Ten ways to have Halloween fun at home!

Ten ways to have Halloween fun at home!

Make halloween more fun with these suggestions Halloween doesn’t need to mean expensive costumes, busy parties or wandering the streets in rubbishy weather visiting neighbours who won’t answer their door!  If you’re staying in this Halloween here are ten ways you can still have Halloween fun at home.   1.Read More…

Halloween Recipe: Spooky crumpets and baked brains

Halloween Recipe: Spooky crumpets and baked brains

Halloween spooky crumpets and baked brains I’m a HUGE Halloween fan. Any excuse not to do any housework to encourage those cobwebs! Pumpkins, dooking for apples, spooky decorations and of course dressing up (eh Mr Foodie?) makes Halloween a lot of fun. It needen’t be all sweet and sickly treats.Read More…

News: A nightmare on Rose Street or Hope Street with Mussel Inn

News: A nightmare on Rose Street or Hope Street with Mussel Inn

Bloody Mary Oyster Shots At Mussel Inn It’s a Nightmare on Rose Street (Edinburgh) and Hope Street (Glasgow) during the Halloween at Mussel Inn. Their Bloody Mary Oyster Shots are usually only available on the night of Halloween itself, but this year they are available from Friday 26th! The MusselRead More…

Event: Halloween Party at Grunting Growler

Event: Halloween Party at Grunting Growler

Brooklyn Brewery and Grunting Growler Halloween Party Grunting Growler are pairing up with Brooklyn Brewery to bring you a Halloween party with a difference. How about this for a party? Brooklyn Ghost Bottles Beer flights of limited release beers One off kegs Fancy dress competition and a food bank collectionRead More…

Halloween review: Cthulhu’s Cantankerous Canteen, The Underworld

Halloween review: Cthulhu’s Cantankerous Canteen, The Underworld

Will it be trick or treat at Cthulu’s? Cthulhu’s Cantankerous Canteen is the latest in a series of gruesome eateries to have opened up since Jupiter entered Scorpio, the tectonic plates shifted and evil was unleashed from some unspeakable place. Cthulhu’s is right next to CenoBITES and across from Satan’sRead More…

Recipe: Spooky Spider Halloween Jelly

Recipe: Spooky Spider Halloween Jelly

These spooky jellies are ideal for all the family this Halloween.  A lot healthier than most Halloween treats, these orange jellies will make you wonder why you haven’t tried them before.   All you need is chocolate, oranges and gelatine (and maybe some skill for the cobwebs) Ingredients 12 orangesRead More…

5 spooky places to visit this Halloween

5 spooky places to visit this Halloween

Scottish spooky Halloween sites to visit With Halloween here it’s time to think about some of the spookier places to visit in Scotland.   Fancy some gruesome history? Or somewhere with a creepy feel? Learn about the past with a visit to some of these spooky sites. The Real MaryRead More…

Drink: Grunting Growler Beers from 29th October

Drink: Grunting Growler Beers from 29th October

As always, there are some rocking new beers in stock this week. After a long hiatus, returning to the lineup is Tempest- Mango Berliner. It has nice easy going lemon tartness up front, and the mango flavours creep up on the back of the palate. We’ve also stocked up onRead More…

Recipe: Healthy Ghosts for Halloween

Recipe: Healthy Ghosts for Halloween

Halloween is all about sweets, however, this healthy recipe is fun and easy to make and won’t make your dentist cry.  Simple with just strawberries, yoghurt and some spooky black icing. Auto Draft Save Recipe Print Recipe My Recipes My Lists My Calendar Ingredients400g strawberries500g Greek yogurtBlack icingInstructionsDip each strawberryRead More…

Recipe: Thai Pumpkin Soup #PumpkinRescue

Recipe: Thai Pumpkin Soup #PumpkinRescue

Halloween is soon here and in the run up to 31st October, some 100,000 pumpkins are set to be purchased in Scotland with a truly frightening two-thirds being chucked away rather than eaten! Figures from Zero Waste Scotland reveal a massive 340,000kg of pumpkin sold in Scotland in 2014 wasRead More…