Monthly Archives: January 2013

Cocktails at Metropolitan and Chaopraya

I had some inspiring cocktails on a recent trip to Glasgow, including: a Pink Cucumber Martini at Metropolitan A yummy, fresh, pink drink, containing: Hendricks gin and St Germain elderflower liqueur, muddled with fresh cucumber, a twist of black pepper, lemon and cranberry juice … Continue reading

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Eating Out: delicious lunch at Esca

Another deal for lunch at Esca (we were there at the start of the month), and another fabulous meal. I had the calamari to start again, and it was superb – again! For my main I had Steak Rossini … Continue reading

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Another Slimming World cheese and onion pie

I made a massive Slimming World cheese and onion pie the other day and kept half to have another night: same amount of work, and two meals out of it! So, I didn’t have peas and carrots to add to the … Continue reading

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Fisher & Donaldson hollow chocolate cupcake!

Yup: Fisher & Donaldson have done it again! A massive hollow chocolate cupcake. Fantastic. We got ours for Christmas, and it didn’t last long… I almost think I could have a go at making one of these…

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Eating out: Vita, Perth

Just before Christmas, we had dinner at Vita in Perth with friends and were pleased with this new venue. It’s very central, the interior is fresh and trendy and the food and drinks menus look great. The menu had plenty … Continue reading

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More Slimming World pizza

Apparently it was International Pizza Week last week, or something. No need for an excuse in this house, so I made pizza for dinner on Friday – Slimming World pizza, of course! This time I used turkey steaks, instead of  … Continue reading

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Eating out: the Bothy

This was the first time I’d eaten at the Bothy, Perth, though I’d been for drinks on plenty of occasions (at their Famous Grouse Bar). I’ve also eaten at some of the other restaurants in the same corporation (like Mitchell’s), and … Continue reading

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