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UK’s First Gin Garden Tours to Launch in Edinburgh

By at February 18, 2019 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Ever wondered about the process involved in making your favourite gin? From 23rd March, Edinburgh-based distillery, The Old Curiosity, is offering fans the opportunity to see the gin-making process for themselves, with the launch of its Gin Garden Tours. Based at the Secret Herb Garden at the foot of the Pentland Hills, the unique tours allow visitors to walk around the

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National Lottery funding awarded to Dynamic Earth

By at February 16, 2019 | 10:23 am | 0 Comment

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Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh’s five star visitor attraction, has been awarded £57,000 of funding to help progress plans towards delivering a project which will celebrate Scotland’s significant marine heritage. The funding, from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, enables the team at Dynamic Earth to move to the next stage of the application process, applying for further

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The Big Big Gin Festival is back!

By at February 12, 2019 | 3:38 pm | 0 Comment


And better than ever… After a successful 2018, the Big Big Gin Festival is back at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange on the 26th & 27th of April 2019! Gin lovers are in for a treat with a huge variety of gins, great food, live music and a gin cocktail bar. On your arrival you will receive your very own exclusive 2019 Big Big Gin Festival Glass and access to the

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The Edinburgh Wedding Fair Is Returning

By at February 5, 2019 | 1:01 pm | 0 Comment


Future brides and grooms mark your calendar!  The Edinburgh wedding fair is returning Create your dream wedding at the longest running wedding fair in Scotland The biggest wedding fair on the east coast of Scotland will once again return to the Edinburgh Corn Exchange! This year you will find the best inspiration for dresses, cakes, stationary and much, much more

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Roses are Pink this Valentine’s Day

By at January 21, 2019 | 2:17 pm | 0 Comment


Edinburgh-based distillery, The Old Curiosity, is spreading the love this Valentine’s Day, offering a quirky alternative to the traditional gifting of roses, with its unique colour-changing gin. Until the end of March, every 50cl bottle of the distiller’s Apothecary Rose gin will come with a free bag of hand-picked, pink rose petals to perfectly garnish each

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Dundas Castle launches Burns Supper package

By at January 13, 2019 | 11:42 pm | 0 Comment

88 Events Linen and tableware at Dundas Castle, in the Croquet Room, Stag Chamber and Great Hall
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Luxury venue, Dundas Castle, is offering an authentic Burns Supper experience for those looking to celebrate the iconic poet in a truly Scottish setting. Along with exclusive use of the Castle and its immediate grounds and with dining locations for up to 200 guests, the five star venue’s new package offers guests a Scottish themed drinks reception followed by a four

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Edinburgh Cookery School Launches Vegan Course

By at January 2, 2019 | 4:27 am | 0 Comment


Vegan Course to Support New Year’s Resolutions Edinburgh locals looking to go meat or dairy free as a New Year resolution are being supported to kick start their diet, thanks to two courses at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School (ENTCS), including a new vegan course.  The school – which offers professional cookery training, leisure courses and group hospitality

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Royal Mile Venue The Hub gets “China Ready”

By at December 14, 2018 | 9:58 pm | 0 Comment

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As Edinburgh gets ‘China Ready’ stunning landmark venue, The Hub, has launched its translated menu in Mandarin for Chinese guests. The new translated menu comes after a new direct air route between Scotland and China was launched in June 2018, linking Edinburgh Airport with Beijing. The menu also follows announcements that Edinburgh is set to stage its first Chinese

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Christmas Comes Early with Dundas Castle

By at December 13, 2018 | 2:13 am | 0 Comment

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Luxury venue Dundas Castle has launched its 2019 prices for its unique hideaway Boathouse ahead of Christmas, perfect for those seeking a last minute Christmas gift for family or friends. The Boathouse is a secluded self-catering cottage perched on the loch in the heart of the Dundas Estate near South Queensferry, yet only 20 minutes from Edinburgh City Centre. It has an

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Gin Distillery Gets in Festive Spirit with Tasting Event

By at November 28, 2018 | 10:50 pm | 0 Comment

Old Curiosity Gin_Tasting Event

Gin lovers are to have the rare opportunity to help a luxury gin brand determine its newest recipe at a special Christmas tasting night. Just in time for holiday celebrations with friends and family, Old Curiosity Gin is hosting the ultimate festive night out at its distillery at The Secret Herb Garden on Friday 14 December. Guests will be treated to a selection

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