Edinbane Lodge opens We first encountered @Skyechefmonty’s innovative cooking when Calum Montgomery served up our best meal of 2016 at Ullinish Lodge on Skye.  It was only a matter of time before this ambitious and passionate young chef created his own restaurant to showcase his talents and the best of Skye’s larder.  Calum’s dream has…

Seasons – A different way to dine in Edinburgh We were looking forward to our visit to Seasons, hoping that their Scandi-Scottish approach came close to some of the exciting dishes we ate on our visit to Copenhagen last year.  The decor is simple with candles dotted about the wooden tables, and you catch a…

Celtic Connections and The Cail Bruich Tasting Menu Every January for the last few years we have been making a pilgrimage to the Celtic Connections winter music festival in Glasgow to enjoy some of Scotland’s finest musicians.  It’s also a good chance to try out a few of Glasgow’s equally fine eating establishments and so…

We enjoyed a wonderful overnight stay at One Devonshire Gardens just before Christmas a couple of years back so we just couldn’t say no when invited to try out their degustation menu with matched wines. Set back from the bustle of the busy Glasgow West End and occupying five elegant town houses linked together, Hotel…