Glasgow bars to soak up some sun

Glasgow bars to soak up some sun

36 Beer Gardens in Glasgow for catching some sun It’s not quite taps aff weather, although it certainly beats this time last year! But there’s a wee bit of yellow in the sky and brighter days. Enjoy this fools spring with some Glasgow Beer Garden suggestions. West End Oran MorRead More…

Recipe: Melon, Lemon and Thyme Salad

Recipe: Melon, Lemon and Thyme Salad

Refreshing Melon, Lemon and thyme salad The weather may be all topsy turvey at the moment however this refreshing melon, lemon and thyme salad will surely cheer you up.  Serve as a refreshing snack, or starter or serve with alongside some panna cotta for dessert. Ingredients 1/2 Honeydew melon 1/2Read More…

Enjoy work and a Tennent’s in the sun

Enjoy work and a Tennent’s in the sun

EDINBURGH GOES AL DESKO WITH ULTIMATE BEER GARDEN Working in the office and missing out in the good weather? Fear not! Tennent’s Lager, are offering Edinburgh workers the opportunity to put on the ultimate-out-office this Thursday at the Three Sisters bar in the Cowgate. Giving businesses the chance to go ‘AlRead More…

Recipe: British Gems Baby Potato and leek tortilla

Recipe: British Gems Baby Potato and leek tortilla

British Gems Potato and leek tortilla These British Gems Baby New Potatoes are just the perfect size for a summertime tortilla.  Cook a bundle (technical term there 😂) of potatoes and any left over can be used for this tortilla or use whole for a delicious potato salad. I usedRead More…

Recipe: Courgette (Zucchini) Fritters

Recipe: Courgette (Zucchini) Fritters

  Summer on a plate These courgette (zucchini) fritter/pancakes are extremely easy to make. The hardest bit being the grating! Grated courgettes, fresh herbs, spring onions and feta with some eggs and flour make this a quick and simple dish. Perfect for a snack, light lunch or as a tapasRead More…

New Summer Menu and Cocktails at Chez Mal

New Summer Menu and Cocktails at Chez Mal

Celebrate summer at Malmaison Summer seems to be here at Malmaison with delicious looking and sounding cocktails plus a new summer prix fixe menu. We’ve drooled over the menu before here, but have just seen the summer menu. If ice-cream cocktails aren’t your thing, then there is a whole menuRead More…

Recipe: Bloom Strawberry Cup Cocktail

Recipe: Bloom Strawberry Cup Cocktail

It’s nearly Wimbledon season and with Wimbledon there are strawberries.  I saw this cocktail using the new BLOOM Strawberry Cup.  This is a limited edition drink which will be in ASDA this June.  A mix of strawberry and gin, this can be served with lemonade, ginger ale or added toRead More…

🍸 Aperitivo time! 🍸 Restaurant Bar and Grill, Glasgow

🍸 Aperitivo time! 🍸 Restaurant Bar and Grill, Glasgow

Restaurant Bar and Grill bring back Aperitivo time The sun is shining, it’s stuffy and hot…perfect weather to chill out with a glass of something cool.   At Restaurant Bar and Grill in Princes Square, we embraced the concept of Aperitivo: it’s like post-work chill out time for Italians (in theRead More…

Best Places for BBQ in Glasgow

Best Places for BBQ in Glasgow

  Whether the sun is shining or not there are loads of places in Glasgow to satisfy your BBQ urge.  City Centre, East End , West End and Southside are all covered in our guide to the best places for BBQ in Glasgow. Cottier’s Cottier’s is one of the mostRead More…

Summer Drinks: Tea Mocktails with Bellevue Tea

Summer Drinks: Tea Mocktails with Bellevue Tea

Keep refreshed this summer with some mocktails I’m always trying to keep myself hydrated and however hard I try I can never gulp down enough water.  These mocktail style drinks using Bellevue Tea looked right up my street.  Using Earl Grey  and some Ginger and Lemon tea (one for theRead More…