Scottish pig

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

In downtown Edinburgh there was a shop the likes of which I’d never seen before. Its tiny window displayed nothing but this single, crisp, roasted beauty of a beast that was slowly being carved up, back to front, for the customers. It was all they served. It was one of most beautiful and disturbing shops [...]

Dining in Scotland

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

The Scottish can’t cook worth a damn, in my experience (and as you can probably tell from those beans) but this steak-and-ale pie was actually great. And what a lovely establishment it was…