Food & Drink

Food and drink stories, not reviews.

Kids U-12 Go Free At Taste of Edinburgh 2012

Submitted by edg on Thu, 3 May '12 9.38am

Taste of Edinburgh, the 3-day local food and drink industry festival, announced that this year's event will be free to children under the age of 12 with a paying adult.

Taste of Edinburgh

Submitted by edg on Wed, 2 May '12 11.16pm

Food and drink festival Taste of Edinburgh returns to The Meadows. Expect a host of cookery displays and presentations from celebrity chefs and local Edinburgh restaurants, hands on culinary classes, and over 100 stalls from Scottish purveyors of speciality food and drink in the temporary gastronomes' village.

Taste of Edinburgh moved to a later date and from Inverleith Park to The Meadows in 2011.

Scotland Strengthens Shark, Shakes and Rays Protection

Submitted by edg on Fri, 30 Mar '12 8.55pm

Vulnerable species of fish will benefit from greater protection after the Scottish Government's Sharks Skates and Rays (Prohibition of Fishing) Order came into force today (March 30). The legislation covers 26 species, including angel sharks, tope sharks, common skate and undulate rays.