Campbell Mickel from Edinburgh's Merienda discusses his micro herb garden and shows how to grow your own

CAMPBELL MICKEL FROM EDINBURGH'S MERIENDA DISCUSSES HIS MICRO HERB GARDEN AND SHOWS HOW TO GROW YOUR OWN

Micro herbs are tender immature plants, bursting with nutrients and able to be grown all year long. They are the seedlings of plants...

NEW CHANNEL 4 SHOW CHALLENGES FAMILY TO GIVE UP MEAT OR FACE SENDING ADOPTED ‘PET' TO SLAUGHTER

The channel 4 show states that it will aim to challenge Brits on how much they “really know about the animals they put on their plates”. In...

 
 
 
Old Curiosity Distillery releases Wild Gin - with proceeds going to RSPB Scotland

OLD CURIOSITY DISTILLERY RELEASES WILD GIN - WITH PROCEEDS GOING TO RSPB SCOTLAND

The Old Curiosity Distillery, based in Edinburgh, is launching the UK's first truly wild gin, and 20 per cent of proceeds will go to...

EDINBURGH'S SECRET HERB GARDEN RELEASES FULL MOON 2020 DINNER DATES - HERE'S EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Secret Herb Garden, in the south west of Edinburgh, was set up by Hamish and Liberty Martin to celebrate ‘ the magic of herbs',...

 
 
 
Popular tapas restaurant celebrates ‘Fiesta Nacional de España' with half price meals

POPULAR TAPAS RESTAURANT CELEBRATES ‘FIESTA NACIONAL DE ESPAÑA' WITH HALF PRICE MEALS

From 13-17 October, diners at Cafe Andaluz at restaurants in Glasgow's West End, Glasgow City Centre, Edinburgh New Town, Edinburgh...

New firm Cheaper By The Dram to make ‘old and rare whisky accessible' by breaking bottles down into drams to sell

NEW FIRM CHEAPER BY THE DRAM TO MAKE ‘OLD AND RARE WHISKY ACCESSIBLE' BY BREAKING BOTTLES DOWN INTO DRAMS TO SELL

Cheaper By The Dram will release its first two bottles to the public on the 16th October, splitting over £1,300 of fine and rare whisky...

 
 
 

SCOTLAND'S BUFFALO FARM PUSHES FOR CROWDFUNDING TARGET TO PRODUCE FIRST EVER BUFFALO MOZZARELLA

Steve's ambition to provide Scotland with its first ever home-produced buffalo mozzarella started a number of years ago, not long after...

England takes the double crown at the World Porridge Making Championships

ENGLAND TAKES THE DOUBLE CROWN AT THE WORLD PORRIDGE MAKING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Traditionally considered a Scottish staple, the championships once again showed the dish's global appeal, with the Golden Spurtle heading...

 
 
 

HUGELY POPULAR WHISKY WEBSITE SCOTCHWHISKY.COM ANNOUNCES SHOCK CLOSURE

Scotchwhisky.com, the authoritative online resource which highlights daily news, interviews and features from the world of Scotch whisky,...

Scotland's first 5k gin run offers runners chance to enjoy 5 great gins along the way

SCOTLAND'S FIRST 5K GIN RUN OFFERS RUNNERS CHANCE TO ENJOY 5 GREAT GINS ALONG THE WAY

The Gin Run is being organised by Archerfield Walled Garden in East Lothian, and will see runners take to the Archerfield estate to...

 
 
 
New Gordon & MacPhail whisky distillery planned for Grantown-on-Spey given approval by local authority 

NEW GORDON & MACPHAIL WHISKY DISTILLERY PLANNED FOR GRANTOWN-ON-SPEY GIVEN APPROVAL BY LOCAL AUTHORITY 

The Cairngorms National Park Authority granted approval for the design at a meeting held on Friday . The plans were unveiled last year...

Peebles Hydro launches new range of gins, a distillery and ‘UK's largest residential gin school'

PEEBLES HYDRO LAUNCHES NEW RANGE OF GINS, A DISTILLERY AND ‘UK'S LARGEST RESIDENTIAL GIN SCHOOL'

Peebles Hydro announced the launch of the 1881 gin , named after the year in which the iconic hotel opened, which uses the same water...

 
 
 
Edinburgh's Bross Bagels introduce two new limited edition flavours

EDINBURGH'S BROSS BAGELS INTRODUCE TWO NEW LIMITED EDITION FLAVOURS

The limited edition bagels will be available during National Seafood Week - 4-11th October and National Chocolate Week - 14-20th October...

HARD SELTZERS: IS THE LATEST US DRINKING FAD - ALCOHOLIC FIZZY WATER - ABOUT TO TAKE OFF IN THE UK?

What is a hard seltzer? Usually defined as a blend of carbonated water, alcohol and often fruit flavourings, Americans have been enjoying...

 
 
 

WILLIAMS BROS BREWERY TO CREATE KEYKEG RECYCLING HUB AT ALLOA BREWERY

Williams Bros. Brewing Co, located in Alloa, Clackmannanshire, already provides a central hub for the bottling and packing of many...

Sister from Scotland's Three Sisters Bake secures BBC TV deal

SISTER FROM SCOTLAND'S THREE SISTERS BAKE SECURES BBC TV DEAL

The 10-part baking TV show titled Flour Power will air on Saturday mornings at 11am on BBC 1 - the slot that was previously home to...

 
 
 
Champagne under threat as climate change begins to take hold

CHAMPAGNE UNDER THREAT AS CLIMATE CHANGE BEGINS TO TAKE HOLD

Speaking in an interview with GlobalData, CIVC director of communications Thibaut Le Mailloux said shifts in weather patterns and temperature...

Michael Atkinson: Scottish brands make a splash at America's Natural Products Expo East

MICHAEL ATKINSON: SCOTTISH BRANDS MAKE A SPLASH AT AMERICA'S NATURAL PRODUCTS EXPO EAST

When I was a kid and I wanted water, I turned on the tap. It was simple. Hydration wasn't an industry and it wasn't high on the agenda. I...

 
 
 

ALDI LAUNCHES NEW CANDY CANE GIN LIQUEUR AHEAD OF THE FESTIVE SEASON AND IT COSTS LESS THAN £10

With demand for flavoured gins and liqueurs on the rise, with UK sales up by 457 per cent in the past year, Aldi is getting shoppers...

Everything you need to know about this year's Edinburgh Cocktail Festival

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS YEAR'S EDINBURGH COCKTAIL FESTIVAL

Edinburgh Really Does Mean ‘Edinburgh' Now in its third year, ECW is back bigger than ever. While the main focus will be the Cocktail...

 
 
 



BREAKING Sergio Aguero involved in car crash before Man City training

BREAKING Sergio Aguero involved in car crash before Man City training

Man City striker Sergio Aguero was involved in a car crash in his Range Rover ahead of training this morning Read more ...

Hollyoaks star Nadine Mulkerrin welcomes baby boy with co-star fiancé Rory...

Hollyoaks star Nadine Mulkerrin welcomes baby boy with co-star fiancé Rory Douglas-Speed

Hollyoaks stars Nadine Mulkerrin and Rory Douglas Speed have become parents to a baby boy. Read more ...

Four arrested over Nazi salutes and racism at England match in Bulgaria

Four arrested over Nazi salutes and racism at England match in Bulgaria

Four people have been detained following vile abuse against England players on Monday night At least four Bulgarian football fans have been arrested over the racist abuse of... Read more ...

Boris Johnson will write letter to EU asking for Brexit extension until...

Boris Johnson will write letter to EU asking for Brexit extension until January 31 2020

BORIS JOHNSON will write a letter to the EU requesting a Brexit extension if a deal has not been agreed, Steve Barclay has said. Read more ...

Lionel Messi receives golden shoe after stunning 36 La Liga goals last season

Lionel Messi receives golden shoe after stunning 36 La Liga goals last season

This is the sixth time the Barcelona captain has picked up the award and the third time he has won it in a row Read more ...

Real Madrid appeal to La Liga to have huge Clasico clash with Barcelona...

Real Madrid appeal to La Liga to have huge Clasico clash with Barcelona MOVED to the Bernabeu

Real Madrid have reportedly appealed to La Liga in a bid to get their Clasico against Barcelona MOVED from to the Santiago Bernabeu with protests causing havoc near the Nou Camp. Read more ...

Ed Sheeran's record label boss steps down over ‘offensive' Run DMC costume

Ed Sheeran's record label boss steps down over ‘offensive' Run DMC costume

Ben Cook has stepped down Ed Sheeran's label boss has stood down as president of Atlantic Records after dressing up as a member of Run DMC at a birthday party. Ben Cook, who... Read more ...

Premier League will oppose plans to reduce automatic Champions League spots

Premier League will oppose plans to reduce automatic Champions League spots

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What will happen if Boris Johnson fails to secure a Brexit deal with the EU...

What will happen if Boris Johnson fails to secure a Brexit deal with the EU today?

Brexit remains on a knife-edge this afternoon as the EU and UK try to hammer out a last-minute divorce deal ahead of a crunch summit tomorrow. Read more ...

Greta Thunberg suggests climate protesters should stand up to police

Greta Thunberg suggests climate protesters should stand up to police

The 16-year-old Swedish activist addressed Met Police's public order to arrest Extinction Rebellion protesters causing chaos in the capital with their 'Autumn Uprising'. Read more ...