Recipe: Blackberry Fizz Cocktail

Recipe: Blackberry Fizz Cocktail

Sparkle this Christmas with a Blackberry Fizz Cocktail This sparkly festive cocktail uses Lidl’s Scottish Craft Gin Aquine, blackberries and Prosecco for a refreshing festive fizz cocktail. Blackberry Fizz Ingredients 25ml Gin 15ml Fresh Lemon Juice 15ml Sugar Syrup 2 Blackberries Top with Prosecco Garnish with a single blackberry HowRead More…

Event Preview: Fizz Feast, Edinburgh

Event Preview: Fizz Feast, Edinburgh

Fizz Feast – Champagne, Cava and more Fizz Feast returns to Edinburgh on Saturday 17th November. We went along last year and spent a most pleasant afternoon quaffing Champagne and sparkling wine as well as tasting chocolates and smoked trout. The main hall at Edinburgh Academy is a stunning location,Read More…

Food: Spanish Afternoon tea in Arta, Glasgow

Food: Spanish Afternoon tea in Arta, Glasgow

Spanish fun in the Merchant City at Arta We sent our newest recruit along to Arta to check out their Spanish Afternoon Tea. Claudio greeted us and offered a chilled glass of cava with a fresh raspberry garnish. Went down very smoothly indeed….not a clawing perry at all. Good atRead More…

Ladies who luncheon at Red Onion

Ladies who luncheon at Red Onion

We are big fans of Chef John Quigley and we now have another reason to love him.  This summer  Red Onion is officially all about the “Ladies who Luncheon” and to celebrate this they have Free Prosecco! We may have to make whoopee and rejoice in 3 courses and aRead More…

Food Review: Hutchesons, 158 Ingram Street, Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1EJ

Food Review: Hutchesons, 158 Ingram Street, Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1EJ

Bubbles and Brunch at Hutchesons, Glasgow Inside the historic old Hutchesons Hospital located on Ingram Street in the Merchant City is Hutchesons.  Lovingly restored by the Rusk Group and the National Trust for Scotland, Hutchesons is an impressive venue. I met up with Julie from @glasgowly for a much-needed catchRead More…

Vroni’s, 47 West Nile Street, Glasgow, G1 2PT

Vroni’s, 47 West Nile Street, Glasgow, G1 2PT

Vroni’s Wine BarVroni’s wine bar is one of those places you don’t want people to find out about.  It’s quiet, cosy and intimate.  Ideal for a romantic night out or for a sneaky glass of wine after work. There’s a large selection of wine by the glass, so you canRead More…

Review : Yes Bar (Vespbar), Address: 14 Drury Street Glasgow, G2 5AA

Review : Yes Bar (Vespbar), Address: 14 Drury Street Glasgow, G2 5AA

It was time for some lunch with the Colonel and seeing as it was post referendum week, and being all topical we chose Yes Bar. Drury Street is a bit of a strange place, I’m always expecting horse n carts to come trundling along.       The splash ofRead More…