Food & Drink

Food and drink stories, not reviews.

Scotland’s First Community-Owned Bakery will open in Dunbar

Submitted by Editor on Fri, 23 Sep '11 5.24pm

Scotland’s first community-owned bakery will open in Dunbar on October 6th. Called simply “The Bakery,” it will offer residents of Dunbar and the surrounding area tasty wholesome artisan bread that is made and baked on the premises.

Rough Gem, Castlehill Garden Open Late July and August

Submitted by edg on Thu, 21 Jul '11 3.49pm

One of the side-effects of this unusually dreich Edinburgh Summer, is that there have been fewer people meandering around Edinburgh's parks. Take Castlehill garden: I was walking in this rough, unkempt hillscape, smack in the middle of the city under Edinburgh Castle, a couple of evenings ago. The only sign of life, apart from the distant hum of buses on Princes Street, were a few rabbits munching in the undergrowth.

A Taste of Spain

Submitted by edg on Tue, 12 Jul '11 12.41pm

Spain doesn't just excel at football, as this free culinary celebration aims to show. A Taste of Spain returns for the third year running with Spanish lifestyle, culture and food from different Spanish regions - Andalucía, Galicia, Mallorca, Menorca, Canary Islands, and the Basque Country.