Six things you didn’t know about Pancake Day
1 Min
It’s Shrove Tuesday on 28 February so practice the perfect toss and impress any foodies with these fun pancake facts… Pancake Tuesday (or Shrove Tuesday as it’s commonly known) is a Christian event. It started as a way to use up leftover fatty (and luxury) ingredients such as milk, eggs and flour before Lent fasting starts on Ash Wednesday. If you can toss a pancake and keep it in one...
pancake day / shrove tuesday / fun facts
Lunch of champions at One Square
1 Min
Scottish Rugby fans, we don’t want to put a dampener on things ahead of the Six Nations match against Wales on Saturday 25 February, but the boys in blue haven’t beaten the Welsh in any of...
One Square / six nations / rugby
Ballintaggart Farm Feast Night at Dry Edinburgh
1 Min
If you picked up the March issue of i-on magazine you’ll have seen us raving about Dry Edinburgh - the capital’s first alcohol-free bar. This short, sharp shot of sobriety is only around...
dry edinburgh / ballintaggart farm / pop up event
Banana and blueberry pancakes recipe
1 Min
Why wait until Shrove Tuesday to serve up these perfect pancakes? They make a delicious breakfast treat and can be whipped up and flipped up in no time. Have a go at the simple recipe below...
pancakes / pancake day / recipe
Dinner at Tigerlily
1 Min
On a cold winter’s night, there’s nothing better than a meal with friends in a stylish location. The newly launched dine in for £15 two courses menu at Tigerlily offers great value for...
Tigerlily / dine-out menu / review
paesan
3 Mins
Could Miller Street be on the verge of stealing Finnieston’s culinary crown as the top food destination in Glasgow? Susie Cormack Bruce chews it over. Memories of Miller Street, just off...
Glasgow / Miller Street / Food review
Parma ham and ricotta pancakes recipe
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Shake up your Shrove Tuesday celebrations with this tasty recipe from Prosciutto di Parma . Why resort to the same old lemon and sugar combo when you can create something far more exciting...
pancake day / recipe / savoury pancakes
Valentine’s white chocolate truffles recipe
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Whether you create these tempting truffles because you want to show your sweetheart how much you care, or you’re just that much of a stingy skinflint you don’t want to fork out for an...
valentine's day / chocolate truffles / recipe
Exclusive i-on reader offer: Enjoy complimentary Champagne at The Pompadour by Galvin
2 Mins
The i-on team are firm believers that every Saturday is worth celebrating and the Michelin-starred chef brothers, Chris and Jeff Galvin agree. That’s why they’re opening the doors to The...
The Pompadour by Galvin / offer / champagne lunch
Scotland’s most romantic restaurants
4 Mins
We asked i-on readers to share their favourite romantic eating establishments to help you pick the best spot for a Valentine’s to remember. Rhubarb, Prestonfield House Hotel, Edinburgh...
Restaurants / Dining out / valentine's day