Champany Inn, Linlithgow – Pol Roger 2004 Scottish Launch

An honour indeed to be invited to Restaurant of the Year 2013, and even more so to attend one of the Champagne calendar’s more recognised events; I was delighted to find myself at The Champany Inn, near Linlithgow. A bonny little building, nestled around a cosy courtyard and dating back to the … [Read more...]

The Craw Inn, Auchencrow, Berwickshire

The Craw is not somewhere I just stumbled upon but a little village inn, with accommodation, I have known for some years and would love to adopt as my “local”, geography allowing. Quaint, cosy, welcoming and serving some fantastic wines from an extensive list; what more could anyone wish for? Oh … [Read more...]

The Waterside, Haddington

How lovely to be able to give a second chance – I know the Waterside of old; when, at the height of its adoration, customers would travel a distance to eat there; pre-booked of course; there was no chance of sitting down otherwise; such was its popularity. Sadly, for a time, new owners didn’t … [Read more...]