Brain Bimbles

This is a section that will have bits and bobs that range from silly, what we’ve been up to, and general brain bimbles.

Food review: Porter and Rye, 1131 Argyle St, Glasgow, G3 8ND

We recently ventured into Porter & Sons, or is it Rye & Co? No, it’s Porter & Rye, the latest venture from Kained Holdings (The Finnieston, Lebowski’s,…

Food Review: Opium, 191 Hope Street, Glasgow

We’d been meaning to visit Opium for years, mainly because we love dim sum and they have a dim sum menu, but just never got around to it…

North Hop

Inverness-based craft beer festival, North Hop, is getting set to play host to the world’s oldest brewery to coincide with Scotland’s Year of Food and…

Scran Scran at Malmaison – Thursday 26th March

Scran Salon Glasgow are back this month checking out the refurbished bar area in Malmaison Glasgow. Meet up with like minded beer, foood Glaswegians over a…

Drinks News

Diageo are developing providing nutritional and alcohol content information plans on its own products. The information per typical serve rather than per 100ml, as is…

What’s New

Nonna Gina’s is the new name and face for Il Pavone Sud and opens its doors to the public this Thursday evening (26th March) from…

Food Review: Byron, 115 Deansgate, Manchester M3 2NW

Byron is making a name for themselves down south and they’ll be heading to Glasgow soon. We’d considered visiting them in London a year or two ago…

Finalists Announced! -Scottish Entertainment and Hospitality Awards

The finalists are announced for The Scottish Entertainment and Hospitality Awards 2015. See if your fave is there. Scotland’s Best Marketing Team Katie’s Bar, (Glasgow)…

Food Review: The Butterfly and The Pig @ The Corona, 1039 Pollokshaws …

The Corona has been around for very long time – 1912 to be exact and at the end of its previous incarnation it certainly looked like…

Saffron peach cake

Saffron and peach cake for afternoon tea   This saffron peach cake would make an ideal part of afternoon tea or with custard for a…

Scottish Curry Awards – Finalists Announced!

The race to be crowned at this year’s Scottish Curry Awards is near the end in this tight contest. The Thistle Hotel, Glasgow will play…

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…

Free Event – Scran salon – Beer Tasting

Scran Salon Glasgow is back and we are visiting Drury Street Bar and Kitchen. Come along and meet other folks interested in food and drink…