An introduction to Scottish craft beer
9 Mins
The world’s gone craft beer mad, it’s everywhere. If you’ve been left behind, nursing your G&T, then maybe it’s about time you whet your whistle in the wonderful world of hops, grain and golden nectar. Beer’s no longer the mainstay of flat cap wearing grumps in social clubs; it’s a buzzing scene of wine-style pairings, tasting notes and sampling flights. With IPA Day on Thursday 03 August 2017 and International...
Craft beer / Scotland / breweries
Take the challenge: Man versus food
2 Mins
Ever since Adam Richman’s surprise hit TV show, Man v. Food , hit our screens, the nation’s appetite for crazy food challenges has ballooned to belt-bustin’ proportions. While Adam has...
Food Challenge / Edinburgh / Eating out
Mother’s Day afternoon tea
1 Min
What better way to spend quality time with mum this Mother's Day than by sitting down to afternoon tea together. We round up a few of the best places in Edinburgh and Glasgow to treat mum...
Mother's day / afternoon tea / Dining out
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...
pancake day / shrove tuesday / fun facts
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
Grow-your-own goes next level
2 Mins
There’s been a recent rise in hotels and restaurants that put the pro into provenance. More than just following their produce back to origin, they’ve become both source and consumer. The...
grow-your-own / Food / Trends
Edinburgh’s best place for brunch
8 Mins
Not quite breakfast, not quite lunch; brunch is that lazy, mid-morning meal where pretty much anything goes. From delicately smoked salmon and freshly squeezed orange juice to full-on fry-...
Edinburgh / Brunch / i-on awards
Glasgow’s best breakfast and brunch
7 Mins
Looking for something to set you up for the day? Or perhaps you need something that’ll help you get over the night before. Well look no further. We’ve scoured Glasgow for the best places to...
Glasgow / Breakfast / Brunch