by Nico, was like. Menu Food atRead More…