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Food Review: The Shore Grill & Fish House, North Queensferry

Scotland’s newest view is a Shore thing The Shore Grill & Fish House is the new restaurant at what is now the DoubleTree by Hilton in North Queensferry. With unobscured views of the brand new Queensferry Crossing, the third bridge over this particular stretch of the Forth, the restaurant guarantees views that you are unlikely

Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge

Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge Winner announced

Kirkintilloch school win Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge Secondary school pupils in Kirkintilloch have scooped a national award for their efforts at championing Scottish food and drink and supporting local producers. S2 students at St Ninians High School have been crowned the winner of the Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight 2017 schools challenge

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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 Mary King’s Close, Edinburgh Edinburgh is

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Official opening of Bistro Deluxe by Paul Tamburrini in Edinburgh

Edinburgh’s Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, launches Bistro Deluxe by Paul Tamburrini After a soft opening, Bistro Deluxe by Paul Tamburrini, housed within Edinburgh’s Macdonald Holyrood Hotel, had an official “we’re here” dinner last night. Chef Paul Tamburrini is one of Scotland's top chefs with a wealth of experience behind him.  His culinary journey has included stops

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News: Tomatin scoops two awards

  TOMATIN DISTILLERY SCOOPS TWO AWARDS AT  HIGHLAND & ISLANDS FOOD AND DRINK AWARDS Tomatin Distillery were a winner in two categories, Environment and Excellence, at the prestigious Highland & Islands Food & Drink Awards 2017. Picking up the Environment Award for its commitment to responsible environmental practice,the distillery boasts various green schemes including an environmentally

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News: Second restaurant walks away from Michelin

Michelin lose another restaurant Sought after by chefs across the world, but this last week has seen two restaurants ask to be removed from Michelin Guide. Boath House, near Nairn, has joined French Chef Sebastien Bras, whose restaurant Le Suquet has three Michelin Stars.  He asked not to be included in the 2018 guide.   The

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Argentinian steak restaurant Gaucho to open in Edinburgh

Gaucho name Edinburgh for expansion plans Well known Argentinian steak restaurant, Gaucho, is expanding North into Scotland with a restaurant and bar at St Andrew Square. The restaurant will open mid-November and as you will see from these images, it looks stunning. The restaurant, located at  4a St Andrew Square, will serve a variety of

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Sunday lunch review: Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa

Treat yourself to a filling Sunday roast with sea views It was a bright sunny afternoon when we tried out the brand new Sunday lunch concept at the Craigleith Restaurant within the Macdonald Marine Hotel & Spa in North Berwick. We settled down at our table overlooking the West Links Golf Course and the Firth

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Food Review: Sail away with Scotts at Largs

Full steam ahead with seafood at Scotts A trip on the Lexus Lady to try out some appetising food from Scotts was a real treat. But first a bit of background. Scotts bars and restaurants are a firm favourite amongst weekend sailors. They operate in both Largs and Troon marinas, and will soon be opening another

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Event Preview: Best of The West Festival, Inverary

There’s no risk of festive-goers going hungry at this weekends Best Of The West Festival (BOWFest) – the family-friendly festival held in the grounds of the magnificent Inveraray Castle from 8-10th September 2017. That’s because its popular Food Tent is jam-packed this year with a whole host of delicious delicacies from Argyllshire, including: Winston Churchill