Monte Rojo Gran Canaria! I feel over the coming months I’m going to be ticking off many countries and destinations from my list and today was no exception. Prawns When growing up the idea of Mediterranean beach holidays was simply never a prospect. Summers were at best a trip to see one of my brothers …

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Taxidi

Taxidi I seem to be all about the Mediterranean holiday destination food at the moment, so following a couple of joyful Spanish meals I thought some Greek food might be a good final munch before heading off on holiday. We headed for Taxidi on Brougham Street to check out its wares.Exterior I was joined by …

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Flutes & Tails Edinburgh airport is regrettably one of the poorest I’ve visited in terms of food options. On today’s visited I was tempted by a look at Bar Burrito’s breakfast menu but the production-line ladling out of rubber eggs almost turned my stomach and certainly turned my feet towards the exit.Place mat Instead I …

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The Barony Bar I’m a consistent bemoaner of the lack of good pub grub options in the city. I had a good recent experience in the St Andrews Brewing Co, but that was still beset by casseroles with lids being called pies. I’d heard good reports of the Barony Bar’s scran so popped in to …

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Casa Mara Following on from a highly enjoyable visit to The Black Hoof, a few days ago, I found myself still in the mood for Spanish food. I suspect this was because I was looking forward to some time on the beaches of Gran Canaria in the coming days.Interior detail I’d been tracking the refit …

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