Burger Wars with Ketchup and Hummingbird

30/08/2014 // 0 Comments

It was National Burger Day on Wednesday and we helped Laura Forsyth at STV Glasgow judge the best burger at Burger Wars! The trophy! There was a party atmosphere at Ketchup West End in Ashton Lane with balloons, face painting and cakes.   With Ketchup’s venues in the South Side, West End [...]

Buzzing about Glasgow

29/08/2014 // 0 Comments

We’ve been following the success story that is Plan Bee for a while, and glad to hear that they are in the news again.  More than 120,000 bees have taken up residence on the roof of Glasgow City Council headquarters. Council leader Gordon Matheson “Bees are exceptionally important to [...]

Eat, Drink, Discover Scotland – Scotland’s Favourite Ingredient

27/08/2014 // 0 Comments

GLASGOW DOMINATES THE SECRET INGREDIENT COOK OFF TO REVEAL SCOTLAND’S FAVOURITE INGREDIENT Eat Drink Discover Centre, which is being at the Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston from 12th-14th September, have announced the six finalists in their competition to discover the hidden gems located in [...]

Food – Section 33

24/08/2014 // 0 Comments

Can you keep a secret? Kyle Steel and Chris Gibson have teamed up to create Section 33, a pop up restaurant with a difference. They plan to stage pop-up restaurants in unusual yet well known locations around the city, each a closely guarded secret until tickets are released online. The first event [...]

Food – Scottish Heat of the British Street Food Awards

24/08/2014 // 0 Comments

On Saturday 30 August, from 11am to 7pm, trucks and stalls from across Scotland will converge on the Tram Stop market, just outside St Mary’s Metropolitan cathedral for the Scottish heat of the British Street Food Awards.   [...]

Food – Ketchup Burger Wars

21/08/2014 // 0 Comments

From 2.30pm next Wed it will be war at Ketchup West End with Ketchup West End as well as Southside and Hummingbird competing against each other. Freebies, food and some fun thrown in, plus we are judging!   Come along, say hullo and check out the burgers! [...]

Review – Cafe am Kamin, Falckensteinstraße 18, 10997 Berlin, Germany

20/08/2014 // 0 Comments

Friendly, local cafe We stumbled across this neighbourhood cafe wandering through Kreuzberg catching some sun. As it was hot and sticky we decided some refreshment was needed. This place looked good. Clean, tidy, chatty folk outside perfect. folk chatting outside   We checked out their menu, [...]

Food Review – Fish Plaice, 1 St Andrews Square, Glasgow, G1 5PB

20/08/2014 // 0 Comments

The best fish shop in Glasgow One of my earliest foodie memories is visiting The Fish Plaice. Laughing at the signs “fish is said to give ye brains, so take some home and feed the weans”, standing in the forever huge queue and watching birds beng plucked, fish being gutted and listening [...]

Food Preview – Marco Pierre White at Hotel Indigo opens 21st August

14/08/2014 // 0 Comments

Marco Pierre White launches 21st August Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill will open on Thursday 21st August. Housed at Hotel Indigo, the Steakhouse Bar & Grill, the grill will hopefully be a welcome addition to the Glasgow scene. The man himself, Marco Pierre White To celebrate the [...]

Food – Foraging with Galloway Wild Foods

13/08/2014 // 0 Comments

Learning to Forage with Galloway Wild Foods   We joined Mark at Galloway Wild Foods for a forage along the River Clyde at Erskine to see what was under our feet,  along the hedges and at the seaside that could be eaten.   We started off with a quick slug of homemade Elderflower Champagne [...]
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