Everybody loves a picnic and the Great Perthshire Picnic, which runs through September, is a feast of local produce and home-grown talent.
It’s no secret that the UK has developed quite a fondness for gin. With World Gin Day approaching (Saturday 10 June ), Steve Smith, Head Chef at Bohemia, insists it’s time we lay off the G&T’s and instead bring the spirit to the boil.
The Tour de France (TdF) starts today in Düsseldorf with a 14km time-trial on the banks of the Rhine. This short course is almost completely flat and will organise the race standings for the next flat road race stage and decide the first wearer of the Yellow Jersey for 2017.
At one minute past midnight on October 21 1956, Dundee’s last tram made its final journey, drawing a chapter of Dundee’s transport history to an emotional end .
There’s only one topic of conversation on everyone’s mind when it comes to food in January, says Graeme Pallister, chef patron of 63 Tay Street in Perth.
The world of cycling is filled with dos and don’ts. I don’t mean the thick race rule book that arrives every year with my British Cycling membership, or even the Highway Code.
As Dundee celebrates its 38th Jazz Festival, Caroline Lindsay discovers that a whole raft of talent – homegrown and international – will be descending on Courier Country next week
We all know the French take food and drink extremely seriously, so much so in that people can become cultural knights or Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres – awarded for a significant contribution to the enrichment of the French cultural inheritance.
Graeme Pallister, chef patron of 63 Tay Street in Perth, loves each season’s bounty and at the moment apples are giving him a culinary hug
A down-at-heel office space becomes the Swiss alps, with Napoleon on his charger; a dishevelled bedroom morphs into a lake with a white swan; a sitting-room becomes a roost for pigeons or a set for Robbie Burns; an artist’s studio transforms into a space inhabited by Bonnie Prince Charlie, with fancy-cakes replacing the colours on the artist’s palette.