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
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
The best afternoon tea in Glasgow
6 Mins
Sometimes when a cake craving hits, only three tiers of sweet treats will do. So for those with a hankering for stuffing one’s face in the most eloquent of manners, we’ve rounded up five of...
Glasgow / afternoon tea / Dining out
wine
4 Mins
A good glass of wine is a treat to be savoured with friends, and in Edinburgh there are a growing number of wine bars to suit every mood. Here are a few favourites, as selected by readers...
wine bars / Edinburgh / awards
glasgowburgers
6 Mins
On those chilly winter days when only a burger will do, make sure it's a tasty gourmet one. So as part of the i-on Food and Drink Reader Awards 2016 in association with Deliveroo we...
Burgers / Glasgow / awards