The castle rock face has endured some turbulent times and even in todays’ time it faces its challenges. Historically, we know of at least 26 separate occasions where an attempt was made to take the castle by force. Even the … Continue reading
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I hope you have all been busy stocking up your freezers with apple cakes, we have been eating quite a few in the tearooms! It’s Christmas time in my kitchen this month! But it’s far too early, I hear you … Continue reading
In our Whisky & Finest Food Shop we have some wonderful local produce including the delicious marmalade and chutneys by supplier Wild Fig. We recently caught up with Nicola Maul to learn more about their produce and how they came … Continue reading
What a fantastic month to be baking in the castle! We have been super busy with the Military Tattoo season and lots of Edinburgh Fringe visitors too. I am going to miss arriving at the castle to bands and fireworks … Continue reading
We have recently caught up with Garry Calderwood at the Stand Design Agency to get the inside scope on how the artwork was developed for the new Edinburgh map range that has been developed for our online shop and the … Continue reading