The Wine House 1821 There’s a new destination in town to enjoy great wines and fantastic sharing platters.   Winehouse 1821 has been created by restaurateur, Sep Marini, and Zonin Wines, one of Italy’s most acclaimed wine houses.  They have created an oasis for wine and cocktail lovers looking for beautiful, relaxed surroundings to share…

Lunch in sunny Broughty Ferry Broughty Ferry was once home to Dundee’s wealthy Jute owners, and this pretty seaside suburb of Dundee still maintains a well-heeled feel with its smart boutiques, cafes and restaurants. Set overlooking the Esplanade over two floors, The Tayberry Restaurant was our 2 pm lunch date.  Local Arbroath patron/chef, Adam Newth opened…

Hawksmoor arrives in Edinburgh For months we were all wondering what was going on behind the billboards at the old bank building in St Andrew’s Square.  Lots of shiny new restaurants had already moved into the area so we were intrigued to find out what was going on at number 42.  Lateral City Apartments announced…

Errichel Perthshire has everything that you could wish for in an escape from the stresses of modern living.  Stunning lochs and hills, peaceful forests and an amazing array of wonderful Scottish farm produce to enjoy.  Aberfeldy is the perfect base to enjoy all of this and Errichel House & Cottages offer the ideal place to…

Learning to cook at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School Edinburgh New Town Cookery School (ENTCS) is located on Queen Street in Edinburgh and has gained an enviable reputation for helping students to improve their cooking skills.  The school offers wannabe chefs a range of day, week, month and six-month courses in their well-appointed classroom kitchen.…

WIN AFTERNOON TEA FOR TWO WITH CHAMPAGNE We are giving one lucky winner the opportunity to enjoy AFTERNOON TEA with a friend at Cringletie House. We visited Cringletie House earlier this year for Dinner, Bed and Breakfast and enjoyed a fantastic 24 hours in this beautiful castle hotel close to Edinburgh. Our winners will enjoy…

Brewhemia Have you been to Brewhemia yet?  Unbelievably this was our first visit to Edinburgh’s largest bar.  To say it’s a bar is an understatement.  Castle Leisure Group have invested over two million pounds in what used to be Sportsters Bar and City Nightclub in the iconic Scotsman building basement.   There’s something to suit…