Blog — Ayrshire
Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight is celebrating its 10th year in 2019 with the aim to showcase and enjoy the fantastic variety of amazing produce we have here in Scotland from 31st August - 15th September.
We love being part of this industry and have listed a few of our favourite Scottish products.
Read on to find out more...
We are absolutely delighted to announce that we've been awarded 5 stars by Visit Scotland and are the first tourist shop in Ayrshire with this top rating.
The award was presented to Geraldo's owner, Toni Dawson by Visit Scotland's Regional Director, Gordon Smith and is now proudly in place at the entrance of our shop.
Read on to find out more about the rigorous assessment process that is required to achieve this top rating and see photos of Toni and her team receiving their 5 star award.
So how do you host the perfect Burns Supper? Across the globe we celebrate the life and works of our famous Scottish Bard on the 25th January. Haggis, neaps and tatties followed by clootie dumpling are standard, but it is the additional treats that will make a special night.
Read on to find some suggestions...
It's no wonder Arran gin is our number 1 selling gin in store and online. If you haven't yet tried this big, punchy gin then now's your chance to taste the wild island botanicals in this wonderful Scottish Gin launched earlier this year.
After the success of our in store tasting with co-founder George Laird, when gin lovers queued all afternoon to taste it, we're delighted to be offering it online too so that everyone can try it.