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Posted at December 12, 2011 by 3 Comments

Geeking out over… Chicken Noodle Soup & Love

This weekend my partner was treated to a selection of puréed foods any baby would be proud of. Vegetables, meat, pastas and accompaniments were all thrown into macaronmistress's borrowed blender and served up with swirls of cream and sprigs of herbs to try to make his weekend of toothache ...

Category : Geekery,Recipes
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Eating Standing Up: December 2011

We're into our second month and although Total Food Geeks is still in its infancy, we have been bowled over by the response the site has received so far. Thank you to our members, for writing such fascinating and varied pieces, and to our readers, for all your comments, tweets, ...

Posted at December 03, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Themed
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From the Tree: Interview with Cuckoo’s Bakery

At the bottom of Dundas Street there lies a room so full of magic and cheer that the eyes of adults and children alike are filled with delight from the moment they ...

Posted at December 01, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Interviews,Themed
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From the tree: Ten things you didn’t know about Cuckoo’s Bakery

Earlier this month I interviewed Cuckoo's Bakery, here's a little teaser for my upcoming 'From the Tree' post... Ten things you didn't know about Cuckoo's Bakery: Their cupcake menu changes every single day, with all the cupcakes being made that day Any cakes left over from that day go to ...

Posted at November 29, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Geekery,Themed
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Geeking out over… Cook That!

A few months ago fellow TFGE member Edinburgh Foody introduced me to the talented film maker Marc Grundy of King Film UK. Marc (@kingfilmuk) had recently moved to Edinburgh and, like most newbies to the city, was astounded by the variety of high quality restaurants available. Keen ...

Posted at November 13, 2011 by 2 Comments
Category : Geekery,Videos
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Geeking out over…Food photography by Darren Mckean

One of the core aims of Total Food Geeks is to support and encourage those involved in the Scottish food industries... Be it a butcher, a baker, a writer, a chef, a producer... we will be there to praise the ...

Posted at November 12, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Geekery
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From the tree: Cuckoo’s Bakery on British Baker [Video]

Last weekend I visited Cuckoo's Bakery to interview the owners Graham Savage and Vidya Sarjoo for my upcoming From the Tree November post. It was a perfect afternoon and I think it's safe to say that a delicious ...

Posted at November 11, 2011 by 2 Comments
Category : Recipes,Themed,Videos
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Geeking out over… Great British Bake Off Series Three Applications & Edinburgh

Sometimes it feels like Edinburgh has baking talent running through it's very soul; incredible cafés on every corner, independent bakers filling shops and market stalls, and events such as the Edinburgh Cake Ladies and Sofi's Bake ...

Posted at November 07, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Geekery
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Geeking out over… Harvey Nichols Pop Up Food Market

A quick alert for all you food geeks out there: Harvey Nichols has opened a pop up foodmarket on Multrees Walk. Launched a few weeks ago, it is a wonderland; a bizarre and absorbing mixture of exotic perishables and quirky, temporary design. I don't want to give too much ...

Posted at November 05, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Geekery
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Geeking out over…A wee mention on the BBC!

We just found out that Emily's first post was included on the BBC One page for Saturday Kitchen! Thank you BBC - you made our day!

Posted at November 02, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Geekery,Themed
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