Pret A Manger’s Coffee Subscription Shake-Up
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
6h ago
Pret A Manger, the famous British coffee and sandwich chain, faces a significant backlash from its customer base following the announcement of major changes to its once-beloved coffee subscription service. The move has left many loyal patrons feeling betrayed and reconsidering their allegiance to the brand. The Rise of Pret’s Coffee Subscription In September 2020, amid the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, Pret A Manger introduced an innovative coffee subscription service. For £30 per month, subscribers could enjoy up to five free drinks daily, including coffee, tea, and hot chocolate ..read more
Visit website
Whitebox Cocktails Launches Second Crowdfunding Campaign
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
6h ago
Whitebox Cocktails, one of the UK’s fastest-growing independent cocktail brands, has initiated a second crowdfunding round on Republic Europe (formerly Seedrs) to raise £200,000 to expand its ready-to-serve cocktail business. This investment will be utilised to increase inventory, accelerate international expansion, and enhance marketing efforts. Whitebox Cocktails has made significant strides since its last crowdfunding round in 2023, which raised over £820,000 from 575 investors. Vieux Carre The company has seen an 84% increase in revenue, launched three new cocktails, expanded production ca ..read more
Visit website
SHORE The Scottish Seaweed Co. Expands Nationwide with Major Retail Partnerships
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
10h ago
SHORE The Scottish Seaweed Co. (SHORE) is celebrating a major milestone this summer. The Wick-based firm’s seaweed chips are now available in over 200 supermarkets across Scotland, expanding their reach to more customers. Key partnerships include: Tesco Scotland: Sweet Sriracha and Lightly Salted 80g share bags in 48 stores. Morrisons: Long-term listing in 46 stores. Asda: Three-month promotional deal in 63 superstores. Go Outdoors: Available in 60 stores nationwide. This expansion supports SHORE’s mission to provide great-tasting, healthier, and planet-friendly snacks. Since its 2020 launch ..read more
Visit website
Love on Tap: Innis & Gunn Romance Leads to Beer-Themed Wedding
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
10h ago
Two Innis & Gunn superfans whose romance blossomed following a sliding doors moment working for the brewer at the Edinburgh Festival celebrated their marriage at the weekend with a party kitted out by the premium lager brand.  Scots Jonny Coe and Jess Menon tied the knot in front of more than 120 guests in a dream ceremony at the Log Cabin at Ravensheugh in Tyninghame, East Lothian, on Saturday, 20 July 20. Their former employers made The occasion extra special, with Innis & Gunn donating a bar, decorations, and even personalised beer mats in honour of the pair’s to ..read more
Visit website
Talonmore Non-Alcoholic Spirit Partners with Angostura for International Self-Care Day
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
10h ago
International Self-Care Day, celebrated annually today, 24 July, marks a significant occasion for Edinburgh’s Talonmore Non-Alcoholic Spirit as they announce their first-ever partnership with the iconic bitters brand Angostura. This collaboration aims to educate drink lovers on the importance of self-care when choosing the perfect after-work drink. To achieve this, Talonmore has enlisted the expertise of Edinburgh’s top independent cocktail bar, Nightcap, to create a range of non-alcoholic services that emphasise wellness and mental health. The trend of wellness drinks is surging, with many, p ..read more
Visit website
Edinburgh Street Food team-up with Lonkero to launch Outdoor Cinema
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
1d ago
In partnership with Lonkero, a take on Finland’s national long drink, which has recently launched to market in Edinburgh, the large 4m outdoor screen boasts a two-month line-up of feel-good classic films and live screenings of Olympic Games Paris 2024. “Our refreshing long drink, made of gin, grapefruit and botanics is inspired by eccentricity and the love of the outdoors” says Joe Harris, co-founder of Lonkero Drinks. “What better way to celebrate its launch than with a free outdoor cinema at the city’s most loved and eccentric hang out, Edinburgh Street Food.” Lonkero Drinks won Best New Alc ..read more
Visit website
Best Places to Eat in the Scottish Highlands for a Traditional Scottish Experience
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
1d ago
The Scottish Highlands, with its breathtaking landscapes and rich history, offer more than just scenic views. It is a treasure trove of flavours that tell the story of Scotland’s rich food traditions. From cosy pubs serving hearty fare to Michelin-starred restaurants pushing culinary boundaries, here’s a list of great places to savour authentic Scottish cuisine. Seafood Shack, Ullapool This casual eatery has garnered national attention for its simple yet delicious approach: Featured in numerous TV shows and food magazines Offers a “Fisherman’s Board” with a variety of seafood to share Uses su ..read more
Visit website
Benriach Toasts the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
1d ago
Speyside single malt whisky, Benriach, has joined forces with the world-famous 2024 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo for the second year running in a collaboration that will see Benriach served in partnership with Innis and Gunn across bars within Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, and around the city for the month of August. Running from August 2-24 The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo will celebrate “the journey of connection through music, dance, culture, and military traditions”, featuring around 800 international performers from the USA, India, Switzerland, Australia and Canada. Be ..read more
Visit website
Johnnie Walker Princes Street Unveils AI-Powered Bottle Design Experience
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
1d ago
Johnnie Walker Princes Street, the World’s Leading Spirit Tourism Experience*, is inviting guests to discover Johnnie Walker x Scott Naismith, harnessing cutting-edge, purpose-built AI-technology to co-design their very own unique bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue Label. Only available at the Edinburgh venue, the experience is set to run from August 1-31 2024, and is believed to be the first ever to combine world-class Scotch whisky, art, and AI. The journey will invite visitors to shape their co-creation by answering simple prompts that will influence key themes in Scott Naismith’s work and ultim ..read more
Visit website
SugarBird in the Gardens opens Vineyard-Themed Pop-Up for Summer Months
Larder Magazine
by Paige Robinson
1d ago
Last week, popular wine bar SugarBird in the Gardens unveiled its latest addition to the two-storey venue, a gorgeous pop-up on its outdoor terrace. Inspired by its core offering of wines, the space is aptly named Vineyard Vibe and offers an inviting setting for guests to enjoy alfresco drinks.  Open from 12pm until 10pm Tuesday to Sunday – weather permitting – SugarBird in the Gardens will continue to serve its impressive wine selection and food platters at the pop-up, but will also be collaborating with local suppliers for a variety of surprises over the coming weeks ..read more
Visit website

Follow Larder Magazine on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR