World Whisky Day celebrations on top of Calton Hill

The Edinburgh Reporter was invited to have breakfast on top of Calton Hill on Friday morning along with Glengoyne Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Tom Lewis who is the chef from Monachyle Mhor and assorted other journalists. Why? Well it was in honour of World Whisky Day which is actually celebrated today.   Glengoyne invited media to join More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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New Chop House to open in East Market Street this summer

The Leith Chop House has been the name on everyone’s lips since it opened only last September, and now they are to extend into a new space at New Waverley Arches. The restaurant will be open 7 days a week More...

By Carol Wilkin On Saturday, May 7th, 2016
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Where to eat in Edinburgh – Le Di-Vin a hidden gem in the New Town

Le Di-Vin is tucked away just behind Charlotte Square on Randolph Place, opposite Sygn Bar. It is owned by the proprietors of the fabulous La P’tite Folie French Restaurants. As the name suggests it is a warm More...

By Carol Wilkin On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
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Where to eat in Edinburgh – An Evening at The Atelier Restaurant

In the heart of Edinburgh’s West End, The Atelier was described as a ‘must visit’ on Edinburgh’s dining scene according to many of my friends, so I was rather excited to go along last week for More...

By Julie Stirling On Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
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Where to eat in Edinburgh – Afternoon Tea at Tigerlily

What better way to celebrate Mother’s Day than with the long-time tradition of afternoon tea before a loiter along George Street? None, I would argue. I took my Mum to Tigerlily for her belated celebration last More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, April 28th, 2016
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Yoo hoo – here’s your coffee from Deliveroo!

Many of us love a cup of coffee. Sometimes it is the experience of going out for a coffee which is part of it, but other times we just want the best coffee at home or in the office to keep us going. So now all More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016
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Tommy Miah opens The Raj in Blackhall

Tommy Miah the Scottish/Bangladeshi entrepreneur has opened a new restaurant called The Raj in Blackhall and invited another Tom – entrepreneur Sir Tom Farmer – to perform the opening ceremony. Sir More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, April 11th, 2016
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Leith Food Assembly – what’s it all about?

Leith Food Assembly has burst onto the Edinburgh foodie scene with an idea of bringing great local produce to customers on demand. ‘great quality food from farm to fork’ The website explains that you More...

By Julie Stirling On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Where to eat out in Edinburgh – Celebrating the occasion at Element

Having been on a previous occasion for an exceedingly good Sunday roast, I was intrigued when I was invited to sample the latest offering from the stylish bar and restaurant Element. Their new ‘celebrate the More...

By Julie Stirling On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
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Where to drink coffee in Edinburgh – Grounds and Grams

Stockbridge is known as a haven for the foodies amongst its inhabitants and I count myself very lucky to be one of them. With the bustling Sunday market and a plethora of indie shops offering up artisanal delights More...