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Currys in the kitchen – blogger bake off

It was a land of bloggers at  The Glasgow Cookery School with everyone from lifestyle to beauty to food bloggers all getting some hands on bakery tuition.   The lovely folks at Currys. supplied each of us with a Kenwood Whisk (very handy as I had recently tried to burn the house down with nicking

Section 33 pop up restaurant

Food – Section 33

Can you keep a secret? Kyle Steel and Chris Gibson have teamed up to create Section 33, a pop up restaurant with a difference. They plan to stage pop-up restaurants in unusual yet well known locations around the city, each a closely guarded secret until tickets are released online. The first event will be held

Home made Fait Maison France sign

Home made – Fait Maison – sign in French restaurants

Sign of the times for home made food - Fait Maison- in France   Like elsewhere in the world, French restaurants are under pressure to keep costs down, increase covers and generally wander into the murky world of pre-prepared food.  A new logo has been unveiled to highlight when a dish or restaurant produces home

The Old School, Dalleagles

The Old School B&B, Dalleagles, New Cumnock, East Ayrshire

A+ for dinner, bed & breakfast, a relaxing stay and good hosts! Some people believe that a higher star rating means a better place to stay, which might seem obvious, but achieving a star rating is a bit of a check-box exercise - is there on-site parking? Are there uniformed staff? Are there conference facilities? Do I

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Food review: Giraffe, Tesco, Barrhead Road, Silverburn, Glasgow ***CLOSED***

Award-winning chain opens first Glasgow restaurant We were invited along to the "get the staff ready before being unleashed to the public" night at the new Giraffe at Tesco Silverburn. We have been to one of their london venues for breakfast so were looking forward to this.  A  bit strange being located right next to

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Isle of Skye Brewing Co. Beers

Isle of Skye Brewing Company Beers With the rebranding of Isle of Skye Brewing Company beers, we got a chance to re-taste some favourites. Background The brewery has been around since 1992, and as with all good things, started from a chat in the pub about the lack of good beer in Skye.  The rebrand

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Glasgow Coastal, Woodland & Hedgerow Foraging Foray

Glasgow Coastal, Woodland & Hedgerow Foraging  Foray When Sat, June 28, 1:00pm – 4:30pm Where Boden Boo, Erskine Description Learn about woodland, hedgerow and coastal plants and early fungi in a 2 hour walk covering about 1 mile. There will be wild treats and tasters to enjoy throughout and afterwards we will enjoy an al

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Alston Bar & Beef, Central Railway Station, Glasgow

Lunch in the depths of Central Station It was lunch time again for myself and the Colonel. After hearing the buzz about Alston he wanted to try out their set menu to see if it buffed up as well as his buttons! We picked the rump burger and the steak sandwich as well as a