Scottish Gin

Scottish Gin

It comes as no surprise that over the past few years there has been a massive revival in the Gin industry. As a younger man, I probably would have squirmed at the thought of drinking Gin but times have changed and I have taken quite a liking to this deliciously refreshing drink. Over 16 million bottles of [...]

The Wellesley – Jazz Evening

The Wellesley – Jazz Evening

  The Wellesley; beautifully restored before opening in 2012, this intimate luxury hotel adjacent to Hyde Park in London is the perfect place to escape the busy streets of the city. Its beautiful facade lures you in, where you can enjoy the many luxurious services of this glamorous boutique-grand hotel. After travelling to London from [...]

Gaucho – Edinburgh

Gaucho – Edinburgh

The exciting regeneration of Edinburgh’s St Andrews Square has brought a hub of exceptional culinary establishments , with the addition of Dishoom and The Ivy on the Square. The newest contender is the famous Argentinian steak restaurant Gaucho. Having been to their London branch, I was excited to hear that Gaucho decided to open their first [...]

Boston & Hawthorne

Boston & Hawthorne

Tucked away on one of Stockbridge's quant cobbled streets, is Edinburgh's first and only curiosities and oddities bar; Boston and Hawthorne. They have come up with a unique dining experience that is sure to surprise and delight any of its customers. I was invited along to preview their sit down banquet with matching drinks. They [...]