Johnnie Walker’s Edinburgh City Edition Launch at The Balmoral

Coming soon to a whisky shop near you is a Edinburgh City Edition Whisky. The beautiful bottles feature the city’s famous landmarks etched in gold. This June, Johnnie Walker Blue Label, the leading luxury Blended Scotch Whisky, will launch two stunning City Edition bottles. The limited Edition bottles celebrate two of the UK’s most iconic cities: London and Edinburgh. Only 4,000 of these exclusive bottles … Continue reading Johnnie Walker’s Edinburgh City Edition Launch at The Balmoral

Ox184 Craft beer and meat on the Cowgate

OX184 is Edinburgh’s newest bar restaurant and late night venue; soon to be renowned for its wood-fired grill, craft beer and whisky. Brought to you by the people behind Holyrood 9A and The Southern, Fuller Thompson I was surprised there were only a couple of people there when I arrived at 7pm on a Thursday. The big cavernous room felt quite empty and I was … Continue reading Ox184 Craft beer and meat on the Cowgate

VDEEP – Beer and Curry in Leith

Promising craft beer, curry and communal dining, VDeep – Scotland’s first craft beer and curry bar opens today and we loved it! The bar is located in the former premises occupied by The Vintage in Leith. The bar is a brand new partnership between celebrity chef, comedian and TV presenter, Hardeep Singh Kohli – and the team behind the award-winning Vintage Leith. VDeep seeks to bring together … Continue reading VDEEP – Beer and Curry in Leith

How Falling in love is like Owning a Dog

This is our wedding reading from our wedding 2 weeks ago and while it has nothing to do with food it will shortly be followed by my favourite dog friendly places in Edinburgh and Scotland! How Falling in Love is like Owning a Dog by Taylor Mali (Slightly adapted) First of all, it’s a big responsibility, especially in a city like EDINBURGH. So think long … Continue reading How Falling in love is like Owning a Dog

Veritas Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar

Veritas is a lovely authentic Italian restaurant and wine bar located just along from the bridge and down a candlelit stair leading to the basement on the main road through Stockbridge. I was invited by the lovely Tony of Zomato to meet his partner in crime Claudio and a few other Edinburgh foodies. This was my first venture into the world of Zomato having very … Continue reading Veritas Italian Restaurant and Wine Bar

Fish Eatery Edinburgh – What a Plaice!

Opened this Summer, Fish restaurant has been quietly serving up some fabulous fishy delights at on Picardy Place next to its Sister restaurant Steak. The restaurant has a relaxing and contemporary nautical theme with blue and white colours through-out, and in the reception area, those of you who have frequented Picardy Place will recognise the huge bar that used to be where Fish now resides! … Continue reading Fish Eatery Edinburgh – What a Plaice!

North Bridge Brasserie at the Scotsman

A great place for Sunday Lunch. Looking across the city from Princes Street the Scotsman Hotel stands out guarding the entrance to North Bridge stretching up from Market Street to tower above the road. The brasserie is located in the old reception area of the building wheretraders and merchants would buy copies of the Scotsman Newspaper or place their advertising. The restaurant is beautiful with … Continue reading North Bridge Brasserie at the Scotsman