Gamba’s secrets revealed
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Ever wished you could perfect Gamba ’s legendary Fish Soup (known as Foup) at home? Now you can as the recipe features in the restaurant’s chef-patron Derek Marshall’s new cookbook. Showcasing seafood dishes that are perfect for simple suppers as well as special occasions, the book is full of hints and tips on how to get the best out of great ingredients. We especially like the selection of Gamba’s signature...
Gamba / cookbook / Recipes
Bit of a blether with Amanda Brown of Pumpkin Brown
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Amanda Brown, founder of raw food café Pumpkin Brown in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket, is obsessed with Scottish tap water and Ralph Lauren candles. Home is… The New Town with husband, Craig, and...
Pumpkin Brown / interview / raw food café
Racletiquette: Where to find the best raclette
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Did you know that raclette derives from the French word racler, meaning "to scrape"? Us neither, but I’m sure we can all agree that melty cheese, charcuterie and wine make for quite the...
Raclette / Dining out / Food trends
Spotlight on St Andrew Square
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Business is booming at the East End of town and the latest bar and restaurant group to join the likes of Wahaca, Refinery and Dishoom - all now open for business - is Di Maggio’s (the group...
St Andrew Square / The registers / new restaurants
Pizza Punks rocks up in Glasgow
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Glasgow’s burgeoning pizza scene has just welcomed a new contender and a tasty one it is too. Newly opened, the 160 cover Pizza Punks with its neon signs and industrial décor looks like it’...
Pizza punks / Glasgow / restaurant
New Year’s Eve party food made easy
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The holiday season is exhausting. After the frenzy of gift buying, the struggle to keep the little ones from getting too over excited, and the quest to keep the relatives’ glasses topped up...
Loch leven's larder / new year's eve / Food
A healthy Christmas feast
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With a few tweaks, Christmas lunch doesn’t have to leave us with a belly to rival Santa’s. Here’s how. Traditional Christmas dinner gets a bad rep but it can be a pretty healthy meal if we...
christmas / Food and drink / healthy eating
The end of street food?
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It’s no secret that street food is thriving in Scotland. But has the concept changed as more businesses jump on the bandwagon? Dean Newton investigates. Street food, as a term, feels like...
Street food / Food trends / Food and drink