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Gotta Taste ‘Em All: Bonnie Burrito, Lauriston Place

Mexican food is good, it’s common knowledge, but what about Mexican food with some Scottish hints? Nicholas Forrest did it. He is the owner of Bonnie Burrito, a vivid red food stall strategically situated in front of the Blood Donor Center, near the College of Art. The young Scottish man thought about owning a food […]

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Review: Frisky

Frisky is Scotland’s original frozen yoghurt or “Froyo” brand, they are famous for selling delicious fat-free probiotic sweets, made from their own recipes and they’ve been in Edinburgh since 2012. You can find their treats at Lothian and Forest Road – they are launching their 3rd birthday party on May 18, check out the event […]

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Lifestyle Recipes

10 Ways to Use Eggs

Have you explored everything that can be done with eggs? Allow me to enlighten you and present a list showing how versatile eggs, sometimes neglected in the fridge, can be. Scrambled egg – I’m not teaching you anything new, it’s good for breakfast, lunch and dinner as it is, or you can try to add […]

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REVIEW: Gotta Taste ‘Em All Brazilian Crêpes

Gotta Taste ‘Em All is focusing this week on the green house-shaped stall on Middle Meadow Walk which cooks crêpes in an exotic way. The story behind this stall is cute and starts back in 2010, when Fernando Miranda was a student at the University of Edinburgh and was dating a young woman called Gardenia. […]

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Valentine’s Day Tips: The Big Dos and Don’ts

A very serious list of what to do or not do on this ‘special’ day, whether you’re in a relationship or single, based on real-life events. Julie gives valuable advice for singles and couples alike on the most important/negligible day of the year. Couples DO: Surprise him/her. DON’T: Pop into your boyfriend/girlfriend’s lecture or job […]

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Gotta Taste ‘Em All – Susie’s Wholefood

The street food review is back this week with Susie’s Wholefood, a lovely vegetarian food truck situated along the Meadows. It’s a little bit hidden, behind the main library, so if you’re not spending a few hours of your time there, you may have never seen it. But those who cross the Meadows to go […]

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Not to be missed: RAG WEEK

The group Edinburgh RAG (Raising and Giving) is once again organising a fundraising campaign from the 2nd to the 8th of February, offering many events throughout the week. You might have heard of their past hitchhiking events: Race2Paris or Race2Amsterdam. Please keep in mind that registration for the Race2Prague 2015 is currently open.

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Lifestyle Overseas Escapades

Last impressions: exchange students on Edinburgh

French exchange student Julie shares her experience of a semester at Edinburgh