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Travel: Spending the day with Charles Rennie Mackintosh – Glasgow

Discovering Mackintosh in Glasgow This year marks the 150th birthday of the architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh and  what better way to celebrate than with a day out in Glasgow visiting some of the sights in his hometown! The first location of the day, Kelvingrove Art Galleries , opens from 10am.  By the time I arrived there

Scottish Style Awards 2018 kelvingrove

Scottish Style Awards 2018 results

Everyone’s a winner at the Scottish Style Awards Last night (31st March) saw the Glasgow glitterati out to enjoy  the Scottish Style Awards and they let us in as well! Held inside the stunning Kelvingrove  Art Gallery and Museum, we mingled with the most stylish in Scotland.  Influential men and women with stylish bars, hotels and

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#LoveFoodFeelGood with Lido at Troon

 There’s a buzz about Troon Weekday nights don’t always involve a mixture of gin, great food and friends but at Buzzworks’ recent Love Food Feel Good evening showcase at Lido Troon there was a plethora of dishes and smiling faces to match. Continue below to see some of the fantastic food now being served at

Kingsbarns Distillery and Visitors Centre Fife Wemyss

Travel: Kingsbarns Distillery & Visitor Centre

Whisky distilling in Fife at Kingsbarns Scottish whisky needs to mature in cask for at least 3 years before it can legally be called whisky and this month marks the 3rd birthday of the first cask to be filled at Kingsbarns, which seemed like a fitting time to visit their Distillery and Visitor Centre in

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News: North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards 2018 Winners

North East Scotland Crowns their Cream of the Crop The North East Scotland Food & Drink Awards took place last night with eleven businesses from the North East celebrating winning  awards. The awards were held at the Ardoe House Hotel, with journalist and BBC Radio Scotland presenter Stephen Jardine, as host. The 12 award categories highlighted

Byron - The Calvin Haggis burger

Byron celebrate Burns with the Calvin Haggis

Pipe in the Calvin Haggis For the second year running Byron restaurants in Scotland are serving up a special limited-edition burger to celebrate Burns Night (or should that be 'week'?), which of course features haggis! It's called, perhaps unsurprisingly, the Calvin Haggis burger! We missed last year's offering so now that their Glasgow restaurant has

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Drive-thru bakery opens in Scotland

First drive thru Bakery for Scotland? Stephens Bakery have opened what we think to be the first drive-thru bakery in Scotland. Located in Dunfermline, the drive-thru bakery is the latest development in the 145-year old company. André Sarafilovic, managing director, says the idea of a bakery drive-thru came from his wife, Rona, who has worked

Scottish Craft Butchers Savoury Pastry Winners 2018

Scottish Craft Butchers release 2018 winners list

Scottish Craft Butchers Savoury Pastry Products Awards 2018 There have been celebrations all over Scotland for Scottish butchers as national awards were announced for the Scottish Craft Butchers Savoury Pastry Awards 2018. Scotland’s Best Scotch Pie Renowned Edinburgh butcher, Crombies of Edinburgh scooped the coveted Diamond Award in the Scottish Craft Butchers Savoury Pastry Products Awards 2018

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Scottish Craft Beer Map launched by Visit Scotland

Find your perfect Scottish Craft Beer with this Hoppy Map! Hogmanay is always a good excuse to try something new to drink and this Scottish Craft Beer Map from VisitScotland will certainly give you some inspiration of what to try. At the moment there are over 70 producers listed on the map with details on

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Visit to Buzzwork’s The Mill House in Stewarton

Buzzworks presents The Mill House It's time for a night out and have some fun.  You don't have to stay in the city to have a good time.  I joined up with some other bloggers for visiting The Mill House in Stewarton for a party and  party we did! The Mill House is a restaurant