The day of Robbie Burns is on the approach and in this blog, I’m taking a detour on tradition with an alternative when you don’t want to plate up the token Haggis, neeps and tatties. And in true Burns style, I’ll take you into this recipe blog through the art of rhythm and rhyme… Oh the day is back, and here it returns, The day … Continue reading Haggis Mac & Cheese
Just like the cast of The Hills, everyone is due a new beginning and that goes for me too as I change the direction for my blog. Continue reading “What to expect from The Food Hoover”
Between the ups and downs of Brexit, violence and wag face-offs to give the creators of Footballers Wives plenty of content for a new series – it seemed to be all negatives in the headlines of 2019. Thank god for the top notch eats that have got me through the year in one piece! Continue reading “Food highlights of 2019”
Casting my mind back to my days living near Holburn Street, the smell of grilled cheese was no stranger to my cul-de-sac with Melt cooking up a storm seconds around the corner. And now the delicious scent will circulate the city centre with Melt opening a second base on Belmont street. Continue reading “Getting to know Melt 2”
Picture a hyperactive Tigger bouncing around on his tail to his “Tiggers are wonderful things” tune, that’s the excitement I’m channelling this week as I await the opening of not one but two new restaurants in Aberdeen, The Esslemont Bar & Restaurant and Mac’s Pizzeria. Continue reading “All you need to know about The Esslemont and Mac’s Pizzeria”
Check out my review of the Molly’s Bistro special set menu as part of this year’s Aberdeen Restaurant Week. Continue reading Molly’s Bistro | AD
I give my top picks to look forward to during this summer’s Aberdeen Restaurant Week Continue reading Must-eats for ARW 2019 | AD
Find out everything you need to know about the new restaurant in the Aberdeen Market. Continue reading Sears Aberdeen
Find out what fantastic food and delicious drinks awaited on the Tippling House Aberdeen Restaurant Week menu. Continue reading Escape to The Tippling House | AD
Everything you need to know about Aberdeen Restaurant Week. Continue reading Aberdeen Restaurant Week Returns | AD
As the clock ticks closer to Hogmanay, we scatter around the shops looking for supplies to stock up the house for guests coming over to welcome the New Year.
I love being a host, but there is nothing worse than the fear of running out of food and starving your guests. Being the host comes at a cost though and if you’re too generous, you can end up spending a weighty sum.
It was round two on the review front with a dining experience with independent Cafe Harmony as part of Aberdeen Restaurant Week (ARW). Discover my thoughts on the official ARW blogger page here. Continue reading Cafe Harmony | AD