Whyte and Mackay Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Glasgow International Comedy Festival

Dram fine comedy coming to Glasgow this March Last night saw the launch of The Whyte & Mackay sponsored Glasgow International Comedy Festival (GICF) programme for 2018.  We joined Fred McAuley and 20 or so other comedians at The Stand Comedy Club on Woodlands Road to down a few Whyte and Mackay-Ball cocktails (their version of

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Aaron Angelo Exhibition at Glasgow GoMA

GoMa, Glasgow Museum of Modern Art I took some time out from lounging around the house and playing The Sims to visit GoMA and take in the current Aaron Angell Exhibition.   Of course the day I decide to do this Glasgow is covered in snow! If you only know GoMA for the Duke and

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Glasgow Foodies Rejoice! Citywide Glasgow Gift Card Launched

  This popped into our mailbox today and it might be something which helps with deciding what to buy for those tricky to buy folks. The Glasgow Gift Card is a prepaid visa that can be spent at your favourite restaurants, shops and leading attractions.  From dining out, distillery tours, or cocktails. Created through tourism business

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A festive day at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

Organ therapy in the heart of the west end! A trip to Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum is, of course, worth it for all the paintings and exhibits on display (Mr Foodie previously wrote about visiting here) but if you time your visit correctly then you can also enjoy free recitals on the (over) 100-year-old organ,

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Food review: Eat the world with One Star House Party

Five Stars for One Star! One Star House Party isn't a house party and even if it was, it wouldn't stay for too long in the same location. No, this is a travelling pop-up restaurant on the road for 20 months, visiting 20 countries and popping up in 20 different places. The old Ketchup Southside at 1179

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Five places in Glasgow to try out soon!

Five Places to try out soon! Mr Foodie is in for a treat this December as I've made a list of five places that we need to go and try ASAP! Fylkir of Copenhagen We love a bit of Scandi crime so some Scandi food is right up our street as well. Whether it’s a

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Christmas Countdown – Clydeside Distillery tour and food

Win tickets to the Clydeside Distillery Glasgow's newest visitor attraction and single malt distillery, the Clydeside Distillery opened to the public a few weeks ago in November even though the whisky which it's producing won't be ready for a number of years! You may have noticed the copper stills being introduced to the once forlorn Pump

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Grunting Growler Christmas Gifts for Beer fans

Human and Doggo beer gifts from Grunting Growler We do ❤️ the folks at Grunting Growler and maybe just a little more now that they sell gifts for doggos! Yes, your favourite pupper can join you imbibing some doggy friendly beer and treats. Here are some of the gifts available from Grunting Growler this Christmas.

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Event Review: Glasgow’s Whisky Festival

Glasgow's Whisky Festival Whisky festivals are always a pleasure. For the cost of a ticket, you get to sample old favourites and are introduced to new tastes. As days out go, they are a real bargain. November saw Glasgow’s whisky festival return to Hampden Park. The festival is an annual fixture organised by Julie Hamilton,

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Christmas Countdown – Double Hop from Tennent Caledonian

The ‘Caledonia’ collection is a new range of premium bottled ales from Tennent Caledonian brewery. Launched in the spring, the collection was designed to provide a variety of great tasting quality ales, perfect for any occasion. There are two cases of Double Hop up for grabs. The 5% brew is slightly sweet with fruit flavours