Spring Tea Recipe

Step into Springtime with this delightful Spring tea recipe. Time to wake up your body with a lovely cleansing tea after feeling sluggish throughout the…

Drink: Scottish grown tea gin to launch

Gin distilled with Scottish grown tea launched Limited edition Grower’s Edition, Broich Single Estate Gin now available to pre-order. The world’s first gin to be…

Food Review: Hug, Skirving Street, Shawlands

Getting a hug in Shawlands On a recent stroll around Shawlands with Mrs Foodie, we decided to go for a cuppa somewhere. With plenty of…

FestiviTEAs at The Wee Tea Company

Fancy a Teasecco or a G&Tea? It’s getting nearer to Christmas time (I know,  sorry!) and something to get the festive season going surely is…

Isle of Harris Gin and Eteaket Collaboration

An Isle of Harris ‘G & Tea’ Edinburgh based eteaket, has collaborated with Isle of Harris Distillery, to create an unusual tea blend which is…

Eteaket opens first retail store in Edinburgh

Local Chef, the latest addition to our team, makes his writing debut on a rare outing from the kitchen. I was joined by my friend…

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…

Review: Cafe Strange Brew, 1109 Pollokshaws Road, Shawlands, Glasgow

Nothing strange about this brew Cafe Strange Brew (where Pudding Lane used to be) has settled into Shawlands so quickly that it’s already a firm…

Recipe: Home Made Ginger Tea

The Best Home Made Ginger Tea It’s the depths of winter and feeling grim, sniffly noses and needing a boost?  Try making some home-made ginger…

Pekoe Tea, the ideal Christmas gift for the tea lover …

The Wee Tea company in Dunfermline appeared almost out of nowhere to create not just a tea grown in Scotland but an award-winning one earlier…

Product Review: Quinteassential White Elixir Tea

Borne from a love of tea and travelling, Bernadine Tay established Quinteassential in 2010. Based in Cheshire Quinteassential has grown from a simple Farmers’ market stall…

Review: Dragonfly Tea – Skinny Dragon Organic Pu’er Tea

Being tea lovers, and perpetual seekers of a magical cure for tubbyness, the title Skinny Dragon for this Dragonfly Organic Pu’er tea caught our eye. …

Coffee & cake review: Gesso Lounge, 20-22 St Georges Road Glasgow

Another recent addition to Glasgow’s not-quite-west-end café district is Gesso Lounge. We’re not sure why this place is called Gesso Lounge, perhaps it’s some link to Margaret…

Product review: Dragonfly Tea Jasmine Dragon Pearls

On opening the tin of Dragonfly Tea Jasmine Dragon Pearls,  the scent of jasmine hits you – this is some good jasmine tea! A little…