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Piccolino e Vino!

When was the last time you had a ‘proper’ Italian experience?

Nestling in Newton Mearns , on the Southside of Glasgow, Piccolino e Vino is proper old school Italian offering a ‘true sense’ of Italy with an authentic and charming, dining experience.

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Gia’s

The East End of Glasgow might not be known for its culture, sophistication and class but the locals do know about good food and value for money. Last night I put my bet on a new and very chic eatery, which is sure to be a massive hit with East Enders and anyone else who cares to take a trip down Shettleston Road!

You will love it!

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O Sole Mio

In the words of the song, sometimes the best things are there;
‘Sta ‘nfronta te!’
They are right there in front of us and we become so familiar we no longer recognise the goodness, kindness, love and suddenly, it’s gone!Sometimes we need to go back to the beginning, maybe toa time when we had less but wanted more. Did we all crave to be better and move on to bigger, better, shiny new ‘things’?

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History of Coffee!

What’s the first thing you think of when you smell coffee and where do you think it comes from? There are many myths and legends regarding the origins but I love the funny, charming one about Kaldi and his dancing goats. It might not be true but it certainly is one of the most entertaining. What do you think? Continue reading “History of Coffee!”

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Summer’s End!

Dimora 

The end of Summer Party at Dimora happened to be on one of the hottest days this month! On Saturday I spent a lovely afternoon in the Pimm’s Garden with beautiful friends and wonderful food.  Dimora,  is in Newton Mearns, on the outskirts of Glasgow.  The food is authentic and made using local produce, where possible but also Peppe, the owner, imports specialities from his home in the region of Campania in Italy.

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