Category Archives: Blythswood Square

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BLYTHSWOOD SQUARE: ROASTED YOUNG GROUSE RECIPE

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Celebrate the Glorious Twelfth with Roasted Young Grouse from The Roxburghe Estate with Sourdough Real Bread Sauce and Seasonal Mushrooms.

As the summer approaches most chefs and game connoisseurs are getting excited about the glorious twelfth that marks the start of the hunting season. The season runs until the 10th of December and covers 3 seasons – late summer, Autumn and winter.

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Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening at Blythswood Square

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By Natalie Rodgers, Spa Treatments Manager at Blythswood Square.

Spring officially began on the 1st March and runs right through to the 31st May – so what does this mean for us?

Well, apart from the obvious temperature and light change, this new season can affect our mind and bodies more than we realise. Any seasonal change can affect our mood, sleeping pattern, eating pattern and energy levels. Spring is widely known as Spring awakening or Spring fever.

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Blythswood Square and Wear Eponymous Competition

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Win a bespoke shopping experience with exclusive Wear Eponymous designers, plus dinner from the new A La Carte Menu at Blythswood Square.

We are delighted to have teamed up with fashion and lifestyle brand Wear Eponymous to bring you an exciting competition prize.

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COMPETITION: WIN A ROX DIAMOND NECKLACE, VIP SHOPPING EXPERIENCE AND DINNER FOR 2

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We are delighted to have teamed up with ROX, one of the UK’s most exciting and inspiring jewellers, to bring you two fantastic competition prizes.

We have 2 beautiful ROX Diamond Heart Necklaces to give away. One for a lucky Edinburgh follower and one for a lucky Glasgow follower. Not only that but the winners (and a friend) will also enjoy a VIP shopping experience in the ROX boutiques at Argyll Arcade or Assembly Rooms, which includes a glass of Champagne in their Laurent Perrier Bar whilst you browse their beautiful collections.

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Celebrating National Carrot Cake Day: February 3rd

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National Carrot Cake Day is celebrated each year on the 3rd February.

At Blythswood Square we have a particularly tasty Carrot Cake with Creme Fraiche Sorbet and Gingercrumb, which appears occasionally on our Afternoon Tea menus.

Our Executive Head Chef Martin Thliveros has kindly shared his carrot cake recipe with us – a little glimpse into the magic of the kitchen at Blythswood Square.

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Mushroom Lunch

GUEST BLOG: MUSHROOM HUNT WITH BLYTHSWOOD SQUARE KITCHEN & FRESH DIRECT

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Andy FraserIn this guest blog Andy Fraser from Fresh Direct UK talks about his recent mushroom hunt with the kitchen team from Blythswood Square. Andy has been a forager for 14 years and is father to two future foragers :-)

Fresh Direct UK are a leading national supplier to the UK food service industry. They supply Blythswood Square with all their fresh fruit and vegetables.

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IF YOU LIKE PARTIES, YOU’LL LOVE ‘SPARTIES’

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By Natalie Allera, Marketing Manager for Blythswood Square

One of my favourite things is a party, who doesn’t love a good knees up. It’s not a regular occurrence these days as life seems to have become crazy busy since I became a parent, but that only makes me appreciate nights out a whole lot more.

Another much loved pastime of mine is spending time in the spa. There is nothing better than lying back in the hydro pool and relaxing after a hard week in the office.

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BLYTHSWOOD SQUARE RED BOOTH COMPETITION

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INSPIRED
Browsing through social media recently to check out pictures of our hotel, I came across A LOT of red booth images. It is definately a popular spot to take a selfie or group photo. How lovely to see all those smiling happy guests in what is unmistakably Blythswood Square. You can’t miss those vibrant red booths.

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