Afternoon tea. It’s one of those great British traditions. A towering cake stand filled to the brim with savoury sandwiches, sweet delights and scones served with lashings of jam and cream. You’d be forgiven for thinking that this is a decadent indulgence that can only be enjoyed by meat-eaters, but in fact there are lots […]
The vegan restaurant scene in Edinburgh has transformed completely over the last couple of years. When I first started veganedinburgh.com back in 2016, there were a handful of vegetarian restaurants in Edinburgh, and only one completely vegan eatery. How times have changed! There are now lots of vegan and vegan-friendly cafés in Edinburgh, so much […]
This is a really horrible page to write, but it has to be done. Sometimes despite having a great offering and a loyal fanbase, vegan-friendly cafés and restaurants have to close down.
Because who doesn’t love a bit of veggie haggis?!
Veganuary is here again! If you are wanting to try something new this month, three plant-based Edinburgh businesses have clubbed together to offer a loyalty card with a difference.
With winter coming in fast, it’s fair to say that comfort food is now high on the agenda and it doesn’t get more comforting than macaroni cheese. Many new vegans may think that this homemade favourite would be off the menu, but nothing could be further for the truth. There are so many fantastic alternatives […]
Have you heard about Edinburgh Cocktail Week? This celebration of all things cocktail is returning to Edinburgh bigger and better than ever. From 14-20 October, 70+ of the city’s best bars will offer signature cocktails for only £4 to everyone with an ECW wristband (get yours here!). There will also be exclusive ECW spaces, masterclasses […]
Fancy something sweet? You’re in luck. The vegan food scene has come a long way in Edinburgh, and long gone are the days where the only way that vegans could finish their meal out was with the lemon sorbet or – even worse – a fruit salad. The range of vegan desserts in Edinburgh has […]
If it’s your first trip to Edinburgh, it’s very likely that you will go to the Royal Mile. With Edinburgh Castle at one end, Holyrood Palace at the other and a whole host of unmissable attractions in between, the Royal Mile is the place to be if you want to tick off a few things […]
There used to be a time when being vegan meant missing out on the sweeter things in life – but not any more. The options for vegan cake are abundant nowadays and this is especially true in Scotland’s capital. Even if you are looking for something special, like a birthday cake or a wedding cake, […]